Quick Links

Quick Links

The Ashcombe School


The Duke of Edinburgh's Award

Welcome to the Duke of Edinburgh's Award  information page. We currently offer the opportunity for students to achieve Gold, Silver and Bronze awards during their time at The Ashcombe School.


The Ashcombe School is currently offering the Bronze Award to Year 10 for 2022/2023.

Assessed Expedition:

  • Friday June 16th to Saturday June 17th OR Sunday June 18th to Monday June 19th 2023

Route training sessions will run at 8am Wednesdays and 3.30pm Thursdays and Fridays throughout May 2023.

Registration for 2023/2024:

The registration deadline for the Bronze Awards 2023/2024 is Monday 15th May 2023 and a non-refundable deposit of £40 available for payment via ParentPay must be made by Friday 26th May 2023. We will NOT be able to accept late applications.

:Bronze Registration 2023/2024

Bronze Registration 2023/2024

Duke of Edinburgh's Award Kit List 2023

Take a look at the Information Evening presentation for Bronze Award.

Bronze Award Information Presentation


The Ashcombe School is offering the Silver Award to Year 11 for 2023/2024.

Dates for the diary

Route planning:                 Wednesdays 8:00am, Thursdays and Fridays 3:40pm throughout                                                      September 2023 in R28

Practice Expedition:        Thursday 28th September to Saturday 30 September 2023

Route planning:                 Wednesdays 8:00am, Thursdays and Fridays 3:40pm throughout                                                      February 2024 R28

Assessed Expedition:     Thursday 21st March to Saturday 23rd March 2024


The Ashcombe School is offering the Gold Award to Year 12 for 2022/2023.

Dates for the diary

Practice Expedition:        Wednesday 26th April to Sunday 30th April 2023

Assessed Expedition       Monday 10th July to Friday 14th July 2023

Show list Show Grid