Schools information for the local authority of Dorset



Schools in Dorset


School Inspection Rating Type Ages
Allenbourn Middle School
East Borough, Wimborne, BH21 1PL
Outstanding Secondary 9-13
Colehill First School
Middlehill Road, Colehill, Wimborne, BH21 2HL
Outstanding Primary 5-9
Grove Infant School
Grove Road, Portland, DT5 1DB
Outstanding Primary 5-7
Hayeswood First School
Cutlers Place, Colehill, Wimborne, BH21 2HN
Outstanding Primary 5-9
Piddle Valley Church of England First School
Piddletrenthide, Dorchester, DT2 7QL
Outstanding Primary 5-9
Southwell Primary School
Sweethill Lane, Southwell, Portland, DT5 2DT
Outstanding Primary 4-11
St Catherine’s Catholic Primary School, Wimborne
Cutlers Place, Colehill, Wimborne, BH21 2HN
Outstanding Primary 4-11
St Ives Primary School
Sandy Lane, St Ives, Ringwood, BH24 2LE
Outstanding Primary 5-11
St John’s Church of England Voluntary Controlled First School, Wimborne
St John’s Hill, Wimborne, BH21 1BX
Outstanding Primary 5-9
St Mary & St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School
Folly Lane, Wool, Wareham, BH20 6DS
Outstanding Primary 4-11
St Mary’s Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School, Bradford Abbas
Mill Lane, Sherborne, DT9 6RH
Outstanding Primary 4-11
St Mary’s Roman Catholic Primary School, Swanage
Manor Road, Swanage, BH19 2BH
Outstanding Primary 4-11
St Osmund’s Church of England Voluntary Aided Middle School, Dorchester
Barnes Way, Rothesay Road, Dorchester, DT1 2DZ
Outstanding Secondary 9-13
The Gryphon School
Bristol Road, Sherborne, DT9 4EQ
Outstanding Secondary 11-18
The Thomas Hardye School
Queen’s Avenue, Dorchester, DT1 2ET
Outstanding Secondary 13-18
Thornford Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School
Boot Lane, Thornford, Sherborne, DT9 6QY
Outstanding Primary 5-11
Three Legged Cross First School
Church Road, Three Legged Cross, Wimborne, BH21 6RF
Outstanding Primary 2-9
Twynham School
Sopers Lane, Christchurch, BH23 1JF
Outstanding Secondary 11-19
Verwood Church of England First School
Howe Lane, Verwood, BH31 6JF
Outstanding Primary 2-9
Witchampton Church of England Voluntary Aided First School
Witchampton, Wimborne, BH21 5AP
Outstanding Primary 5-9
Archbishop Wake Church of England Primary School
Black Lane, Blandford Forum, DT11 8SW
Good Primary 4-11
Beechcroft St Pauls CofE VA Primary School
Corporation Road, Weymouth, DT4 0LQ
Good Primary 4-11
Blandford St Mary Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School
Birch Avenue, Blandford St Mary, Blandford Forum, DT11 9QD
Good Primary 4-11
Brackenbury Infant School and Community Nursery
Three Yards Close, Fortuneswell, Portland, DT5 1JN
Good Primary 3-7
Bridport, St Mary’s Church of England Primary School
Skilling Hill Road, Bridport, DT6 5LA
Good Primary 4-11
Buckland Newton Church of England School
Buckland Newton, Dorchester, DT2 7BY
Good Primary 4-11
Chickerell Primary School
Rashley Road, Chickerell, Weymouth, DT3 4AT
Good Primary 4-11
Christchurch Junior School
Clarendon Road, Christchurch, BH23 2AA
Good Primary 7-11
Corfe Castle Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School
East Street, Corfe Castle, Wareham, BH20 5EE
Good Primary 4-11
Dorchester Middle School
Queen’s Avenue, Dorchester, DT1 2HS
Good Secondary 9-13
Frome Valley CofE VA First School
School Drive, Crossways, Dorchester, DT2 8WR
Good Primary 5-9
Highcliffe School
Parkside, Highcliffe, Christchurch, BH23 4QD
Good Secondary 11-19
Hillside Community First School
Hillside Road, Verwood, BH31 7HE
Good Primary 5-9
Lockyer’s Middle School
Blandford Road, Corfe Mullen, Wimborne, BH21 3HQ
Good Secondary 9-13
Lytchett Matravers Primary School
Lytchett Matravers, Poole, BH16 6DY
Good Primary 4-11
Marshwood Church of England Aided Primary School
Marshwood, Bridport, DT6 5QA
Good Primary 4-11
Milborne St Andrew First School
Hopsfield, Milborne St Andrew, Blandford Forum, DT11 0JE
Good Primary 5-9
Motcombe CofE VA Primary School
Church Road, Motcombe, Shaftesbury, SP7 9NT
Good Primary 4-11
Oakhurst Community First School
Shaftesbury Road, West Moors, Ferndown, BH22 0DY
Good Primary 5-9
Puddletown Church of England First School
Dorchester Road, Puddletown, Dorchester, DT2 8FZ
Good Primary 5-9
Queen Elizabeth’s School
Blandford Road, Pamphill, Wimborne, BH21 4DT
Good Secondary 13-18
Sandford Church of England Middle School
Sandford, Wareham, BH20 7BN
Good Unknown 9-13
Shaftesbury School
Salisbury Road, Shaftesbury, SP7 8ER
Good Secondary 11-18
Sherborne Abbey Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School
Lenthay Road, Sherborne, DT9 6AQ
Good Primary 4-11
Sherborne Primary School
Harbour Way, Sherborne, DT9 4AJ
Good Primary 4-11
Sixpenny Handley First School
Sixpenny Handley, Salisbury, SP5 5NJ
Good Primary 5-9
Spetisbury CofE VA Primary School
High Street, Spetisbury, Blandford Forum, DT11 9DF
Good Primary 4-11
St Andrew’s Church of England Primary School, Yetminster
Yetminster, Sherborne, DT9 6LS
Good Primary 4-11
St Augustine’s Catholic Primary School, Weymouth
Hardy Avenue, Weymouth, DT4 0RH
Good Primary 4-11
St Catherine’s Roman Catholic School
Pymore Road, Bridport, DT6 3TR
Good Primary 5-11
St James’ Church of England First School, Alderholt
Park Lane, Alderholt, Fordingbridge, SP6 3AJ
Good Primary 5-9
St John’s Church of England Voluntary Aided School, Weymouth
Coombe Avenue, Weymouth, DT4 7TP
Good Primary 5-11
St Mary’s Catholic First School, Dorchester
Lucetta Lane, Dorchester, DT1 2DD
Good Primary 5-9
St Mary’s Catholic Primary School, Marnhull
Old Mill Lane, Marnhull, Sturminster Newton, DT10 1JX
Good Primary 4-11
St Mary’s Church of England Middle School, Puddletown
Puddletown, Dorchester, DT2 8SA
Good Secondary 9-13
St Michael’s Church of England Voluntary Aided Middle School, Colehill
Colehill Lane, Colehill, Wimborne, BH21 7AB
Good Secondary 9-13
Swanage Middle School
High Street, Herston, Swanage, BH19 2PH
Good Unknown 9-13
Swanage St Mark’s Church of England Primary School
High Street, Swanage, BH19 2PH
Good Primary 4-11
The Dunbury CofE VC Primary School
Winterborne Whitechurch, Blandford Forum, DT11 0AW
Good Primary 4-11
The Sir John Colfox School
Ridgeway, Bridport, DT6 3DT
Good Secondary 11-18
Trent Young’s Endowed Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School
Trent, Sherborne, DT9 4SW
Good Primary 4-11
Underhill Community Junior School
Killicks Hill, Portland, DT5 1JW
Good Primary 7-11
Upton Infants’ School
Guest Road, Upton, Poole, BH16 5LQ
Good Primary 5-7
Wareham St Mary Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School
Streche Road, Wareham, BH20 4PG
Good Primary 4-11
West Moors, St Mary’s Church of England Voluntary Controlled First School
Station Road, West Moors, Ferndown, BH22 0JF
Good Primary 5-9
Wyvern School
Dorchester Road, Weymouth, DT3 5AL
Good Special 2-19
Bovington Middle School
Cologne Road, Bovington, Wareham, BH20 6NU
Requires improvement Unknown 9-13
Bridport Primary School
St Andrew’s Road, Bridport, DT6 3BJ
Requires improvement Primary 4-11
Burton Bradstock Church of England Voluntary Controlled School
Church Street, Burton Bradstock, Bridport, DT6 4QS
Requires improvement Primary 5-11
Milldown Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School
Milldown Road, Blandford Forum, DT11 7SN
Requires improvement Primary 4-11
Parkfield School
Hurn, BH23 6DF
Requires improvement Academy 4-19
Royal Manor Arts College
Weston Road, Portland, DT5 2RS
Requires improvement Secondary 11-16
Shaftesbury Church of England Primary School
Wincombe Lane, Shaftesbury, SP7 8PZ
Requires improvement Primary 4-11
St Andrew’s Church of England Voluntary Aided School, Preston, Weymouth
Littlemoor Road, Preston, Weymouth, DT3 6AA
Requires improvement Primary 5-11
The Grange School
Redvers Road, Christchurch, BH23 3AU
Requires improvement Secondary 11-19
The Wey Valley School
Dorchester Road, Weymouth, DT3 5AN
Requires improvement Secondary 11-16
Upton Junior School
St Martin’s Road, Upton, Poole, BH16 5NQ
Requires improvement Primary 7-11
Wareham Middle School
Worgret Road, Wareham, BH20 4PH
Requires improvement Unknown 9-13
Bere Regis School
Southbrook, Bere Regis, Wareham, BH20 7DB
Inadequate Primary 4-11
Boveridge House School
Cranborne, Wimborne, BH21 5RU
Inadequate Independent (special) 9-19
Emmanuel Middle Church of England Voluntary Aided School
Howe Lane, Verwood, BH31 6JF
Inadequate Secondary 9-13
Isle of Portland Aldridge Community Academy
Maritime House, Southwell Park, Portland, DT5 2NA
Inadequate Academy 3-19
Loders CofE VC Primary School
Loders, Bridport, DT6 3SA
Inadequate Primary 4-11
St Andrew’s Church of England Primary School, Fontmell Magna
West Street, Fontmell Magna, Shaftesbury, SP7 0PF
Inadequate Primary 4-11
St Mary’s Church of England Primary School, Beaminster
Clay Lane, Beaminster, DT8 3BY
Inadequate Primary 4-11