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On Wednesday 20th October we are having a Spooky Wednesday! Come to school dressed either in your own clothes or in your favourite spooky outfit!... Breakfast Club and after School Forest club are now open to all children. Please contact the school office for more information.

Virtual Open Day

Due to Covid restrictions we are unable to invite you in to visit our wonderful school. However, we have produced a short video to give you a flavour of Downderry.


Welcome to Downderry

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Downderry is a friendly, caring school and a central part of the lively, diverse community, with its people and languages from around the world.


Our pupils and teachers speak many languages and they come from a variety of cultural backgrounds. We know and respect the cultures and faiths from which they are drawn, we have no religious affiliations and celebrate all. Our curriculum is taught to high standards and has received numerous awards, it provides a range of opportunities to help our pupils acquire knowledge, skills and understanding in all aspects of their education.


Downderry has a disability equality duty that applies to all disabled pupils, staff and those using services provided by the school. We also help children and their parents with their English and we work with many other local organisations to help and improve our community.

Downderry is a place where your children can feel safe, confident and valued and you can feel a real sense of belonging. It's like a family.




Our philosophy                  See what our children have             How to apply for a 

           of Early Year.                        been learning this term              place at Downderry.        

at our class pages.




A day in Reception

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