Welcome to Dumpton School

We are an Ofsted 'Outstanding' and ISI 'Excellent' co-educational Pre-Prep and Prep School in the heart of the Dorset countryside.

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visit us and experience the Dumpton atmosphere for yourself. We promise you a very warm welcome!

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  • Headmaster's Newsletter, Friday 24 March 2017

    24 March 2017

    24 March 2017

    Dear Parents

    And one more scholarship to …
    Mackenzie F, who has been awarded a Peter Attenborough All-Rounder Scholarship at Charterhouse.  Many congratulations to him.  This brings the total scholarships this year to an impressive 21.  

    Easter Egg Hunt
    A big thank you to all the FoDS and Nursery parents who supported our Easter Egg Hunt today.  We were so grateful to all the FoDs Committee, led by Sarah Schiel, and extra helpers who were excellent hosts for the day – and it was good to see the smiling faces of all the children as they searched for the eggs in the adventure playground.  A special thank you also to Jessica Mcardle who painstakingly handmade all of the rosettes for the Competition.  We then retired to the Front Hall for hot cross buns and coffee.  They continued their good work with Year 1 and Year 2 after lunch! Some of the photographs from the morning ...