School returns for children in Years 1 – 6 on Wednesday 2nd September 2020

Contained in the latest Headteacher letter, is detailed information regarding timings / dropping off & picking up your child etc.

Latest Headteacher Letter – click HERE



Primary School Education: Reception, Key Stage 1 and 2 Rated Good by Ofsted – Click to read full report.

A welcoming, caring atmosphere


Where all children are praised and developed as individuals


Outstanding sporting facilities


Indoor and outdoor facilities, with all-weather, multi-use games area

Ethos and Values

Our values are actively promoted in everyday practice and focused on in our school behaviour policy

Latest Tweets from @DownsidePrimary

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@lutoncouncil: We have seen a rise in Covid-19 cases in the LU4 area of Luton. If you live in the postcodes shown below 👇 please book a test to help reduce the spread of the virus and save lives.
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Latest News from Downside Primary School

Children In Need (2018)

Raised for Jeans for Genes Day (2018)

Raised for Macmillan (2019)

Safety Online

Information and useful links to help keep your child safe online


Keep up to date with what’s happening at Downside Primary School

The Curriculum

Information on the curriculum from reception through to year 6

Please visit the Parents' Info page for the latest, general information.

Please visit your child's year page for the latest information for specific year groups.

Year pages can be found under the 'The Curriculum' menu item.