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Downe House, Berkshire



School Details
Cold Ash,
Thatcham,
Berkshire,
United Kingdom,
RG18 9JJ

Tel: +44 1635 200 286
Fax: +44 1635 202026

Founded:1907

Headmistress:
Mrs E McKendrick, BA (Liverpool)

Registrar:
Ms Angela Nutt


Accreditations and affiliations:
ISBA, BSA, GSA, ISC, AGBIS
Religious affiliation:
Church of England
Teaching languages:
English
Age Range & Fees
Age
Range
1 - 18
Annual
Day Fees
£24,570
to
£24,570
Annual Weekly
Boarding Fees
NA
 
NA
Annual Full
Boarding Fees
£32,790
to
£32,790
Number of Pupils
School Boy
Boys
School Girl
Girls
0
Day
20
0
Full board
560
0
Weekly
0
NA
Total
580
Number of Staff
Full Time
Part Time
82
17
GCSE Pass Rate - age 16
At Grades A* to C
Pass Rate - age 18
courses are offered for age 18 exams
Higher Education
Pupils who went on to Higher Education or took Gap Year

Method of Entry:


Registration, Common Entrance, Entry test or exam, Interview, References, Scholarship or bursary exam
 

Scholarships & Bursaries:


Other bursaries, 6th Form, All-rounder, Means tested bursaries, Senior school entry, Music, Art, Academic, Drama, Other scholarships, Sport

What we offer


  • Critical thinking
  • Engineering
  • Theology
  • Drama/Theatre
  • Design technology
  • Photography
  • Philosophy/Ethics
  • Painting/Sculpture
  • Government/Politics
  • Economics
  • Classics
  • Business studies
  • ICT
  • Spanish
  • Russian
  • Chinese
  • English
  • Mandarin
  • Japanese
  • Italian
  • Greek
  • Latin
  • Ancient Greek
  • German
  • French
  • Lacrosse
  • Squash
  • Fencing
  • Tennis
  • Swimming
  • Rounders
  • Fitness training
  • Athletics
  • Netball
  • Volleyball
  • Martial arts
  • Gymnastics
  • Hockey
  • Golf
  • Cross-country
  • Badminton
  • Basketball
  • Skiing
  • Astronomy
  • Public speaking/Debating
  • Duke of Edinburgh Award
  • Drama productions
  • Dance
  • Language club
  • Young Enterprise
  • Scuba diving
  • Ballet
  • Rowing
  • Sailing
  • Canoeing
  • Shooting
  • Adventure training
  • Horse riding and management
  • Yoga
  • Band/Orchestra
  • Choir
  • Guitar
  • Keyboard
  • Organ
  • Brass
  • Singing
  • Strings
  • Woodwind
  • Percussion
  • Jazz
  • Particular diets
  • Experience of expatriates' children
  • Rail/Airport services
  • Experience of diplomatic corps' children
  • Experience of services' children
  • Experience of international students
  • Experience of gifted children
  • Dyslexia or Specific Learning Difficulties (SpLD)
 
 
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