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New play area unveiled for children at Okeford Fitzpaine CE Primary

Children at Okeford Fitzpaine CE Primary are delighted with the new play area that has just been built at the school. The project was funded by a National Lottery grant, along with generous...


Gryphon students celebrate DofE & Ten Tors Awards

Last Wednesday, The Gryphon School held its annual Duke of Edinburgh and Ten Tors Awards Presentation Evening. The school is now the biggest state school provider of DofE training in Dorset, with...

SAST Sherborne Area Schools Trust - Twitter 9 Oct

RT North Dorset Teaching School Alliance @NorthDorsetTSA: UCAS IS OPEN! For more info about how you could #traintoteach primary or secondary in a great local school near you…


Charlton Horethorne pupils thrilled with new play equipment

Over the summer, Charlton Horethorne CE Primary School has had lots of exciting improvements to the outside space at the school.  They have had the playgrounds all repainted with lots of new games, an...


Open Afternoon: Charlton Horethorne CE Primary School

Come and visit our charming village primary school and experience for yourself the special atmosphere that we offer! Open Afternoon- 1:30-3pm Autumn Fayre- 3-5pm Friday 4th October 2019


Open Evening: King Arthur’s School

Come and visit us to find out how we bring learning to life; experience a tour of the school, curriculum areas, and have the chance to talk to teachers, prefects and students....

SAST Sherborne Area Schools Trust - Twitter 17 Sep

RT Dorset Echo @Dorsetecho: “We have had some refugee students at the school so we wanted to do something to raise money and awareness” 👏


Prize Giving at Sherborne Abbey

Sherborne Abbey was host to a magnificent evening celebrating student success as The Gryphon School held its annual prize giving ceremony for last year’s Year 11 and 13 students. Nearly 150 students...


‘Roar-some’ fun at Sherborne Primary School

It has been a roar-some start to the academic  year for pupils at Sherborne Primary School. The Key Stage One pupils spent a morning being palaeontologists - digging and identifying fossils. Later...


How The Gryphon’s Eco Club are delivering positive change

  The Gryphon School's fantastic Eco Club have written an article for this month's Sherborne Times about the work they have been doing at school to educate our students and staff, implement changes...