Welcome to Bishop Douglass School

We are a thriving Secondary School located in East Finchley, geared towards achieving the best for our young people. We are a Catholic community and strive to uphold strong spiritual and moral values, both in and outside the classroom. We are a fully inclusive school and celebrate our diversity, with high expectations of achievement for all our students. Our 'Stage not Age' approach to learning enables us to ensure a personalised pathway for all learners.


School Video Tour
  • 50th Anniversary

    date posted: 28/03/14

    Celebrating our 50th Anniversary. Details of the events are announced.

  • Basketball Girls Triumph Again

    date posted: 06/11/13

    U14 Girls Barnet Basketball Champions Undefeated for two consecutive years.

  • Exemplary Behaviour

    date posted: 10/10/13

    Standards of behaviour at Bishop Douglass School are exemplary...

  • Outstanding GCSE results

    date posted: 23/08/13

    97%  of students achieve 5 or more  GCSEs at  A*-C.



  • Record A level results

    date posted: 23/08/13

    44% of students achieve top grades of A*-B.



  • Cashless Catering

    date posted: 25/07/13

    New cashless catering system makes it easier to manage finances for your child in a secure way. 

Important Notice!

INSET DAY – Tuesday 22nd April

There will be a staff training day on Tuesday 22nd April 2014. Therefore school will not be open for students on Tuesday 22nd April as previously published.

Students from all Key Stages will be expected to return to school on Wednesday 23rd April by 8:40am in full school uniform.


Please read the letter sent to all parents from Mr Martin Tissot the Acting Headteacher.