News & Events


Important notice: School Car Park

Parking, drop off and collection of students   We are conducting a review of parking, drop-off and collection arrangements.  For the next two weeks we will be making the bus bay areas...


Christmas Box Appeal

A reminder that all Christmas Shoeboxes need to be delivered to Conference Reception by Monday 19th November! The Gryphon School is once again supporting the Christmas Shoebox Appeal, delivering joy to isolated...


Admissions Policy Consultation

Consultation on the SAST Admissions Policy 2019/20 26th November 2018 to 7th January 2019   Dear Parents, Carers and Stakeholders, Sherborne Area Schools’ Trust is the admissions authority for all schools within...


Henry is appointed HM Lord-Lieutenant’s Cadet for Dorset

Student Henry Slocombe has been appointed HM Lord-Lieutenant's Cadet for Dorset, and received the award at Kingston Maurward College recently. His citation from the Army Cadet Force states: "Cadet Serjeant Henry Slocombe's...


TEDxSherborne needs you!

By now, you’ve probably heard about TEDxSherborne, which is taking place on 9th May 2019. Many of our young people are already fans of, and have been inspired, intrigued, fascinated or...


Sixth Form Open Evening

Learn all about the high quality courses on offer, extra-curricular opportunities, and speak to our subject specialists. Thursday 8th November, 5.30-7.30pm

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Free Parent Workshop on Self Harm – run by parents.

13th November, 7.00-8.30pm, at Something Else Fishy in Milborne Port



New Gryphon memorial remembers Foster’s students lost in WWI

The Gryphon School unveiled a new memorial this week – the Silent Soldier figure is now standing proudly outside the front of the school to mark 100 years since the end of...


Authors visit The Gryphon as part of Sherborne Literary Festival

October saw two visiting authors come to The Gryphon as part of this year’s Sherborne Literary Festival.  The Schools Programme is funded by the festival and helps bring students face to face...


Bea’s Pistol Success!

Well done to Gryphon student Bea who competed at the South West Schools Pistol Championships last week. There were over 50 competitors in her age group and she made it through to...


Katie is highly commended at SW Young Chef of the Year

Congratulations to Katie who competed in the final of South West Young Chef of the Year at the weekend. She did brilliantly and was highly commended on her food and skills. Katie...


Thursday 8th November, 5.30-7.30pm