Welcome to Allenbourn Middle School

At Allenbourn, the talents of every pupil are recognised and nurtured. The individual needs of each child are met through a varied and exciting curriculum that stretches the most able and supports those who need it.

Experienced and highly-motivated staff deliver lessons that lay the foundation for a love of learning that will carry each child through the rest of their lives. Pupils come to Allenbourn for a superb all-round education. Arriving at nine years old, they leave four years later with a clear sense of purpose and an enthusiasm for their future learning.

Quotes

  • Quote 4

    date posted: Saturday 15 Jun 2013

    When I joined Allenbourn I started to enjoy learning. The school inspired me.

    Year 6 pupil
  • New Quote 2

    date posted: Tuesday 11 Jun 2013

    Pupils share a tremendously positive attitude to learning and delight in the stimulus and challenge offered to them, regardless of their ability and aptitudes.

    Ofsted June 2012
  • New Quote 1

    date posted: Tuesday 11 Jun 2013

    The school is exceptionally well led and managed. Staff and governors demonstrate very high levels of commitment to obtaining the best outcomes for everyone.

    Ofsted June 2012
  • Quote 10

    date posted: Tuesday 3 Apr 2012

    I am impressed and inspired by your exhibition. It provides a window into the way art and design is taught at Allenbourn and shows much talent.

    Parent
  • Quote 9

    date posted: Tuesday 3 Apr 2012

    We have seen at first hand the very caring, supportive work which takes place at Allenbourn and the particular focus given to pastoral care.

    Parent
  • Quote 8

    date posted: Tuesday 3 Apr 2012

    It is a pleasure to see the close collaboration between all members of the school community.

    Governor
  • Quote 6

    date posted: Tuesday 3 Apr 2012

    The music equipment is brilliant.

    Year 8 pupil
  • Quote 5

    date posted: Tuesday 3 Apr 2012

    I love teaching at Allenbourn Middle School - great children, great teachers, great building.

    Teacher
  • Quote 3

    date posted: Tuesday 3 Apr 2012

    My son has really blossomed during his time at Allenbourn. His special needs have been no obstacle to a tremendously happy and fulfilling time at the school.

    Parent
  • Quote 2

    date posted: Tuesday 3 Apr 2012

    The teachers help and get involved with you and help you have fun and learn at the same time. The lessons are fun.

    Year 6 pupil
  • Quote 11

    date posted: Tuesday 3 Apr 2012

    Allenbourn Middle School provides an outstanding quality of education for its pupils.

    Ofsted Report
  • Quote 7

    date posted: Tuesday 3 Apr 2012

    Pupils have a real voice in the school, and enjoy the responsibilities they are given. It's a delight to see how they mature through their years here.

    Librarian
  • Quote 1

    date posted: Tuesday 3 Apr 2012

    I like the teachers and the pupils and the atmosphere in the school. The teachers treat you as an equal.

    Source: Year 7 pupil

School Safeguarding Policy

Allenbourn is committed to safeguarding our children. Please click here to read the school Safeguarding Policy and to go to the Dorset Children Safeguarding Board website.