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School Dinners on Census Day Thursday 16th May 2019

Hi all, as Thursday 16th May is census day, the menus for Thursday and Friday this week have been swapped round so that fish and chip day is on Thursday. You will see this when you book on the Aspens ... Read more.

School Dinners

Just to let you know that due to supplier issues the meat dish tomorrow will be beef rather than gammon. Also a reminder to book dinners for Term 5 if you have not already done so. Heather Kirkp... Read more.

H&S Update – Pupil Safety Before and After School

Hi just to remind you that all children who are not attending clubs should leave the site promptly at the end of the school day. This is for the safety of our After School Club (and the various other ... Read more.

Easter Bonnets

On Friday, 5th April, the Infants will be having their traditional Easter Service and Bonnet parade.  Please send your child into school with a decorated item of headgear.  This doesn't have to be c... Read more.


Please can we remind all parents of our NO NUTS policy.  This includes nut based products such as peanut butter and Nutella etc.  We have several children in school with severe nut allergies. Tha... Read more.


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.

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Down Road, Portishead
Bristol BS20 6DY