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We are oversubscribed!

Thank you to all the parents and pupils who selected BDS.  We look forward to working with you all in the near future.

Selection process for Future Brunels underway at Bedminster Down


Bedminster Down School welcomed seven representatives from the Future Brunels programme on Thursday 21 April to help select the next three students to benefit from the science, technology and engineering project.

The programme, backed by the SS Great Britain Trust, aims to encourage young people to become the Brunels of the future, inspired by the great Victorian engineer I.K. Brunel as well as today’s engineers and scientists. Read more »

Move It! Dance Trip 2016


On Friday 18th March 2016 16 dancers went to London to go to the dance event Move It! The girls were able to take part in free dance fitness demo classes, dance classes in a variety of styles, meet dance colleges and professional dancers/choreographers, watch professional performances on the main stage and in the showcase theatre, buy dance clothing and talk to the GCSE Dance exam board. Read more »

Stages Update


On Saturday 5th March dancers from Bedminster Down School performed two routines in the Stages Dance Festival at the Colston Hall.

This year Ellie Collins, one of our year 11 pupils, choreographed the year 7, 8 and 9 dance called Game Over.This street dance is based on all the dancers being characters in various video games, including everyone’s favourites Mario and Luigi. Read more »