Welcome to Dumpton School

We are an Ofsted 'Outstanding' and ISI 'Excellent' co-educational Pre-Prep and Prep School in the heart of the Dorset countryside.

Choosing the right school for your child is a major decision, so we hope you can take time to

visit us and experience the Dumpton atmosphere for yourself. We promise you a very warm welcome!

Nursery & Pre-Prep

A Dumpton Year

Years 3 - 6

Parents' Booklet

Years 7 - 8

Programme of Events

  • Headmaster's Newsletter, Friday 1 July 2016

    01 July 2016

    01 July 2016


    Dear Parents

    Sports Days

    I would like to start with a big thank you to all the staff, pupils and parents involved in the annual Sports Days this year.  We had great fun at the Nursery and Reception Day in the sun last week.  Then Mr Randle et al produced another outstanding Prep School Sports Day, with around 200 competitors all taking part in at least three events and everything running perfectly to time. I have just been officiating at the Year 1 and 2 Sports Day this afternoon, and once again the weather held for us and we had a lovely time!

    IAPS National Athletics

    Good luck now to the athletes heading for Birmingham early next Monday morning.  There will be three throwers, Jessica K (shot), Daisy B (discus) and Eloise W (javelin), one jumper Oscar W (high jump) and three runners, Joshua S (800m), Alicia H (200m) and Esther ...