The Sherborne Area Schools’ Trust (SAST) was formally established with the Department for Education on 1 June 2017. This new local primary/secondary multi-academy trust includes seven schools serving our local community: Buckland Newton CE Primary, St Andrews CE Primary (Yetminster), Sherborne Primary, Sherborne Abbey CE Primary, St Mary’s CE Primary (Bradford Abbas), The Gryphon School and Thornford CE Primary.

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Conduit Christmas Crib Scene Restoration

Earlier this year the Rotary Club of Sherborne contacted The Gryphon to discuss the possibility of restoring the long established Christmas Crib Scene, which is erected inside The Conduit, Cheap Street for...


Shoebox Appeal

Thank you to everyone who joined in with our Shoebox Appeal once again this year. Between the school, nursery and St Paul’s Church, 126 shoeboxes were wrapped and filled – beating our...

My Gryphon

“It was great to hear how the knowledge and skills Vicky gained through completing her EPQ continues to support her studies even now”


Thursday 8th November, 5.30-7.30pm