Diary Dates

14th September Whole School Eco Walk

20th September KS2 Parents assembly

21st September Oak Class violin lessons start

24th September Bikeability Level 1 Y5s

25-28th September: Book Fair

25th September Reception Parents’ meeting 5-6pm

Y6 Parents’meeting 6-7pm

5th October Harvest Festival in church 9:30am

16th and 17th October Parent consultations

22nd October Half Term



Weekly Whiteboard


A warm welcome back to Thornford School! We hope you have all had a lovely holiday and are full of inspiration for the Autumn Term! A particular welcome to our new Reception children.

September 2018 school will finish at 3:20pm.


Our Collective Worship Value for this half term is:


“Every day may not be good, but there is something good in every day.”

Alice Morse Earle

School Newsletters

Click here for our September Newsletter

Sports Fixtures

Click here to download Thornford School Sports-Fixtures-2018 

Latest News from Thornford Primary School

Is your child due to leave their current school in July 2019 and transfer to the next school in September 2019?

Closing Date for Secondary Applications is 31st October 2018

Closing Date for Primary Applications is 15th January 2019

See poster for further details


RThornford School Team photo (1)

Thornford are the 2018  Sherborne Area Rounders Tournament champions!

Well done to all the team who displayed amazing skills and great team work!


Swimming Gala

Well Done to everyone who took part in the Sherborne Area Swimming Gala

Thornford CE School is a Church of England School

Our Golden Thread is : Treat others as you would like to be treated yourself (Based on Luke 6:31)

The children are valued as individuals and encouraged to develop their full potential through a range of high quality educational experiences. Thornford School is ALWAYS a SAFEGUARDING school

SIAMS Outstanding School