FROM THE HEAD MASTER

Following the Government directive, Downside School has closed for the time being. Whilst we are uncertain when we, along with other schools, will be able to open again for pupils and staff to return in person, we remain, as ever, a committed Downside community. This is a time for imagination and courage, a chance to […]

PETRE SOCIETY 2020

It was a pleasure to welcome so many Petre Society Members and their guests to celebrate St Gregory’s Day on 12th March. The Petre Society is made up of individuals who have pledged to remember Downside in their will, which is just one of the ways to support us.  The day started with whole School […]

WHITE KNIGHTS BALL

OGs enjoyed the 43rd White Knights Ball on 11th January 2020, held at Grosvenor House Hotel in London.  The ball was in aid of the Order of Malta Volunteers’ work with adults and children with disabilities and illness.  To view all the photographs, visit the White Knights Ball Facebook group here.  Photo copyright White Knights Ball.

THE OTHER GUYS: A CAPPELLA LIKE YOU’VE NEVER HEARD BEFORE!

Jaw-dropping harmonies, inventive lyrics and slick dance moves: Thursday night was a cappella night at Downside School as singing sensation The Other Guys performed a medley of songs in the school theatre. Scotland’s premier all-male a cappella ensemble, The Other Guys (TOG), was founded in 2004 by a group of friends at the University of […]