School News

Team Bath award for Maria!

Congratulations to Maria Dolman, who was recently awarded the ‘Coach’s Player of the Year’ title for her performance with the Team Bath Netball U14’s team. Maria currently competes in a range of disciplines… she’s also one of the founder members of the new girls’ cricket team!  Click here to learn more about sport at Downside.

Concerto Competition 2018

Downside pupils took part in the 2018 Concerto Competition, on Sunday evening. The annual event is a real highlight in the musical calendar at Downside, with impressive performances from our talented musicians.  Director of Music, Julian McNamara, was pleased to welcome Gillian Oswell as adjudicator for the competition, and the panel enjoyed performances from the […]

A very regal summer open day

The sun was shining brightly over Downside School for the Open Day, on Saturday 19th May.  As the royal family were preparing for their big day in Windsor, so the staff and pupils of Downside were getting ready to welcome new families.  Our visitors enjoyed hearing from Andrew Hobbs, who has been appointed Head Master […]

Ten Tors 2018

We’re pleased to announce that eighteen Downside pupils completed the Ten Tors challenge, this year. Two teams of six took part in the 35-mile challenge, and one team of six completed the 45-mile challenge.  After a blessing from Fr Boniface upon departure, the pupils joined other teams at Okehampton Army Camp to attend a safety […]