Principal's Message

Welcome to The Duston School, which is part of The Duston Education Trust (TDET).

As Principal I take great pride in leading the school and supporting your son/daughter in their educational journey.

The school mantra, ‘Knowledge itself is power,’ sits at the core of my own educational philosophy and influences all that we do as a school. Read more 



Academic Mentoring Day



Please be advised that on Wednesday 17th January 2018 The Duston School Secondary Phase will be housing an Academic Mentoring Day for all students, Years 7 to 13 inclusive.

This day will serve as an opportunity to meet with your son/daughter’s form tutor. Therefore furthering the link and communication that you will already have with them. It will also serve as an opportunity to discuss your child’s progress across all aspects of their school life and targets will be set by the tutor and other relevant staff to help your son/daughter to make the progress expected of them. 

To make a booking for the Academic Mentoring Day please click this link: Parents Booking System

Academic Mentoring Day - Letter to Parents

Christmas Jumper Day


On Tuesday 19th December we will be holding a Christmas Jumper Day to raise money for the charity Save the Children.

Students are permitted to come into school wearing a Christmas Jumper in exchange for the Sleeveless Jumper and Blazer, in return we ask for a £1 donation from each students payable at the door. Black shoes, black trousers and shirt must be worn as normal.

Any student who does not have a Christmas Jumper or who does not wish to participate in the day will need to come to school in full school uniform as usual. 

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