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Gryphon students complete epic Ten Tors Challenge

Students from The Gryphon School have once again completed the epic Ten Tors Challenge run by the Army on Dartmoor this weekend.  The school entered a record 5 teams into the challenge,...


Founder’s Day Service at Sherborne Abbey

Saturday 12th May saw former students from Lord Digby's School and Foster's School attend the Founder's Day Service at Sherborne Abbey.  They were also celebrating the Centenary of Lord Digby's School Old...


Gryphon success at the Rotary Young Writers Competition

Gryphon students from Year 10 have tasted success in this year’s Rotary Young Writer competition, writing on the theme ‘A Different Perspective’. Competing in the senior class division against other local schools,...


Students deliver stunning Rock Challenge performance!

After winning first place at the Rock Challenge regional competition in Bournemouth in February, one hundred Gryphon students headed to the Southern Open Finals this week to compete again with their captivating...


Gryphon students campaign for safe schools around the world

Students from The Gryphon School were recently selected as campaign champions for the Send my Friend to School organisation. Send My Friend to School is an organisation fabricated of several different charities,...

Sherborne Area Schools’ Trust – SAST

We need your help!

The Sherborne Area Schools' Trust has taken over the running of The Gryphon Sports Centre from West Dorset Council.   We would like your help in creating a facility which meets your needs. ...


GCSE Drama students impress famous playwright

On Tuesday 20th March, a variety of GCSE Drama students participated in a workshop with renowned playwright Mark Wheeller. Throughout the various activities, focused on exploring Mark’s play ‘Hard to Swallow’, students...


Spring Newsletter

Our latest newsletter is now available to read:


Sixth Form – Important deadline for Applications for Bus Passes

IMPORTANT DEADLINES : APPLICATIONS FOR BUS PASSES – Academic year 2018-19 This is applicable to both CURRENT YEAR 12 students (who will need to reapply for a bus pass) and PROSPECTIVE Year...


Parenting Skills & Strategy Sessions

Need some help and advice on managing your child’s behaviour in a calm and positive way? Dorset County Council are running Parenting Skills & Strategy Sessions at a number of locations across...


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...


The Gryphon School is CLOSED today due to icy conditions on site.