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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's)

Opening Times

Our School day is 9.00am to 3.15pm. Morning interval is at 10.20 till 10.35am and lunch is at 12.15-1.15pm.

Our school office is open from 8.45am-3.30pm.


School Dinners

Our school meals are all carefully made by our award winning kitchen staff. The menu consists of four choices per day and can be paid via Parent Pay at a cost of £2.15 per day. Below is the link to the school lunch menu which is available to download. School Menu 2021/2022 (


Downfield Uniform

The main colours of the Downfield school uniform are purple and blue.

We have a purple sweatshirt with the school badge. 

We have a white shirt and school tie or poloshirt and grey trousers or skirt.

Additionally we require dark shoes.

Gym Kit/Uniform

Black or navy shorts, white t-shirt and a pair of gym shoes.  If your child has long hair please provide a hair bobble.

Please make sure your child has a gym bag with their name on it.

Please ensure that all items of clothing have your childs' name on them.

On gym days please make sure that your child leaves all jewelry at home, if you are unable to remove earrings, then please provide elastoplast to put on over the earrings.

Please NO football strips

All of our school uniforms are available from Tesco Online and the Schoolwear Shop in Commercial Street.


Out of School Club

Out of School Club has now reopened and can be accessed on the following: or 07935206839