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Gryphon Rock Challenge wins in Bournemouth!

Gryphon students are celebrating after winning first place in the Rock Challenge competition held in Bournemouth last week.  Hundreds of pupils from across Somerset and Dorset showed off their choreography skills at...


Rory is elected to the UK Youth Parliament

Gryphon Sixth Former Rory Baird is taking his first steps on the political ladder after being elected to the UK youth Parliament. After weeks of campaigning by 12 contenders, and votes by...


Harry Potter Night

The Gryphon hosted it’s annual Harry Potter night last week, with dozens of students and staff joining in an evening of magical fun! Students started off the evening by being sorted into...


Bloodhound Supersonic Car Team inspires Gryphon students

Students at The Gryphon were thrilled to have a visit from the Bloodhound Supersonic Car team last week. The Bloodhound Project is a global engineering adventure, using a 1,000mph World Land Speed...


Fantastic turnout at Careers & Degree Apprenticeship Fair

The Gryphon School hosted Dorset and Somerset’s first Careers & Degree Apprenticeship Fair this week, with more than 40 employers as well as universities in attendance. More than 900 people from across the...


Lego Mosaic Unveiled!

After six months of hard work by the Lego Club, Headteacher Mrs Edwards placed the last brick in the lego Gryphon mosaic last week! It will be displayed in Conference Reception if...


The Gryphon Carol Service

The Gryphon School Carol Service was held at Sherborne Abbey on Tuesday 12th December and we were delighted to see such an amazing turnout! We would like to thank Mr Mizen, Miss...


The Gryphon praised in Ofsted inspection

The Gryphon School has once again been rated as ‘Good’ by Ofsted, who carried out an inspection of The Gryphon School on 15 November 2017.  The inspection reviewed key areas and said...


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...


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...

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