Co-curricular activities provide vital experiences and opportunities and Downside School offers an exceptionally wide choice to its pupils.
Wider Curriculum Activities
All boys and girls are expected to participate; there are extended time slots for activities, clubs and societies, drama, music and sport on every weekday afternoon and a huge range of activities also take place outside the formal co-curricular times.
Activity Clubs and Societies
The Activity clubs and societies aim to develop and meet the interests of every pupil at Downside and there are more than seventy different clubs and societies:
|Art||Duke of Edinburgh||School Council|
|Astronomy||Environmental Committee||School Magazine|
|Ballet RAD Classical||Fly Fishing||Skiing|
|Band||Gardening||Speech and Drama|
|Bridge||Indoor Football||Stone Carving|
|Chess||Model United Nations||Tennis|
|Choir||Modern/Jazz Dance (ISTD)||Theatre|
|Community Service||Music Catalogue||Tutoria|
|Contemporary Dance||Orchestra||Weight Training|
Director of the Wider Curriculum
Mr S Potter, BA