We celebrate the achievements of all our pupils. Over the last 5 years 65% of our students have received merits or distinctions at external examinations, with several pupils attaining grade 7 and 8 distinctions. In 2017 100% of students taking Grade 5 theory examinations received a merit or distinction.


  • 2016: ABRSM singing exam results across both Prep and the Senior School, every pupil who took a Singing exam got a merit or distinction, from grades 1-8.
  • 2016 & 2015: Chamber Choir winners of Under 13 School Choir category at Cheltenham Festival of Performing Arts
  • 2016: Clarinet Group wins the Stella Ingram Challenge Cup, ensemble 12 years and under

Many pupils also take part in local and national competitions. DCPS pupils have won the local Rotary competition, here and in Worcester as well as regularly enjoying success at the Cheltenham Festival.