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Outlook/Hotmail Spam Issue We are aware of an issue with Outlook and Hotmail inboxes incorrectly classifying our emails as spam, meaning parents may be unaware of emails they are receiving from Par... Read more.

Comic Relief Red Nose Day

Thank you to all that contributed to the 'Red Nose Day'.  We raised £611 for Comic Relief.... Read more.

Textile collection

Thank you for bringing bags of clothes and shoes to the textile collection on Wednesday.  We collected 285kg and received a payment of £114, which will be split evenly between the PSA and the Friend... Read more.

Friends Quiz Night

Thank you to all the teams that entered the Fish and Chips Quiz Night last Friday. Lots of  fun was had by all and it raised over £1,200 which is great!... Read more.

Recycling at High Down

A message from Elizabeth in Year 4: "The children at High Down started collecting crisp packets on Monday when I put a box in the dinner hall.  I told everyone about this in an assembly with M... Read more.

Red Nose Day – Friday 15th March

Dear parents/ carers, Friday is non-uniform for Red Nose Day and children across both schools are invited to come to school in their own clothes and, if possible, wear something red.  If they don'... Read more.

School Textile Collection – Wednesday 20 March

A reminder about the whole School textile collection on 20 March by BTR.  Hopefully you've been gathering up any unwanted clothes, belts, handbags and paired shoes and will be bringing the... Read more.

Nearly New and Uniform Sale

The PSA will be holding a Nearly new and uniform sale, in the infant school hall on Saturday 30th March, from 10am to 1pm. Wanting to have a clear out of your baby, toddler and little ones clothing... Read more.

Tea towel and coaster orders

The order deadline for tea towel and coaster orders is today... however it has come to light that there are a fair number of parents who have yet to receive the order form. Please find these attache... Read more.

Friends Quiz ‘n’ Chips Evening – 15th March

Welcome Back to School! Just a reminder to get your forms in for the Quiz 'n' Chips evening (15 March) by the 4 March - thank you to those who have already.  There are still places available ... Read more.

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High Down Schools
Down Road, Portishead
Bristol BS20 6DY