SAST – Sherborne Area Schools' Trust - Sherborne Area Schools' Trust

At the heart of SAST is the desire to work in partnership, to collaborate with others and to be outward facing for the benefit of children and staff.

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There is real strength in coming together

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SAST is a multi-academy trust of 17 schools across North and West Dorset and South Somerset

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"The more you learn, the more you know, the more you learn"

We are proud to be at the heart of our local communities.

We promote the personal development of every child and a love of lifelong learning for our students and staff

Welcome to the Sherborne Area
Schools' Trust

We are a special collaboration of high performing primary and secondary schools seeking to ensure an excellent and sustainable 0-19 education for children within our community across West and North Dorset as well as South Somerset.

SAST Sherborne Area Schools Trust - Twitter 22 Sep

Congratulations to James on this fantastic achievement! #STEAM #SIGAwards #YoungEngineeroftheYear https://t.co/qoxk5Yi112

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Shaftesbury School student wins Young Engineer of the Year Award!

James Pester, a Year 11 student at Shaftesbury School, has been named Young Engineer of the Year at the SIG Awards. James demonstrated a drive and eagerness to pursue an engineering career...

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Covid symptoms: Is it a cold, flu or coronavirus?

Parents/carers may find this video useful when trying to identify symptoms:   https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-54145299

SAST Sherborne Area Schools Trust - Twitter 20 Aug

RT King Arthur’s School @KingArthursSch: Congratulations to all of our Year 11 students today on your GCSE grades!

https://t.co/7J6xvOVxj2 https://t.co/cir0Yu1iv8

SAST Sherborne Area Schools Trust - Twitter 20 Aug

RT The Gryphon School @GryphonSchool: Congratulations to our Year 11 students today on their GCSE grades – we are very proud of all of you!

Read more:
https://t.co/3lcgmSJrhK

SAST Sherborne Area Schools Trust - Twitter 22 Aug

RT Shaftesbury School @Shaftesbury_sch: Congratulations to all the students who have collected their A Level Results last week and GCSE Results today.

Rea… https://t.co/Poa6nm9jNs

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GCSE Celebrations at The Gryphon School

After the turmoil surrounding the awarding of exam grades this summer the staff, governors and students at The Gryphon School are celebrating another set of excellent exams grades.  34 students achieved straight...

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Students at King Arthur’s celebrate GCSE grades

After an incredibly challenging second half to this academic year, King Arthur’s School are proud to share the success of their Year 11 students today. Following, the Government announcement that exams would...

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GCSE Results: Students will always come first

Tim Farrer, Headteacher, said ‘There has been so much change in education in the last few years and then we have seen this year the most challenging of circumstances. Schools were asked...

SAST Sherborne Area Schools Trust - Twitter 13 Aug

Congratulations to @Shaftesbury_sch students on their record A level results today!

https://t.co/qvDOimYWCE

SAST Sherborne Area Schools Trust - Twitter 13 Aug

Well done to our Gryphon Sixth Form students! https://t.co/vNyqJJhmYz

Our Schools

Primary Schools

Buckland Newton CE Primary School

Buckland Newton, Dorchester, DT2 7BY
01300 345393
www.bucklandnewton.dorset.sch.uk

Charlton Horethorne CE Primary School

Sherborne DT9 4NL
01963 220345
www.charltonhorethorne.somerset.sch.uk

Motcombe CE Primary School

Church Road, Motcombe, SP7 9NT
01747 852018
www.motcombe.dorset.sch.uk

Okeford Fitzpaine CE Primary School

The Cross, Okeford Fitzpaine, Blandford Forum DT11 0RF
01258 860530
www.okeford.dorset.sch.uk

Shaftesbury CE Primary School

Wincombe Lane, Shaftesbury, SP7 8PZ
01747 852901
www.shaftesburyprimary.dorset.sch.uk

Sherborne Abbey CE Primary School

Lenthay Rd, Sherborne DT9 6AQ
01935 812318
www.sherborneabbey.dorset.sch.uk

Sherborne Primary School

Harbour Way, Sherborne DT9 4AJ
01935 812619
www.sherbornepri.dorset.sch.uk

Shillingstone CE Primary School

Augustan Avenue, Shillingstone, Blandford Forum DT11 0TX
01258 860446
www.shillingstone.dorset.sch.uk

St Andrew’s CE Primary School

West Street, Fontmell Magna, SP7 0PF
01747 811500
www.standrewsfontmell.co.uk

St Andrew’s CE Primary School

Stonyacres, Yetminster DT9 6LS
01935 8724302
www.standrewsyetminster.org.uk

St Mary’s CE Primary School

Mill Lane, Bradford Abbas, Sherborne, DT9 6RH
01935 476515
www.bradfordabbasprimary.co.uk

St Mary the Virgin CE Primary School

Pheasant Way, Shaftesbury Road, Gillingham SP8 4LP
01747 824446
www.stmarygillingham.dorset.sch.uk

Thornford CE Primary School

Boot Lane, Thornford, Sherborne, DT9 6QY
01935 872706
www.thornford.dorset.sch.uk

Secondary Schools

The Gryphon School

Bristol Road, Sherborne, DT9 4EQ
01935 813122
www.gryphon.dorset.sch.uk

Harbour Vale School

Simons Road, Sherborne, Dorset DT9 4DN
01935 814582
www.harbourvale.dorset.sch.uk

King Arthur’s School

West Hill, Wincanton BA9 9BX
01963 32368
www.kingarthurs.org.uk

Shaftesbury School

Salisbury Road, Shaftesbury, SP7 8ER
01747 854498
www.shaftesburyschool.co.uk

Nurseries/Pre-schools

Little Gryphons

Bristol Road, Sherborne, DT9 4EQ
01935 810112
www.littlegryphons.co.uk

Little Adventurers

Buckland Newton Primary School, Buckland Newton, Dorchester, DT2 7BY
bucklandnewton.dorset.sch.uk/our-classes

Shooting Stars Nursery

Pheasant Way, Shaftesbury Road, Gillingham SP8 4LP
01747 824446
www.stmarygillingham.dorset.sch.uk/nursery/