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

Summer Term 2016

  • Headmaster's Newsletter, 22 April 2016

    22 April 2016

    22 April 2016

    Welcome back to the Summer Term.  I hope you have all had a sun-filled break and that your children are rested and ready for a very busy term.

    BBC Young Musician of the Year

    We were all very proud to watch Polly Bartlett (Old Dumptonian, 2013) on the Woodwind Final of BBC Young Musician of the Year last weekend, where she played ‘L'oiseau du Bois’ by le Thière. Many of you will remember her standing ovation on Speech Day and it was good to see that she is still impressing at the highest level!  For those interested, the BBC iPlayer link is and is still available.

    Music Results

    Many congratulations to the Dumpton musicians who produced a very impressive set of Associated Board resul...