2017 Applications

Gryphon School: Sherborne

Application Timetable

Friday 16th December

Deadline for applications

  • via the Applications link on the Sixth Form page of the school’s website.  Please complete all sections thoroughly.
  • References focusing on academic potential and achievements will be requested for all students.


  • Invitations to Further Information Sessions sent out.
  • Open School Sessions to see The Gryphon in action.

6th -10th March

  • Further External information sessions for parents and students.
  • N.B. Information sessions for the pupils and parents of some Yeovil schools may be held at their school outside of this week.
  • A more personalised experience where students and parents can have an open forum with a question and answer session.

Thursday 23rd March

  • A letter confirming the offer of a place in the Gryphon Sixth Form will be posted to successful candidates by this date.

Wednesday 12th April

  • One copy of the above offer letter must be signed and returned by this date if you wish to accept your place.

Friday 30th June

  • Induction day: Students will be able to sample real lessons in a relaxed atmosphere and enjoy a range of activities led by our student leadership team. You will meet other new Sixth Form students, Tutors and the Pastoral Team.

Thursday 24th August

GCSE Results day.  Details of Enrolment Day will follow.

For more details contact the Sixth Form office on 01935 811 055 or by emailing sixthform.support@gryphon.dorset.sch.uk