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Admissions Contacts

Mike Owen - Registrar

Mike joined Canford in 1983 as an English teacher and was a Housemaster before becoming Registrar in 2005.

Claire Stannard - Admissions Secretary

Claire oversees entrance tests, scholarships, Sixth Form entry and international applications.

Anna McEvoy - Admissions Assistant

Anna arranges parent visits to the school and attends exhibitions.

Jane Middleton - Admissions Assistant

Jane arranges the Headmaster's List pre-assessment days and familiarisation events for prospective pupils.

Suzanne Bardi-Smith - Admissions Assistant

Suzanne processes applications and registrations.

Contact Us

Enquirers are sent a hard copy of our prospectus together with additional useful background documentation about life at Canford.

The Admissions Office

Canford School

Wimborne

Dorset

BH21 3AD

Telephone: 01202 847207

 

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How to Find Us
Driving directions

From the A31 (Wimborne bypass):

Turn south as for A349 at roundabout midway along bypass following local signs to Merley, Broadstone and Canford Magna

After only 100m turn left at next roundabout towards Canford Magna and Wimborne

After 200m turn right to Canford School (by the Willett Arms)

After 1 mile Canford is signposted on the left

Please see the link in the footer to Google Maps

Arriving by plane

Bournemouth airport to Canford School (8 miles / 20 mins by taxi)

APPROX. £15 TAXI FARE

Gatwick Airport to Canford School (117 miles / 2hr 10 mins by taxi)

APPROX. £200 TAXI FARE

Southampton Airport to Canford School (35 miles / 45 mins by taxi)

APPROX. £50 TAXI FARE

Arriving by train

From London Waterloo to Poole or Bournemouth.

Trains from Waterloo run roughly once an hour (journey time approx. 2 hours).

Poole Train Station to Canford School (6.5 miles / 15 mins by taxi)

APPROX. £15 TAXI FARE

Bournemouth Train Station to Canford School (8 miles / 20 mins by taxi)

APPROX. £15 TAXI FARE

Arriving by coach

National Express coaches come regularly to Poole or Ringwood.

Poole Bus Station to Canford School (6.5 miles / 15 mins by taxi)

APPROX. £15 TAXI FARE

Ringwood Bus Station to Canford School (13 miles / 20 mins by taxi)

APPROX. £25 TAXI FARE

Plan of the school site and location map