This site uses cookies. Click here to read our cookie policy and learn how we use cookies and the steps we take to protect your privacy. Hide this message

LATEST HEADLINES

Commonwealth Essay Awards for DH Students

We are extremely pleased to report that Downe House girls are very well represented in the 2014 Commonwealth Essay Competition awards.

Read full story...


AGS Support Riding for the Disabled

The AGS girls were thrilled to receive a lovely letter of thanks for their fundraising efforts from their local charity, the Riding for the Disabled Association, in Hampstead Norreys.

Read full story...


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.

Read full story...


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.

Read full story...


Progress on our two new boarding houses continues

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

Read full story...


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.

Read full story...


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.

Read full story...


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.

Read full story...


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!

Read full story...


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.

Read full story...


Dance Showcase

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

Read full story...


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.

Read full story...


Page: 1 of 38  >