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Open Days

OPEN DAY - SATURDAY 8TH OCTOBER 2022

Canford holds two Open Days each year, in the Spring and Autumn, and these are an ideal opportunity to get a sense of Canford life. They are also an informal opportunity to meet the Headmaster and members of staff, and to tour the school and Houses with a pupil.  

book a place

Booking for our next Open Day is now open.   Please follow the link below to book your place.

BOOK for our open day on 8th october 

If you would like to visit us before our next Open Day on Saturday 8th October, please get in touch with our Admissions team to book a private visit.

BOOK A PRIVATE VISIT

 

timings and format

For our Open Day on Saturday 8th October 2022, the timings and format will be as follows:

Sixth Form Event

From 0900:  Arrival at Canford, refreshments in Layard Theatre

09:30:  Presentation by the Headmaster and Pupils in the Layard Theatre

10:15:  Individual pupil guided tours of houses and departments

Tours last approximately 1-1.5 hours depending on how many areas of the school you would like to see.  After your tour there will be the opportunity to talk to senior leadership staff and Admissions.

13+/14+ Event

From 0930:  Arrival at Canford, refreshments in the Long Gallery

Until 1030:  Individual pupil guided tours including a visit to the guide's boarding or day house

Tours last approximately 1-1.5 hours depending on how many areas of the school you would like to see.  

1200-1230:  Presentation by the Headmaster in the Assembly Hall, after which Open Day ends.

There will be light refreshments throughout the morning and activities for children as they tour through departments.