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Dorset school information including admissions, term dates and school transport.


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School admissions

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Apply for a school place and find out what catchment area you live in.

School transport

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Information on Dorset school transport, including the home to school transport policy.

School term dates

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Patterns of school terms dates and bank holidays.

Free school meals

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School meals are available to children whose parents receive financial support.

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Search our directory for schools in Dorset with contact details and links to OFSTED reports.

School Libraries

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