Welcome to Sunninghill Prep School

Located at the heart of the county town of Dorchester, we are passionate about ensuring that all our pupils are both nurtured and challenged so they have the skills and ambition to be the very best version of themselves.

Have a look around our website and when you’re ready, come and visit us. Only when you meet our inspirational staff, fantastic pupils and experience our unique setting, will you have a real feel for what makes our school so special.

Head’s Welcome

A warm welcome to our special school

Our School

Find out more about our wonderful school

Relocating to Dorset?

Find out about moving to our beautiful County Town

Sunninghill Prospectus

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Contact Us

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Nursery & Reception

Junior Prep


Open Morning

Our next Open Morning in on 14th October 2022 from 9:30am to 12:00pm.

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If you cannot attend on this date, you are welcome to come and have a look around at a date and time convenient to you. Please make contact and we can make arrangements.

Book your individual tour of Sunninghill

If you cannot attend one of our Open Mornings, we would still love you to visit!

You can book your place on a bespoke school tour where you will meet our Head, teachers and pupils.

You will get to see behind the scenes on a normal working day at our school.

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Notes From A Small School

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