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  • The Swanage School
    High Street
    BH19 2PH
  • Head: Mr Tristram Hobson
  • T 01929 500599
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  • A state school for boys and girls aged from 11 to 16.
  • Boarding: No
  • Local authority: Dorset
  • Pupils: 295
  • Religion: None
  • Ofsted:
    • Latest Overall effectiveness Good 1
      • Outcomes for children and learners Good 1
      • Quality of teaching, learning and assessment Good 1
      • Effectiveness of leadership and management Good 1
    • 1 Full inspection 21st May 2015
  • Ofsted report: View the Ofsted report

What the school says...

The vision for The Swanage School is a simple one: to be an inclusive, student-centred, academically rigorous school where relationships are at the heart of the school and the school is at the heart of the community; a school in which every child is known and valued and where learning is fun; a school that prepares its students for the wider world, and that alumni will be proud of.

We are in the truly enviable position of being able to create a brand new school, with inspirational teachers who share our vision and values and to do this in a purpose-built, multi-million-pound building complete with extensive facilities where children, teachers, parents and members of the local community work and learn together.

This is indeed a dream opportunity for every student, parent, teacher and headteacher. I invite you to join us in making the vision for The Swanage School a reality.

With warm wishes

Tristram Hobson
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What the parents say...

Swanage School has been brilliant for my stepson who has special needs, including Aspergers. The small classes, inspirational teachers and personal attention have been just right. The whole atmosphere is positive and more than makes up for the more limited options available in a small school. 100% recommended!

Commented on 31st Jan 2016

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