Top of the parent pops
DOWNEND School has been rated one of the best in the country.
It was one of three from South Gloucestershire to make the top 500 in the Sunday Times Parent Power Schools guide 2019.
The guide rates schools according to their exam results, comparing how pupils have performed in GCSEs and A-levels.
It rated Downend School 433rd of the country’s 4,168 secondary schools. Head teacher Lisa Howell said: “We are delighted that the hard work, commitment and dedication of our staff and students are recognised.”