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100 Days till Christmas!!!

Help top up the FHDJS funds and sign up to Easy Fundraising:- (Copy and paste the link into your browser) That way whilst you're doing your online Christmas shopping you... Read more.

Message from the Green Team

In case you are new to High Down schools or didn't read any of last year's newsletters, the Green Team is a small team of volunteers at High Down who, in March 2019, started to help the infant and jun... Read more.

School Starting Times

Hi just to clarify that unless they are attending Breakfast Club or gym club pupils should not be on the school site before 8.40am. The school can not  supervise any pupils left alone on site befo... Read more.

Y1 children

Please could your child bring an empty, named shoebox to school to use in one of our DT activities by Friday 13th September at the latest.... Read more.

NSCP Flu Immunisation Programme

Dear parents Following on from our recent Parentmail regarding the Flu Immunisation programme, please find below a message from the NSCP, as there has been some conflicting information circulating... Read more.

From the “Friends of High Down Junior School”

A Chance for a Bargain! Friends have been kindly donated 2 sets of Family of 4 Tickets to Oakwood Theme Park in Pembroke, Wales! These have a value of over £100 so we want to offer this to the ... Read more.


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.

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High Down Schools
Down Road, Portishead
Bristol BS20 6DY