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  • The future of education

    Progressive Knighton House School in Durweston announced the changes in their CE programme earlier this year. We at Muddy are pleased to have been asked back to explore a little bit more...

  • Spring Open Days

    We're looking ahead to the Spring term (yikes!) and getting our School Open Days diary sorted. Here's all you need to know.

  • Port Regis Prep School, Dorset

    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 huge amount of fun

  • Extra special, happy kids

    With stress and anxiety high on the school agenda, attention is turning to what they can offer kids to help them medal not just in lessons, but in life.

  • New Head for Leehurst

    Want a one-stop, pastoral education for your family? Leehurst Swan is a friendly, co-ed, all through to 16 day school with a brand new head!

  • Common Entrance exams? Pah!

    Progressive Knighton House School in Durweston leads the way in consigning CE to the annals of history and introducing an exciting new two-year programme to Years 7 & 8. Muddy checks it out!

  • To board or not to board?

    Could boarding school be the best thing for your child? Muddy talks to Stephen Ilett, Headmaster of Port Regis School, to find out why boarding for prep school kids is, well, a whole load of fun

  • Warminster Prep, Warminster

    Muddy says: The younger sibling to the co-ed day and boarding school on the edge of Salisbury Plain where bright-eyed kids and teachers exude confidence and a love of life.

  • US flag, mortar boards, blue sky

    The Uni American Dream

    Lots of sweating happening in the exam halls – but what's the next step? If your offspring is considering uni stateside, read on!

  • Canford School, Canford Magna, Wimborne

    Muddy says: A pastorally and academically strong day and boarding school for girls and boys aged 13-18, in a stunning 250 acres. Its warm, vibrant community and family feel stands out.

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