Ditcham Park School has many educational, cultural, charity and sporting links with the local community and pupils are encouraged to participate in these and develop opportunities for them.
Welcome to our School Community Page, here are some of the links we have outside of DPS:
Art and drama workshops for local primary pupils during the summer term. Pupils use specialist facilities in the purpose built Art Room and Pottery and the Solent Suite. They are taught by Art and Drama specialists in conjunction with their own teachers. Where possible we use our school minibus to bring visiting school pupils to these special days.
Open to local pupils using the facilities of our Sports Hall, the Martin Pryce building and the extensive playing fields and grounds.
Students from local colleges and schools use the large, isolated site for practice expeditions as part of bronze and silver awards.
Provided for students from local schools and colleges.
Used by local cricket and hockey clubs.
Including the British Schools National Time Trail and the Ditcham Park Cycling Timed Hill Climb are held on an annual basis on the school’s steep north drive.
Take place regularly involving local state and independent schools using the school’s facilites.
Perform in local retirement homes, church and primary schools.
A regular programme involving the whole school.
are collected and distributed to a food bank to support local families.
Against local state and independent schools using the school’s facilities
giving voluntary help in charity shops
from local state primary school (means tested). Music exhibition also awarded at 11+ to suitable candidate.
Rotary Youth Speaks, Duke of Edinburgh district award ceremony, Librarians’’ association etc.
for courses and examinations in a range of schools.
for local charities including Macmillan Cancer Support and Guide Dogs for the Blind.