Diary Dates


Wednesday 10th October 10:30am Y2 Visit to Bradford Abbas for workshop with author: Eve Coy

Mental Health Awareness Day – wear school uniform with something yellow e.g. T-shirt, band, badge, hat, scarf etc.

Please bring £1 for the Mental Health Foundation. Thank you!

16th Oct Y1/2 Football Tournament 4:00pm at Sherborne Abbey school

16th and 17th October Parent consultations (no Teacher/TA – run after-school clubs this week)

Wednesday 17th School photographer in

17th Y6 Bikeability

Friday 19th October School Open Morning 9:15-12:00

FTS Coffee Morning

Please could parents and pupils bring cakes in on Friday for the FTS cake sale on Saturday

Saturday 20th October FTS Cake Sale Parson’s Yard Sherborne

Friday 19th October FTS Monster Disco

22nd -26th October Half Term



Mary Berry

We had a VIP visitor at the FTS Cake Sale in Parson’s Yard on Saturday- Mary Berry!

I expect she was very impressed with all the delicious cakes. Many thanks to all who contributed to another successful event.

Weekly Whiteboard

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Well done to the Thornford School Y1/2 Football Team , who played extremely well at The Sherborne Area Football Tournament. Medals all round!

 School finishes 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 October Newsletter docx

Sports Fixtures

Click here to download Thornford School sports fixtures autumn 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