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Muddy Best Schools Guide

  • Downside School

    Muddy says: This Catholic day and boarding school with Benedictine values may be steeped in history and tradition but is keeping ahead of the game

  • Clayesmore Prep School

    Muddy says: I've been eager to snoop around this fab co-ed school for yonks, and boy, was it worth the wait! Set in the most to-die-for surroundings, Clayesmore Prep is a school with a real family feel

  • Clayesmore Senior School

    Muddy says: Set in the most bucolic countryside and with a main building that is oh-so-pleasing to the eye, there's a lot more to Clayesmore than its setting

  • Sherborne School

    Muddy says: An academically outstanding full boarding school for boys aged 13-18, located uniquely throughout the lovely market town of Sherborne.

  • Canford School, Canford Magna, Wimborne

    Muddy says: A day and boarding school for girls and boys aged 13-18, leading the way academically in the region.

  • Port Regis Prep School

    Muddy says: A co-ed day and boarding school for ages two to 13 - one of the great Prep schools where you'll find outstanding facilities and results, and a lot of fun

  • Sandroyd Prep School

    Muddy says: We were blown away by this co-ed prep school on the stunning Rushmore Estate - acres of bucolic grounds, impressive results and lots of old-fashioned fun

  • Bryanston School

    Muddy says: Looking for a country boarding school? Bryanston is an extremely impressive co-educational full boarding school, with some day pupils, perched in the most gorgeous of settings

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    Hazlegrove Prep School, Sparkford

    Muddy says: The traditional exterior belies the forward-thinking, collaborative, empathatic and vibrant education within, with great sport, arts and extra curricular

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    All Hallows Prep School, Cranmore

    Muddy says: Small co-ed prep school with a family feel, very good results, Famous Five forest school and a cutting edge design studio

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