Project Based Learning – Project 1

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Well done to Year 9 students for producing excellent work for your first project.  Students were given the brief to research and visit the animals to produce leaflets that will inform visitors of key pieces of information about specific species and breeds of animals that will enhance their visit and inform them of their endangered Read More

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New Building


Exciting news!   The digging of the new building has commenced!

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Employer Career Talks


Yesterday we welcomed Employers from Knighton Countryside Management, Ten Acres Livery, Royal Veterinary College, NFU into our school to give career talks to the students. We asked some of the students for their thoughts after the talks and below are a few to share:-   ” Today we had an employer visit Dorset Studio School from Read More

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Open Evening


Last night was Dorset Studio School’s Open Evening for prospective students.  It was a good turn out and a great success. Thanks to all who came.

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Language Day


Students participated in a language afternoon, which involved workshops in French, Swahili, British Sign Language, Czech, Chinese Mandarin.

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Amnesty Day Guest Speaker


Dorset Studio School welcomed our first Guest Speaker Mr Barry Tempest, voluntary speaker from Amnesty International.  The talk was to explore Amnesty’s work and about human rights issues.

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Studio School Opens to Year 9 Students


The countryside comes to education! A Pioneering approach to Learning in Dorset opens in the grounds of Kingston Maurward College! After twelve months of inspiration, planning and sheer hard graft with our two educational sponsors: Kingston Maurward College and the Thomas Hardye School; as well as our employer partners: RSPCA; The Royal Veterinary Society; SCATS; Read More

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Taking Education Outside Taking Education Outside


Education turns over a new leaf at the brand new Dorset Studio School opening in September 2014. The exciting new school – for 13-19 year olds of all abilities – combines GCSEs in Maths, English, Sciences and ICT with exciting qualifications in environmental and land-based sciences, alongside the essential skills needed for employability and starting Read More

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Dorset Studio School Gets The Green Light


Plans to open a Studio School in Dorset have today been officially given the go ahead by the Department for Education. The Dorset Studio School at Kingston Maurward College in Dorchester, will open in September 2014. Dorset Studio School will specialise in environment and land-based sciences and offer a range of academic and vocational qualifications Read More

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Dorset Studio School, Kingston Maurward, Dorchester, Dorset DT2 8PX
Call 01305 215028. Our office is open 9 - 4.30pm Monday to Friday

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