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Downe House girls are international Pre-U top performers

Three of our 2014 Leavers have been recognised by CIE as the top scoring candidates in the Cambridge Pre-U qualification in three subject disciplines.

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GCSE girls have much to celebrate on Results Day!

With over 50% of the cohort achieving 9 or more A-A* grades in their GCSE examinations there is much to celebrate.

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Progress on our two new boarding houses continues

Building work is well underway on two new boarding houses for our Lower School girls.

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The Headmistress, Mrs Emma McKendrick, comments on the recent examination results

The Leavers of 2014 are to be congratulated on their excellent results. 27% of the Pre-U grades were at A* equivalent or above and the total of A* and A grade equivalents across the Pre-U and A level subjects reached 70%, an excellent outcome and the girls deserve the highest credit for these outstanding results.

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Super set of results for this year's Leavers

91% of girls achieved at least one A grade equivalent, 70% of the total grades achieved were A-A* (M1-D1) and 43% of the year group achieved a full set of A-A* (M1-D1) grades in all of their subjects.

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Triumphant results for Pre-U girls

Fifteen girls have been awarded the very highest grades in their Cambridge Pre-U Principal Subjects. The D1 Grade exceeds the traditional A* at A level and puts these 15 girls at the very top of their subjects internationally.

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Pre-U and A Level Results Day!

As our 2014 Leavers anxiously check their emails this morning for their results and UCAS Track for their university offers we congratulate them and celebrate their successes!

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Dragon's Den doesn't daunt Downe House alumna

Congratulations to DH alum Harriot Pleydell-Bouverie (DH 2003) who bravely pitched on the BBC's Dragon's Den this week and with nerves of steel rejected two offers from the Dragons.

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Dance Showcase

The perennial favourite that is the Dance Showcase was once more a huge hit with the audience.

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Vote for your Favourite Founder's Fair Stall

Take part in our live voting competition for the best House stall on Saturday's Founder's Fair.

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Founder's Weekend

Founderís Weekend is fast approaching and there is excitement in the air as everyone is working hard on the final preparations.

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UV Introduction to Sixth Form

Our UV girls have enjoyed a week of events and activities designed to provide an introduction to Sixth Form.

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