We currently have at least one space for pupils in each of the year groups. If you would like your child to join The Dolphin School please phone the school on 0117 910 8429 to book an appointment for a tour and advice on the admission procedure.
Welcome to The Dolphin School
"Happy Members of the World Community"
Resilience - Respect - Responsibility - Curiosity
Please note the Open Day times have changed:
Open Days for new parents and carers interested in sending their child to The Dolphin School are Thursday 6th October 2016 9:30am-11:30am. Wednesday 2nd November 2016 6pm-8pm and Monday 9th January 2017 9:30am-11:30am.
Our drive for excellence is based upon the characteristics of effective learning which cannot be fully achieved without embracing the world beyond the school gates.
We understand that we can support and learn from our community in many different ways.
"They make me have fresh memories and I really love Dolphin School" - words of a Dolphin School pupil
87% of year 1 children in 2016 achieved the national standard in phonics which is above the Bristol and national average. In 2016 67% of reception children achieved a 'Good Level of Development' (66% nationally in 2015). 68% of children in Y2 achieved the Expected Standard in Reading, Writing and Maths combined, which is 12% above the Bristol average.
.... and outside the classroom
Learning Outside the Classroom is an essential tool in improving learners' achievement, aspirations, character and personal development. Benefits of using this style of educating include:
- More engaged learners who are more likely to do well
- Developing teamworking skills
- Building stronger relationships between students and staff
- Able to learn by seeing and doing
- Increased sense of wellbeing and healthy choices
- Increased independence and developments of social skills
A short video about The Dolphin School
30th September, 2016
27th September, 2016