Durrington High School

Going beyond our best

New Year 7 Intake 2018/19

This page tells you all you need to know about joining our school. We are delighted that you are soon to become a Durrington High School student and we will help make sure that your transition from primary to secondary school is smooth and enjoyable.

This page has links to key letters and shows the relevant dates for this term. It will also indicate the key dates in September nearer the time.

Do also make sure you follow our Twitter account and/or like our Facebook page as we regularly update these with information about what is happening in school and information for parents/carers.

Key Dates

Wednesday 4th July. 8.50am -2.20pm –Transition Day (students only) please use the Boulevard gate only at the end of the day.

Wednesday 4th July – 6-7pm – Transition meeting (parents only) please use only the Boulevard gate and front entrance.


Transition Day Letter


  • DHS has helped me find myself, by encouraging my work efforts. This has made me the person I am today. As a result I have realised I can achieve anything. I am now a more confident person, thanks to Durrington.