Buckland Newton School are a very successful village school and the highest achieving school in the area. Equidistant from both Dorchester and Sherborne the school is very much part of the local community – and have strong links with the Church. They have wonderful support from the Governing Body, parents, a band of volunteers from the community and our FBNS (Friends of Buckland Newton School). Buckland Newton School are committed to excellence in education and aim to excite children’s imaginations through a range of engaging and challenging learning experiences within a Christian environment.