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 Prospectus

A Dumpton Year

Year 3-6 Prospectus

Parents' Booklet

Year 7-8 Prospectus

Programme of Events

  • Headmaster's Letter, Friday 23 June 2017

    23 June 2017

    23 June 2017

    23 June 2017    

    Dear Parents

    Common Entrance Results
    Congratulations to all the Year 8 pupils who have worked so hard for their entrance exams to senior school.  They have all been successful in winning a place at their chosen school.  Excellent news for all!  As a result, from this cohort, we will have 34 pupils heading to 11 different schools, including 1 to Ballard, 6 to Bryanston, 1 to BCS, 12 to Canford, 1 to Charterhouse, 4 to Clayesmore, 3 to Millfield, 1 to Sherborne, 3 to Talbot Heath, 1 to Taunton and 1 to Thomas Hardye.  Very well done.  

    Staff and Seniors Serenade
    Thank you to all staff and pupils who contributed to such an enjoyable concert on Tuesday, particularly the peripatetic music teachers Neil Sissons, Christopher Edwards, Sarah Bolter and Maurice Albin, who played so beautifully.  Thank you also to Sue Watkiss who organised such an impressi...