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Welcome to Downs Park

School closes for the summer at 3pm on Tuesday 24th July 2018 and re-opens as Hill Park School, Upper Site, on Wednesday 5th September 2018

Foredown Road 
BN41 2FU
01273 417448

Head Teacher
Jacqueline Brooks

Downs Park is a Good School
Click  to read why we think we are

"The positive atmosphere in the school refects the school's empahsis on respect and tolerance where every pupil is valued highly and given an equal chance to succeed"   

Ofsted October 2014 - View full report


Downs Park school is a Community Special School maintained by Brighton and Hove Council. We have 98 pupils on roll, aged 4 to 16 years. The school is staffed to provide an education for pupils with a variety of learning difficulties who are in possession of a Statement of Special Educational Needs. 


As of September 2018 Downs Park will merge with Hillside Special School and will the two school will be known as Hill Park School.

To find out more about this merger please click here to see our information page.

We would also like to congratulate one of our Year 8 pupils, Samuel,  for designing the winning logo which reflects the diversity of our pupils and a sense of togetherness. Well done Sam!! 

Brighton & Hove City Council are carrying out a survey of parents'' childcare needs in Brighton & Hove which has been grant funded by the Department of Education.

They have published a questionnaire on their website which can be accessed at here


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