Attention: You are using an outdated browser, device or you do not have the latest version of JavaScript downloaded and so this website may not work as expected. Please download the latest software or switch device to avoid further issues.

Top stories

Most read

Marina Hyde

An interview with Marina Hyde (Dudley-Williams DH 1992) More...

Lulu Urquhart

We speak to Lulu Urquhart (DH 1993) about her business 'Urquhart & Hunt'. More...

Lara Arnott

A Royal Commission! More...

Search for stories

From the Archives

Downe House, Kent
Darwin House

In the village of Downe, in Kent, originally called Down House when it was owned by Charles Darwin. Miss Willis leased the school from the Darwin fam… More...

Under construction
Tedworth House

Tedworth House, the largest house and named after the final home of our Founder and first Headmistress, Olive Willis. More...

Hermitage House
Hermitage House

From 1996 to 2016, the home of Lower School boarders. More...

Alumnae News

Alice Dawnay (DH 1998)

Read the full story on Alice in the winter edition of Cloisters (issue 26) More...

Georgina McMillan (DH 2006)

Read the full story on Georgia in the winter edition of Cloisters (issue 26) More...

Romy Elliott (DH 2009)

Read the full story on Romy in the winter edition of Cloisters (issue 26) More...

DH LINKS Legal Event at Downe House

Phoebe Jervis and Alexandra Agnew return to Downe House to speak to the LV & LVI girls about their careers in the legal … More...

Leavers' Day 2019

Leavers' Day was a colourful celebration of everything our Upper Sixth have achieved and we wish them only the very best… More...

School News

Leavers' Day 2019

Leavers' Day was a colourful celebration of everything our Upper Sixth have achieved and we wish them only the very best! More...

Upper Sixth Foundation Dinner 2019

Upper Sixth Foundation Dinner Friday 10 May More...

Reunions & Events

Unimeet (Edinburgh)

Brunch in Edinburgh Saturday 14 March More...

Cloisters

Cloisters Winter 2019

Read the latest edition of Cloisters. More...

Cloisters Summer 2019

Read the summer edition of Cloisters featuring Downe House alumna Emma Sayle (DH 1996). More...

Photo Galleries

Leavers' Day 2018

Leavers' Day Wednesday 4 July 2018 More...

Leavers' Day 2014

The year of 2014 during their Leaver's Day celebrations More...

Publications

Alice Dawnay (DH 1998)

Read the full story on Alice in the winter edition of Cloisters (issue 26) More...

Georgina McMillan (DH 2006)

Read the full story on Georgia in the winter edition of Cloisters (issue 26) More...

Romy Elliott (DH 2009)

Read the full story on Romy in the winter edition of Cloisters (issue 26) More...

Cloisters Winter 2019

Read the latest edition of Cloisters. More...

Cloisters Spring 2019

Read the spring edition of Cloisters featuring Downe House alumna Mary Beeton (Robinson DH 1993). More...

Dr Rosemary Groom
Cloisters Summer 2018

Read the Summer edition of Cloisters featuring Downe House alumna Dr Rosemary Groom (DH 1998) More...

Kate Crofton-Atkins
Cloisters Spring 2018

Read the Spring edition of Cloisters featuring Downe House alumna Kate Crofton-Atkins (DH 1996) More...

Alumnae in Print

Cloisters Summer 2019

Read the summer edition of Cloisters featuring Downe House alumna Emma Sayle (DH 1996). More...

Downe House Videos

Alumnae Around the World

Catherine Powell (DH 1986)
Cloisters Winter 2017

Read Cloisters Winter 2017 which features inspirational alumna, Catherine Powell (Young, DH 1986) who joined us for the … More...

Downe House Horizons

Extending the curriculum to broaden horizons. Horizons is an annual publication profiling our global outlook. More...

Olivia Openshaw (DH 2012)
Olivia Openshaw

Olivia Openshaw (DH 2012), reading History at Cambridge, spent several weeks in Ecuador during summer 2014 primarily stu… More...

Amy Sandys-Lumsdaine

An interview with Amy Sandys-Lumsdaine (DH 1988) about her life as an artist in Kenya. More...

Medley Lectures

Senior Medley Lecture

Romanovs, Revolution and Stalin’s Soviet Union More...

Catherine Powell (Young DH 1986)
Junior Medley Lecture

Catherine Powell joins us for the Junior Medley Lecture More...

Charity Focus

AGS Charity Ball

AGS raises £8,000 for Hope Asia More...

Rebecca Norris (DH 2004)
3 Pillar Project

Rebecca Norris takes a break from world of commercial law in order to co-found the 3 Pillars Project. More...

1920s

Waiting for the signal
1950s

The massed gym displays were an important part of each years Seniors' Weekend each summer term. More...

CfL Updates

CfL - Progress through the year

Take a look at our image gallery showing the remarkable progress that has been made building the Centre for Learning. More...

Have your say

 
This website is powered by
ToucanTech