Headteacher: Ms J Allen - It is my great pleasure to warmly welcome you to the website for The Downs Primary School and Nursery. The Downs is an inclusive primary school in the heart of Harlow. We have a dedicated staff team who ensure that the needs of each individual child are met, enabling every child to make the best possible progress.
We hope you all have a lovely and restful holiday, we look forward to seeing you all well on Monday 1st November.
Children in year 3 are being given the opportunity to attend Harlow College to take part in their show 'All Together Now.' The children will be taught songs and dances and will be lucky enough to perform them on stage!
We will be offering visits for up to 10 families from the 12th October until 1st December for children starting in Reception for September 2022. If you would like to book onto one of these visits please contact the school office on 01279 445538. The dates are: Tuesday 12th October...
Congratulations to our new House Captains and Deputy House Captains: Dragon House Captain Dragon Vice House Captain Kye Matilda Griffin House Captain Griffin Vice House Captain Olivia Lilly Lion House Captain Lion Vic...
SOS – We need your help, we need your ideas, we need your suggestions, we need your enthusiasm, we need just a little of your time, WE NEED YOU!
This year, The Downs, will be celebrating Harvest by collecting for Harlow Foodbank and learning about Harvest during our assemblies. The foodbank has supported many families within our own community during the past 18 months. Please see the attached flyer which lists popular items t...
Year 5 discussed being kind to yourself and others using positive affirmations and made negativity monsters to zap out negative thoughts. https://t.co/WqZcHf7urA
During their well-being day today, year 4 learnt to introduce themselves using BSL. https://t.co/LLp778ofjG
You're never too old for playdough as our Year 6's discovered today during our well- being day! They also enjoyed drawing characters for their partner to guess. Can you guess who they are? https://t.co/Em6HGO9vv2
Today year 3 watched a BBC Live Lesson about fossil hunting and then excavated their own fossils. The children all got to take their fossil home and loved the activity! https://t.co/iNFEBUXtl9
Here are Larch class doing some frozen yoga during Well-being Day https://t.co/YXuj1VxYoB
Here are Year 2 having their well-being assembly this morning, learning a new skill by making snail sculptures and connecting with nature visiting the guinea pigs and African snail! We all had fun and felt calm and relaxed! https://t.co/twXXUCTh7X