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Census Day Prize Draw

Many thanks to all of you who booked a school dinner for your child today. The response was great and will help to boost our finances. The lucky prize draw winners will be bringing home their book ... Read more.

Y2 Theatre trip and lunches – Thursday 17th January

Just a reminder that Year 2 are going to see The Borrowers at the Tobacco Factory this Thursday. We are on a very tight time schedule and need to get all the children on the coach by 12, after havi... Read more.

Coffee and Chat Morning to be re-scheduled

As this is such a busy festive time in school with  Xmas Performances, Dress Rehearsals etc we have decided to re-schedule this term's Coffee and Chat Morning to Next Term -Term 3. We will keep you ... Read more.

Junior Christmas Post Box

The Christmas Post box is now open to take deliveries and is situated in the main hall on the stage. Can you please make sure the full name of child and class is on the envelope to enable cards to ... Read more.

Attempted Abduction

Dear Parents/Carers  We have been made aware that there was an attempted abduction of a young person in Portishead over the weekend. Police are investigating a possible male driving a white van. U... Read more.

Christmas Fair – “Thank you”

Dear All The Christmas Fair on Friday was a huge success!          Thank you for coming along, we hope you had fun?! Thank you to everyone who gave their time and efforts to make it happen.... Read more.

Children in Need

Between both schools we managed to raise £735! Many thanks to all those who contributed.... Read more.

Parent Governor Vacancy

Dear Parents/Carers We currently have a vacancy for a Parent Governor. The application deadline is 3.30 pm on Wednesday 28 November 2018. For information on how to apply take a look in the Gove... Read more.


We have received a report of residents and deliveries being unable to access Manor Close at school drop off/pick up times due to parents' vehicles. Please could you avoid parking in Manor Close/Do... Read more.

Christmas Card Deadline

It may seem too early to think about Santa & his reindeer, but the deadline for Christmas Card ordering is next THURSDAY 25th OCTOBER! We cannot accept orders after this date so please don’t ... Read more.

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High Down Schools
Down Road, Portishead
Bristol BS20 6DY