Well done

Congratulations to Izzy Taylor in Year 12, who has managed to secure a work placement with the Met Office in July. This is a hugely competitive opportunity that Izzy has worked hard to secure – Well done.

National Science Week

Friday 9th March marks the beginning of National Science Week with the theme this year being ‘Discovery and Exploration’. Students in Year 7 and 8 will be discovering how one of the first types of plastic was made from milk, and will be conducting their own surveys for homework on the extent of the plastic problem in our local area.

Bus route changes

Yellow Bus route U9 and U10 will no longer be running from Friday 30 March 2018.  Please see our letters page for further information.


National Citizens Service

Thank you to NCS Dorset for coming into school yesterday to launch the new volunteering opportunity to our Year 12 NCS Graduates. We were also presented with the Champion School Award which we were delighted to receive.

Road Closures

Please see below road closures in the local area, which may affect some routes to and from School.
WIMBORNE ROAD (Southbound) Closure (From New Inn Junction to the George Roundabout):
From 0700 on Monday 12th March to 1730 on Thursday 29th March, including closure of the junctions of Winterbourne Road, Sandbourne Road, Stokes Avenue, Haynes Avenue, Tatnam Road, Garland Road and Heckford Road.
HECKFORD ROAD (at its junction with Wimborne Road for approx.10 metres)
Monday 12 March 2018 until Thursday 29 March 2018 (in conjunction with the above works)
The above closure is required for the construction of a raised junction crossing to emphasise footway priority.
WIMBORNE ROAD – the slip road from Fleetsbridge Roundabout to Bailey Crescent
From 0730 on Monday 19th March to 0600 on Tuesday 20 March 2018 – for carriage resurfacing.