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The Gryphon School - Twitter 22 Nov

Former student Colette visited us yesterday – find out more about her work in the media here:…

My Gryphon

“Through her university course and contacts in London, Colette has been able to gain work experience at Capital, which owns radio stations such as Heart and Radio X, she is a presenter on the university radio station, and has worked on various radio adverts. ”


Future Chef Competition

Students have been competing to represent The Gryphon in the Future Chef cooking competition. Following preliminary rounds, three students made it to the school final – Emily Mitchell, Will Oswald and Ruby...

The Gryphon School - Facebook 20 Nov

Sixth Form applications are open and we’ve made it even easier this year so you can save your application as you go along!

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The Gryphon School - Facebook 20 Nov

Don’t miss the Leweston Fashion Show on Fri 8th December – it promises to be a great event and is a joint project between Leweston, The Gryphon and Sherborne Girls School. This is a fundraising event for the Asha Project in India which we have supported for a number of years.

The Gryphon School - Twitter 15 Nov

Former student Dan is leading this innovative event to tackle the stigma of mental health: #alumni


Igniting a passion for politics!

The Gryphon School saw lively political debate this week, as it hosted a ‘Youth in Politics’ debate.  The main political parties shared a platform to answer questions from students, and were joined...

The Gryphon School - Facebook 5 Nov

The Gryphon had two teams and one individual representing the school in the National Schools Equestrian Association Eventer’s Challenge at Pontispool Equine Sports Centre today. Taking part from years 8-13 were: Heidi S, Eve S, Portia A, Connor M and Alice P. Well done to all involved!🏇


The Gryphon Sports Centre is in new hands!

The Gryphon School formally took over the Gryphon Sports Centre from West Dorset District Council this week. The existing Joint Use Agreement between West Dorset District Council and the school was due...

The Gryphon School - Facebook 1 Nov

We are excited to be holding a Youth in Politics debate this afternoon with candidates from all the main parties answering questions from students – it’s set to be an exciting event!

Sixth Form Open Evening

for September 2018 entry

Weds 8th November 2017, 5.30-7.30pm

Headteacher's address at 5.30 / 6.15 / 7.00pm