The Gryphon School

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School Type
Academy converter
Admissions criteria (2017)
Admission based on a catchment area
Oversubscribed Status
In 2017 it was oversubscribed
Ofsted Grade
2
Ofsted grade it as Good
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Admissions for pupils (starting September 2017)

Oversubscribed Status
Oversubscribed
Priority admission
Catchment area
Cutoff type
Straight line
Cutoff distance
8,603 metres outside catchment
Admission number
240
Number of preferences
364
Places for siblings
93

Past admissions status is no guarantee of future admissions, we advise you to always check with the school.

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Admissions history

Click for previous years admissions history.

School Admission area in 2017

  • Oversubscribed
Priority Admission:
Catchment area
Cutoff type:
Straight line
Cutoff distance:
8,603 metres outside catchment
Size of SAA (km2):
332.25 km2
Catchment area

School's admission trend:

  • Roughly the same

This school's successful applicant area has been roughly the same for the last 2 years. This mean it's roughly the same to get a place inside.

Secondary School
  • Size of successful admission area
  • Not Oversubscribed
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2017 Census

Number of pupils
1590
Age range
11-18 years old
Class size
20 pupils
Religion
Church of England
English as first language
95% of pupils
Gender split (Boys/Girls)
49% / 51% of pupils
Pupils taking free meals
9% of pupils
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Performance

GCSE: Pupils achieving 5 or more good passes (inc English and Maths)
Sixth form: Average point score per pupil
2
Ofsted inspection results: View Report
CRITERIA 2010 2014
Ofsted Grade: 1 2
Quality of Teaching: 2 2
Achievement of Pupils: 1 2
Behaviour and Safety of Pupils: 1 1
Leadership and Management: 1 2
1 - Outstanding 2 - Good 3 - Requires Improv. 4 - Inadequate NR - Not Rated

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Contact

School contact

LEA contact: Dorset

Schools near Bristol Road, Sherborne, DT9 4EQ

School name Other schools nearby Oversubscribed Ofsted grade
The Gryphon School
Yes 2 - Good
Sherborne International
Unknown NR Not Rated
Sherborne School
Unknown NR Not Rated
Sherborne School for Girls
Unknown NR Not Rated
Bucklers Mead Academy
No 2 - Good
Laurel Park School
Unknown NR Not Rated
Yeovil College
Unknown NR Not Rated
Westfield Academy
No 2 - Good
Preston School Academy
Yes 3 - Requires Improvement
King Arthur's Community School
No 3 - Requires Improvement
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