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 23 September 2016

    23 September 2016

    23 September 2016

    23 September 2016

    Dear Parents

    I hope you are all set for an enjoyable weekend.  I am dictating this from my tent, camping in the Purbecks, some distance from the nearest electricity and washing facilities. The thirty nine Year 5’s have been, rock-climbing and coasteering near Dancing Ledge today, and will be paddle-boarding and raft-building tomorrow off the beach – they may need to catch up on their sleep Saturday evening on our return …

    Children in Need – Thursday 17 November 2016
    Advanced Warning!  Once again Dumpton parent Sam Dean will be overseeing the Recycled Toys Stall, always so popular in previous years.  All she asks is that you put any toys to one side at this stage, in preparation, and we will give you a date soon when deliveries to the Front Hall can begin.  We are not quite ready yet …

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