School News

Thornford Maths and Science Week

We had a brilliant Maths and Science week which included lots of parents and visitors talking to the children about how they use maths in their jobs, including:  Construction, Veterinary Science, Airline Pilot, Naval officer, Engineer and Underwater engineering. Binny... read more

Tesco Bags of Help

Our Spiritual Garden project has been shortlisted for a public vote in Tesco’s #BagsofHelp initiative! Please vote for us to have a chance to win the top prize in store! Please vote in any of the Tesco stores  below from Friday 1st September until  Tuesday 31st... read more


We are all very proud of the outcome of our July 2017 Church School SIAMS inspection, which was OUTSTANDING. Thank you to all the pupils, staff, parents and governors who regularly contribute to the wonderful community spirit we have at Thornford School , which led to... read more

Thank you for the music!

“Thank you for the music! ” to the wonderful children in Oak Class at The Gateway Church in Yeovil on Wednesday 28th June. Lots of Courage, Perseverance and Friendship shown in an amazing evening! Lovely to see so many proud parents. read more

Year 6 Visit to London

Thornford School Year 6 visited St.George’s Roman Catholic Cathedral School in Lambeth. Children from this school were evacuated to Thornford during the Second Word War. The children had a tour of the school from Stephanie, Danielle, John and Nequila. Then, we all... read more

Collective Worship Visitors

Last week our collective worship visitors were Sathya with her daughter and nephew, who came to talk to us about Hinduism. Sathya showed us how Hindus pray and about Ganesha- a Hindu deity. The pictures of the wedding were very colourful and we heard about Holi, which... read more

A lovely evening of bedtime stories

The children had a lovely evening of bedtime stories in the school grounds. Our particular  thanks go to Binny Bennett, Paul and Helen Stickland, Tom Newton, Oliver and Katie McManus, Emma and Gareth Lewis for reading and Emma Robertson and Maria Elena Davies for... read more