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As the end of term approaches,  if you have any unwanted school uniform and are not sure what to do with it, a wonderful parent at High Down is collecting this to send to Kenyan school children. S... Read more.

Lost property.

Dear Parent / Carers, We have a table full of lost property which is on the front infant playground. Please take a look to see if any of the items belong to your child as they will be recycled ... Read more.

End Of Year Picnic

Dear Parents/Carers, To help celebrate the end of a successful year the Infant and Junior children will be joining together for a picnic on the afternoon of Monday 22nd July. Please send a sma... Read more.

Junior sports week

Next week is Sports Week. Children should wear either school PE kits, school polo shirts or house colour shirts only. Please note: NO FOOTBALL SHIRTS ALLOWED. House colour t-shirts are availa... Read more.

Green Team Update

BTR collection and recycling school shoes Thank you to everyone who supported the BTR collection yesterday.  We raised £55 for the school.  The next collection is on Wednesday 9th October so pl... Read more.

Shoe Recycling

RECYCLE OLD / UNWANTED SCHOOL SHOES As Friday will be the last day that children will be wearing their school shoes, you have a few options of what you can do with unwanted ones: Take them to ... Read more.

Please help us to keep our school site tidy

Hi we are very proud of our school site and we hope you agree that it is looking really good. Please could we ask you to help us keep it litter free by taking home your children's sweet papers etc. ... Read more.

Clothes Collection

"You have one week left to gather together any unwanted, good condition items of clothing, paired shoes, belts and bags, as the next BTR collection is on Wednesday 10th July.    If you have any qu... Read more.

Returning to school after sickness.

Dear Parents / Carers, Please be aware that if your child is absent from school due to sickness or diarrhoea, they may not return to school until 48 hours after their last incident. If they ret... Read more.

QUICK REMINDER – NSPCC Parent/Carer Workshop

Further to Mr Hopkins letter dated the 14th June this a quick reminder inviting all parents and carers or family members to a free online safety workshop. If you are interested in attending please ... Read more.

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High Down Schools
Down Road, Portishead
Bristol BS20 6DY