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St Andrew’s Primary School in Yetminster, delighted to receive ‘Good’ Ofsted rating

Following a visit from Ofsted in September, staff at St Andrew’s CE Primary School are celebrating after being rated as ‘Good’ across all areas, with Ofsted saying ‘pupils are at the centre...

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Fontmell Magna goes yellow for Mental Health and Wellbeing

The village of Fontmell Magna turned yellow on Thursday 7th October as part of Mental Health Week. The #HelloYellow campaign by the charity Young Minds, saw pupils from St Andrew's CE Primary...

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Hear BBC Radio Solent’s report from our Future Classroom

Ahead of Dorset Council's Festival of the Future, we were excited to welcome BBC Radio Solent reporter Laurence Herdman and invite him inside our Future Classroom:   Steve Harris - The Future...

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Dorset Council’s #FestivaloftheFuture Live from Shaftesbury School

Tuesday 5th October What does a classroom of the future look like? Join us as we see a classroom of the future in action in Shaftesbury. Augmented and virtual reality are the...

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SAST Teachers running the London Marathon

Rachel Sammons, a teacher at Shaftesbury School, is running the London Marathon on Sunday 3rd October. Rachel is raising money for The Wiltshire Bobby Van Trust, which protects the most vulnerable in our community...

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Headteacher Jane swims the English Channel

After having to delay their challenge in the summer holiday, the Soggy Bottoms finally got the call to swim the English Channel at the weekend, and Jane Whitehouse-Sharpe (Headteacher of Shillingstone Primary...

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Hackathon for Youth – Shaftesbury students compete at the global level!

On Saturday 11th September Bella, Esme and Henry who are Year 11 students at Shaftesbury School took part in a global STEM competition looking at the science behind learning and how we can improve...

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King Arthur’s School celebrates outstanding GCSE achievements

King Arthur’s School are thrilled to announce some outstanding achievements by its students in their GCSE examinations and other qualifications this year. Alexia Negreci was thrilled with her results, achieving 7 x...

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GCSE Celebrations at The Gryphon

Students at The Gryphon School in Sherborne are celebrating today after receiving excellent GCSE and BTEC results. All of the students worked incredibly hard and this has been reflected in the grades...

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Well done to Year 11 students at Shaftesbury School

Congratulations to all our Year 11 students in what has been a challenging and unexpected year. We are delighted with the resilience, fortitude and perseverance that they have displayed during what have...