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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.

Disabled Car Parking Spaces

Dear all we are updating our list of parents/carers who are can access the staff car park and park in disabled spaces. If you wish to remain on the list or to be added please could you bring your ... Read more.

Coffee and Chat

Coffee and Chat   As discussed at the last Parent Coffee Morning on Friday 22nd June we will be holding our termly Coffee and Chat on Wednesday 24th Oct after drop off at 9.00am in Staff Ro... Read more.

Social Media

High Down Schools understands and appreciates the benefits of social media. However, whilst there are many positive benefits to using social media, there may also be some significant negative impacts,... Read more.

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High Down Schools
Down Road, Portishead
Bristol BS20 6DY