For National Boarding Week the girls answered the question, “Why do you love boarding?” Here are the answers!
At Downe House we wholeheartedly believe that girls learn as much in the boarding House as in the classroom.
Discover how this special programme for our Sixth Form dramatists helped refine their acting skills before their performance of 'Marvin's Room'.
A special Futures Department event to prepare the Upper Sixth for their next step after life at Downe.
The Upper Fifth (Year 11) were delighted to take part in our annual trip to the 'Poetry Live!' showing at the Oxford Playhouse as part of their English studies.
Four budding chemists had the fantastic opportunity to compete in the RSC Top of the Bench Chemistry Competition held at the University of Oxford.
In his latest Deputy Head's Blog, Matt Godfrey explores the role our Respect Ambassadors play in mentoring our younger pupils.
Downe House welcomed MP Wera Hobhouse as a guest speaker for the Politics Society.
Sophie (Upper Sixth), one of our Literary Seniors, shares her picks for festive reads.
Our Upper Sixth (Year 13) pupils who study A Level Geography enriched their knowledge with a trip to Hodder Education’s 2023 Hazards Conference.
Our Upper Sixth (Year 13) pupils had the chance to practice their interview technique at this event which collaborated with local state schools.
It was a pleasure to welcome Marina Hyde (DH 1992) for a Senior Medley Lecture about her successful career in journalism.
Mr Rivers (Head of Physics) took 12 of our budding STEM pupils from the Lower Sixth (Year 12) to participate in the UK Space Design Competition.
Daisy and Anna from the Upper Fifth (Year 11) visited India for their Exchange trip to Welham Girls' School.
The best way to find out more about Downe House is to experience it for yourself. Book a personal tour or join us at one of our Open Mornings, available throughout the year.