Speech Day and Summer Ball
Jul 1 2019
Speech Day and prizegiving were held on a glorious sunny day at Canford on Friday 28
th June, marking the end of the academic year.
about Speech Day and Summer Ball
First British Astronaut takes part in Canford’s Space Celebrations
Jul 1 2019
Each year the final week of the Summer Term at Canford is devoted to a variety of co-curricular, fun, off piste activities offering pupils the chance to learn new skills, known as ‘Spirit of Place.’
This year, in celebration of 50 years’ of the first Moon landing in 1969, the Canford week was appropriately renamed ‘Spirit of Space’ and was packed with exciting challenges across departments.
about First British Astronaut takes part in Canford’s Space Celebrations
Educational Partnership Day 2019
Jun 25 2019
The second Canford Educational Partnership Day was held on Friday 14
th June. It also offered the opportunity to explore the scope of life beyond school and the variety of career options open to pupils today, and to prepare for the potential career paths of the future.
about Educational Partnership Day 2019
Canford film-maker impresses at History Festival
Jun 25 2019
Young film maker, William Walters, currently in the Fifth Form at Canford School, has received widespread acclaim at the premiére of his film ‘
Downlands’ at the Chalke Valley History Festival in Wiltshire on Monday 24 th June.
about Canford film-maker impresses at History Festival
City Reach Summer Camp 2019
Jun 24 2019
Children from the inner city community of Northam, Southampton, came to Canford over the weekend of 15
th-16 th June for the annual, fun filled activity camp.
about City Reach Summer Camp 2019
Cambridge Essay Competition - Third Place
Jun 21 2019
Congratulations to Isabella Woodward, current Lower Sixth pupil, on her achievement as a prizewinner in this year’s essay competition from Newnham College, Cambridge.
about Cambridge Essay Competition - Third Place
Music success 2019
Jun 20 2019
A number of this year’s Upper Sixth musicians at Canford are celebrating news that they will be continuing their music careers at centres of excellence across the country.
about Music success 2019
'This Canford Life'
Jun 19 2019
Want to know what it’s really like to be a boarder? Or what the value is of studying Latin? Or find out which staff have hidden talents? Then you need to tune in to
‘This Canford Life’ – Canford’s brand new podcast.
about 'This Canford Life'
Financial Times World Today
Jun 19 2019
Many congratulations to Lower Sixth Canfordian Sophie Bearblock who was Highly Commended by the judges in this year’s prestigious World Today writing competition in conjunction with the Financial Times.
about Financial Times World Today
House Regatta 2019
Jun 14 2019
The Canford Boat Club celebrated another great year at its annual House Regatta and Dinner on Saturday 8
about House Regatta 2019
Layard Theatre 20
Jun 4 2019
An afternoon of celebration marking 20 years since the Layard Theatre opened in May 1999.
about Layard Theatre 20
86% of all university offers from Russell Group/Sunday Times Top 12
May 21 2019
In an increasingly competitive market, it is wonderful to see so many of our Upper Sixth gaining firm offers to their chosen universities, the vast majority among the top institutions in the country.
about 86% of all university offers from Russell Group/Sunday Times Top 12
Ten Tors 2019
May 17 2019
Many congratulations to all our pupils who took up this year’s Ten Tors Challenge. Canford entered a record four teams of six pupils in the 2019 competition, two Fourth Form teams completing the 35 mile challenge, and two Lower Sixth completing the 45 miles event.
about Ten Tors 2019
OC London Drinks '19
May 16 2019
Our annual OC London Drinks Party was hosted at RSA House on Thursday 9
about OC London Drinks '19
Confirmation Service 2019
May 13 2019
This year’s annual confirmation service was held in Canford Magna Parish Church on Saturday 4
th May and was once again a wonderful, memorable occasion.
about Confirmation Service 2019
Rowing Training Camp
May 7 2019
Twenty two senior rowers and five staff travelled to the stunning setting of Lago D’Orta in Italy for another very successful training camp over the Easter holidays.
about Rowing Training Camp
May 3 2019
We did it! Canford’s first ever Colour Run took place on Sunday 28
th April and it was an outstanding success.
about Colour Run
Gold D of E expeditions
Apr 28 2019
Five Canfordians undertaking their Duke of Edinburgh’s Gold Award completed a 4 day, 3 night practice expedition in South and Central Wales over the Easter weekend.
about Gold D of E expeditions
Keith Hay History Dinner
Apr 12 2019
The History Department hosted the third annual Keith Hay Dinner on 25th March, once again in splendid style in the Long Gallery and Old Library.
about Keith Hay History Dinner
ABRSM Music Success
Apr 12 2019
Many congratulations to Fourth Former Lucy Hancock, who has been awarded the Edie Marr prize in the region from the ABRSM for her Grade 6 flute exam.
about ABRSM Music Success
Apr 10 2019
This year’s senior play was Mike Bartlett’s ‘Earthquakes in London’, a challenging snapshot of the complexities of living within a time of globalisation and technology, neatly condensed into five acts.
about Senior Play
St John’s Smith Square
Apr 1 2019
The showcase concert in the Canford music calendar took place on Sunday 24
th March in the prestigious London concert venue, St John’s Smith Square.
about St John’s Smith Square
Land Rover 4x4
Apr 1 2019
Canford’s intrepid race engineers took part in this year’s Land Rover 4x4 in Schools competition and were delighted to reach the national finals.
about Land Rover 4x4
CCF Parade 2019
Mar 28 2019
Canford’s Easter Term always finishes with a flourish including the traditional CCF Biennial Inspection and Parade.
about CCF Parade 2019
Careers Symposium 2019
Mar 27 2019
The theme of this year’s Careers Symposium, held on Friday 22
nd March, was 'Create Your Own Path'
about Careers Symposium 2019
Mar 15 2019
Come and find out more about our award winning education at our next Open Day on Saturday 27th April.
about Open Day
CCF Tiger Adventurer Norwegian Expedition
Mar 13 2019
Canford School CCF has been embarking for a number of years on a cross-country skiing expedition to Norway on what is described by all who go, as the toughest and the best trip the school offers.
about CCF Tiger Adventurer Norwegian Expedition
Canford 1st XI girls celebrate Gold at Tier 2 National Hockey Finals
Mar 8 2019
Post half term sport at Canford began in fine style with our senior girls’ hockey side winning the U18 Tier 2 National finals at the Olympic Park.
about Canford 1st XI girls celebrate Gold at Tier 2 National Hockey Finals
World Book Day
Mar 7 2019
With the strong focus on literacy within the Canford curriculum, World Book Day was an opportunity to further highlight this to the school community.
about World Book Day
Mar 1 2019
Pupils develop interview techniques – as interviewers
about Interview skills
Gold medals for Canford swimmers
Feb 28 2019
Two Shell pupils, Robbie Hemmings and Conor Cherrington, are celebrating high level success at the recent Dorset Counties swimming championships
about Gold medals for Canford swimmers
Feb 27 2019
On February 14th, Canford’s Chamber Choir travelled to Oxford University to sing a joint service of Eucharist with Oriel College Chapel Choir.
about Chamber Choir
Feb 15 2019
This Easter and Summer, Canford will once again be running its popular sports courses.
about Sports Academy
Feb 12 2019
We wish the very best of luck to Canford Upper Sixth pupil, Loveday Pride who is presenting on the subject ‘Is the concept of Trophies in Art still important and relevant today?’
about ARTiculation 2019
Gap Year Fair 2019
Feb 11 2019
Over 50 pupils from both Canford and other local schools explore the exciting options open to them on a Gap Year at an event in Long Gallery on Thursday 7th February.
about Gap Year Fair 2019
Feb 11 2019
Sixth Formers at Canford are studying the travel and leisure industry and recently enjoyed meeting several experts from two ends of the business spectrum.
about Business advice
D of E Gold Awards
Feb 7 2019
Four OCs who achieved their Duke of Edinburgh’s Gold last year received their awards at St James’ Palace from HRH the Earl of Wessex
about D of E Gold Awards
Chinese New Year
Feb 6 2019
As part of Canford’s International programme, pupils joined one fifth of the world’s population in celebrating Chinese New Year in fine style over two days with a number of events aimed at offering the opportunity to develop a wider appreciation of Chinese culture.
about Chinese New Year
Feb 5 2019
Each year we see pupils produce excellence in written skills through both internal and external essay writing.
about Academic Enrichment
Drama Festival 2019
Jan 29 2019
This year’s House Drama Festival was another showcase of Canford pupil talent.
about Drama Festival 2019
Jan 28 2019
Upper Sixth pupil shortlisted for prestigious outdoor photography award
about Pupil Photography
Hockey in Barcelona
Jan 24 2019
An excellent pre-season tour with matches against teams across Europe
about Hockey in Barcelona
Britten Sinfonia 2019
Jan 22 2019
Canford School Concert Hall, Friday 8th February 2019, 7.30 pm
about Britten Sinfonia 2019
Jan 16 2019
As part of our Sixth Form enrichment programme, we are delighted to be welcoming to Canford once again a wide range of thought provoking external speakers this term to share their experiences.
about External Speakers
Cricket - Tom Prest
Jan 11 2019
Fifth Form Canfordian Tom Prest, named as Hampshire's Under 15 Cricketer of the Year.
about Cricket - Tom Prest
Dec 18 2018
The Canford production of Les Misérables
about School Musical
Dec 17 2018
The work with the model town has involved pupils and staff helping to improve their facilities, principally the water control system and the graphical visitor interface at this popular local attraction.
about Community work
Dec 10 2018
As we start the final week of term at Canford, we wish you a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
about Merry Christmas!
Dec 7 2018
Canford is delighted to announce that it has been selected as Independent Boarding School of the Year 2018.
about Boarding Award
Model UN 2018
Dec 6 2018
19 Canfordians took part in the 4th annual Clayesmore Model UN conference
about Model UN 2018
Nov 29 2018
A-level Philosophy and Theology pupils attended the black tie event to hear Rev. Jervis’ insightful talk on epistemology, entitled ‘Sense, Common-sense, Nonsense and Making Sense’.
about Philosophy Dinner
Nov 28 2018
12 Upper Sixth pupils applying for Medicine, Veterinary Medicine or Dentistry attended a practice Multiple Mini Interview (MMI) session in John o’ Gaunts.
about Medics Interviews
Visit to RNLI, Poole
Nov 26 2018
A group of Upper Sixth Canfordians from the Engineering Society visited the RNLI in Poole.
about Visit to RNLI, Poole
Nov 20 2018
Canford is delighted to have been shortlisted for two national awards relating to its community action work at home and abroad.
about TES Awards
London Pre-U Art
Nov 19 2018
Canford Upper Sixth Artists thrilled to exhibit Pre-U work in London.
about London Pre-U Art
Nov 15 2018
On Sunday 11
November 2018, the Canford Community joined with millions throughout the country to honour those who gave their lives in the defence of freedom during times of conflict. th
about Canford Remembers
Oct 30 2018
47 Fifth Year pupils and five staff marked the centenary of the end of the First World War by visiting battlefields in Belgium and France
about Battlefields Trip
Oct 29 2018
5th and L6th trip of a lifetime to Singapore and Malaysia
about Malaysia Trip
Oct 18 2018
This year's team came 7th overall
about Pringle Trophy
Oct 17 2018
Canford shortlisted in two categories in the Independent School Parent magazine’s inaugural Independent Schools of the Year 2018 awards.
about Awards shortlist
Oct 16 2018
A varied, challenging and rewarding Whole Day Enterprises for Canfordians involving many members of the wider community.
about Enterprises 2018
Oct 15 2018
The library has been a busy place during the first half of term with involvement in a number of national events.
about Library News
Moon Festival 2018
Oct 11 2018
The evening was an opportunity to celebrate our pupils cultures and diversity.
about Moon Festival 2018
Dr Spencer Jones
Oct 8 2018
Leading military historian Dr Spencer Jones spent three days in the school as Historian-in-Residence
about Dr Spencer Jones
Oct 3 2018
Canford’s talented pupil artists are holding an exhibition of their Pre-U work at a London gallery.
about Telling Stories
IOW Northam Trip
Oct 1 2018
One of the highlights of the year is an activity weekend. One pupil wrote about his experience of the recent Northam Isle of Wight trip
about IOW Northam Trip
Sep 13 2018
Three Canford pupils are celebrating selection for the England Hockey National Age Group Squads (NAGS)
about England Hockey
B-SIDE FESTIVAL 2018
Aug 31 2018
Congratulations to Upper Sixth artist Lily Lloyd who has been selected as one of three young artists to be a Bursary Artist at the b-side Art Festival
about B-SIDE FESTIVAL 2018
GCSE Success 2018
Aug 23 2018
1 in 5 of all reformed grades at the top 9 level
about GCSE Success 2018
A Levels 2018
Aug 16 2018
Consistent academic excellence at Canford brings another year of high academic achievement at A Level
about A Levels 2018
Aug 9 2018
This summer Sixth Formers visited Argentina, Ghana and India.
about Partnership Trips
Canford welcomes HRH The Earl of Wessex for DofE fundraising event
Jun 20 2018
As part of a campaign to generate support for The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award (DofE) charity, His Royal Highness, The Earl of Wessex visited Canford on 13th and 14th June 2018.
about Canford welcomes HRH The Earl of Wessex for DofE fundraising event
Bronze in England Hockey National Schools U16 Girls’ Finals
Jun 19 2018
A bronze medal and third best U16 School hockey team in the country.
about Bronze in England Hockey National Schools U16 Girls’ Finals
Inaugural Independent-State School Educational Partnership Day at Canford
Jun 19 2018
Our first Educational Partnership Day offered a varied and challenging programme of activities which sparked discussion and reflection on the ways we think and learn.
about Inaugural Independent-State School Educational Partnership Day at Canford
Boat Club honours Derek Drury at House Regatta
Jun 18 2018
Pupils, staff, families and the wider Canford community enjoyed the annual House Regatta on Saturday 9th June, enjoying the action alongside the Pimm’s and cream teas to the sound of the Poole Borough Band.
about Boat Club honours Derek Drury at House Regatta
Community Action project with Wimborne Model Town
Jun 15 2018
Sixth Formers from Canford have been working with a local community visitor attraction to develop its ongoing sustainability project.
about Community Action project with Wimborne Model Town
CCF collaboration with Poole High School
May 24 2018
The Cadet Expansion Programme (CEP) was launched on Armed Forces Day in June 2012 by the Prime Minister and Deputy Prime Minister with the aim to deliver 100 new cadet units in English state-funded schools by September 2015.
about CCF collaboration with Poole High School
Placement with Accenture for Upper Sixth Canfordian
May 23 2018
Many congratulations to Upper Sixth pupil Anna van Wingerden, who has been awarded a place on the Accenture Horizons Scheme starting in September 2018.
about Placement with Accenture for Upper Sixth Canfordian
Confirmation Service 2018
May 22 2018
The annual confirmation service was held in Canford Magna Parish Church on Saturday 5th May.
about Confirmation Service 2018
Ten Tors 2018
May 15 2018
This year's Ten Tors 2018 challenge over the weekend of 11 - 13 May was a resounding success all round for Canford.
about Ten Tors 2018
Top university offers at home and abroad for Canfordians
May 15 2018
A total of 138 Canfordians applied to universities at home and abroad this year and are celebrating receiving 537 offers, 80% of which are from Russell Group/Sunday Times Top 12 institutions and represent nearly 4 offers per pupil.
about Top university offers at home and abroad for Canfordians
Canfordian awarded degree apprenticeship with Goldman Sachs
May 10 2018
Congratulations to Upper Sixth Canford pupil Poppy Pinner awarded a highly sought after degree apprenticeship with Goldman Sachs.
about Canfordian awarded degree apprenticeship with Goldman Sachs
U14 Girls' Hockey Tour to Holland 2018
Apr 27 2018
U14 Shell Hockey girls enjoyed a fantastic and memorable tour to Holland over the Easter holidays.
about U14 Girls' Hockey Tour to Holland 2018
Rowing Training Camp to Lago D'Orta Italy
Apr 26 2018
Canford athletes joined with pupils from King's Canterbury for a great experience of rowing and sculling during the Easter holidays.
about Rowing Training Camp to Lago D'Orta Italy
Annual Concert in Christchurch Priory
Apr 25 2018
This year's major music concert was performed in the wonderful surroundings of Christchurch Priory.
about Annual Concert in Christchurch Priory
Shine Graduation 2018
Apr 18 2018
Pupils from Bournemouth schools celebrate graduation from our Shine programme.
about Shine Graduation 2018
Canford U16 Girls Do the Double!
Apr 10 2018
For the first time in Canford history, the U16 girls made it through to the National finals in both Hockey and Netball.
about Canford U16 Girls Do the Double!
Northam Walk 2018
Apr 9 2018
15 mile walk in the name of the City Reach charity
about Northam Walk 2018
Senior Play – Andersen’s English
Mar 29 2018
This year’s senior play was Andersen’s English, written by Irish playwright Sebastian Barry and staged in the Layard Theatre on three consecutive nights at the end of the Easter Term.
about Senior Play – Andersen’s English
Mar 27 2018
"It was impressive to see our pupils participating with such enthusiasm and commitment in this exciting inter-schools competition..."
about Model UN
Great historical debate and Dinner
Mar 26 2018
Another excellent evening for A Level History pupils at the Keith Hay Dinner and Debate
about Great historical debate and Dinner
Careers Symposium - 'Getting Connected'
Mar 23 2018
The theme of this year’s Careers Symposium was 'Getting Connected'
about Careers Symposium - 'Getting Connected'
CCF Annual Parade and Inspection
Mar 22 2018
“An incredible Annual Inspection today at Canford. It was beautifully choreographed from start to finish with the sort of attention to detail that was a joy to behold.”
about CCF Annual Parade and Inspection
House Art 2018
Mar 21 2018
Canford House Art competition followed the RSPB initiative to ‘Save the Swifts’
about House Art 2018
Mar 18 2018
Updates on any disruption to school services as a result of poor weather
about Snow Alerts
Canford School 'Wins on Waste'
Mar 4 2018
Canford pupils and staff have been working hard on environmental projects this term to raise awareness of recycling and to reduce waste.
about Canford School 'Wins on Waste'
Canford CCF trip to Norway
Feb 25 2018
Cross-country skiing, arctic survival skills and a 3 day expedition
about Canford CCF trip to Norway
Fifth form tapas evening
Feb 22 2018
Spanish IGSE Fifth Form pupils enjoyed a culturally enriching evening at a tapas restaurant in Bournemouth
about Fifth form tapas evening
Britten Sinfonia Residency 2018
Feb 12 2018
The acclaimed expert musicians visited for a fourth consecutive year
about Britten Sinfonia Residency 2018
House Debating 2018
Feb 7 2018
House Debating Final 2018
about House Debating 2018
Canford through to National 4 x 4 Finals
Feb 6 2018
SW Regional Finals of Jaguar Land Rover 4 x 4 Schools Technology Challenge 2018
about Canford through to National 4 x 4 Finals
Government League Tables
Feb 5 2018
Government League Tables - A note of caution
about Government League Tables
National Youth Choir success
Jan 18 2018
National Youth Choir selection the latest Canford Music Success
about National Youth Choir success
Reading and Rugby - a winning combination!
Jan 15 2018
Accelerated Reader Programme for Shells launched with the 'Six Nations' reading competition
about Reading and Rugby - a winning combination!
Top level swimming coaching for Canford School
Jan 12 2018
Swim Bournemouth will be working in association with Canford School to deliver its junior and senior swim programmes
about Top level swimming coaching for Canford School
1st XI Boys' Hockey tour
Jan 8 2018
Canford 1st XI Boys' Hockey Squad pre-season tour to Barcelona
about 1st XI Boys' Hockey tour
Merry Christmas and A Happy New Year!
Dec 15 2017
Enjoy our digital Christmas card, with just some of the highlights from the past year!
about Merry Christmas and A Happy New Year!
Canford School Musical 2017 - Cabaret
Dec 12 2017
Spectacular Canford School Musical, Cabaret performed to sell out audience over four nights
about Canford School Musical 2017 - Cabaret
City Reach Christmas Party
Dec 12 2017
Canford School hosted children from inner city Southampton for an afternoon of festive fun!
about City Reach Christmas Party
Celebrating a Literary Christmas
Dec 7 2017
Canford Library 12 Books of Christmas Advent Calendar
about Celebrating a Literary Christmas
Duke of Edinburgh Gold Presentations
Dec 7 2017
Upper Sixth deliver their Expedition final presentations
about Duke of Edinburgh Gold Presentations
Model UN 2017
Dec 6 2017
Highly Commended Awards at Model UN 2017
about Model UN 2017
Winners - U16 West Regional Hockey Finals
Nov 26 2017
Last 8 in the country after win at West finals
about Winners - U16 West Regional Hockey Finals
Professional Music Concert Series
Nov 23 2017
Two stunning concerts to start the 2018 series
about Professional Music Concert Series
Nov 9 2017
Both novices and experienced players enjoyed a FOCS Lacrosse morning
about Lacrosse Morning
Canford Film Festival 2017
Nov 7 2017
Gala Dinner with 1930s theme
about Canford Film Festival 2017
History Trip to Battlefields
Nov 6 2017
Fifth Form History students enjoyed the annual trip to the Battlefields of World War One
about History Trip to Battlefields
Canford Shortlisted in TES Awards 2018
Nov 3 2017
We are very proud to have been shortlisted for the TES Independent/State partnership
about Canford Shortlisted in TES Awards 2018
French trip to Provence
Nov 3 2017
Canfordians immersed themselves in the French culture and language on a half term break in Southern France
about French trip to Provence
CCF commemorates Battle of Trafalgar at annual dinner
Nov 2 2017
This year's Trafalgar Night dinner took place on Tuesday 17th October
about CCF commemorates Battle of Trafalgar at annual dinner
Exclusive double bill from Motionhouse
Oct 27 2017
On Saturday 18th November there will be an exclusive performance in the Layard from acclaimed dance company Motionhouse
about Exclusive double bill from Motionhouse
Whole Day Enterprises
Oct 17 2017
A range of outdoor activities and community projects across the school
about Whole Day Enterprises
National Poetry Day and Libraries Week
Oct 16 2017
Pupils and staff celebrated all things literary
about National Poetry Day and Libraries Week
Excellent Performance in the Pringle Trophy
Oct 11 2017
Nine of our CCF Marines took part in the most prestigious event in the Marine CCF calendar
about Excellent Performance in the Pringle Trophy
Charity Award for OC Imogen Still
Oct 10 2017
Imi was presented with the award for 'Independent Event Organiser'.
about Charity Award for OC Imogen Still
House Music 2017
Oct 9 2017
A fantastic blend of talent and enthusiasm was seen by all Houses.
about House Music 2017
Cambridge Recognition for Canford Sixth Former
Oct 1 2017
Natasha Treagust awarded joint second prize in a Cambridge University linguistics essay competition
about Cambridge Recognition for Canford Sixth Former
City Reach Camp
Sep 29 2017
Canfordians took a trip to the Isle of Wight with the City Reach group.
about City Reach Camp
Canford a finalist in National Customer Engagement Awards
Sep 21 2017
We are delighted to have been chosen as a finalist in these prestigious national awards
about Canford a finalist in National Customer Engagement Awards
Season opener for f24 crew
Sep 20 2017
A Canford crew competed in the first international F24 race of the new academic year
about Season opener for f24 crew
National Recognition for canford careers department
Sep 15 2017
Canford's careers department has been selected as a runner up in The Week's 'Best of the Best' awards
about National Recognition for canford careers department
Canfordian performs at First Night of the Proms
Sep 14 2017
The Music Department at Canford is celebrating the achievements of a recent leaver, OC Giselle Dugdale.
about Canfordian performs at First Night of the Proms
Canford Sporting Successes
Sep 7 2017
It has been a busy couple of months for Canford Sport!
about Canford Sporting Successes
expedition to Thailand
Aug 29 2017
Seven pupils trekked across Koh Chang for their DofE Gold Award
about expedition to Thailand
A*s and Grade 9s at GCSE/IGCSE
Aug 24 2017
Another year of high achievement at GCSE/IGCSE
about A*s and Grade 9s at GCSE/IGCSE
Aug 20 2017
The school community is shocked and saddened by the death of former pupil Lottie Fullerton
about Charlotte Fullerton
Excellent Results lead to impressive University entrance success
Aug 17 2017
Strong A Level and Pre-U Results lead to impressive University entrance success
about Excellent Results lead to impressive University entrance success
Former Canford pupil speaks at Passchendaele 100th anniversary
Aug 2 2017
OC Rupert Talfourd Cook spoke at the BBC service
about Former Canford pupil speaks at Passchendaele 100th anniversary
Speech Day 2017
Jul 18 2017
The Canford Community gathered together for the annual Speech Day celebrations.
about Speech Day 2017
Jul 18 2017
This year's Post GCSE Programme centered around Cultural Encounters
about Cultural Encounters
Chalke Valley History Festival
Jul 14 2017
22 Fourth Formers visited the exciting festival
about Chalke Valley History Festival
Community bridge club
Jul 3 2017
The popular club will reopen its doors in September
about Community bridge club
City Reach Camping Weekend
Jun 28 2017
Children from the City Reach Project joined us for a weekend of camping fun
about City Reach Camping Weekend
Real Tennis and squash morning
Jun 28 2017
Give Real Tennis or Squash a go at our junior drop-in morning!
about Real Tennis and squash morning
SHINE Day of Sport
Jun 20 2017
Pupils from local primary schools joined us for a day of sport
about SHINE Day of Sport
House Regatta 2017
Jun 10 2017
Canfordians competed fiercely in the annual House Regatta
about House Regatta 2017
Jun 7 2017
Canford joins project highlighting the importance of a musical education
about Music matters!
Bath Academy Selection for Canford School pupils
Jun 5 2017
A fine season for Canford Rugby ends with seven Bath Academy selections
about Bath Academy Selection for Canford School pupils
1987 OC Reunion
May 24 2017
40 Canfordians returned to Canford to celebrate 30 years since leaving
about 1987 OC Reunion
Canford Cricket Double Centuries in County Cup
May 24 2017
Pupils set a school record stand of 287 for the second wicket against Bryanston
about Canford Cricket Double Centuries in County Cup
Canford Pupils Raise over £3,000 for Charity through Art Exhibition
May 23 2017
To raise money for their forthcoming school partnership trip to India, Lower Sixth Formers curated an art exhibition.
about Canford Pupils Raise over £3,000 for Charity through Art Exhibition
Election Hustings 2017
May 18 2017
Canford is delighted to welcome Mid Dorset and North Poole election candidates
about Election Hustings 2017
Over 500 offers to Universities for Canfordians
May 16 2017
We are very proud of all our pupils gaining offers for university courses
about Over 500 offers to Universities for Canfordians
Upper Sixth Star Gazing in Astronomy Group
May 11 2017
Canfordians visited Swanage Observatory to see the solar system, star clusters, galaxies and meteor showers.
about Upper Sixth Star Gazing in Astronomy Group
Ten Tors 2017
May 10 2017
13 Canford pupils took part in the 35 mile challenge
about Ten Tors 2017
Summer Sports Academies
May 4 2017
Four day specialist sport or multi sports academies over the summer break
about Summer Sports Academies
May 2 2017
Twenty six pupils confirmed in the annual service
about Confirmation 2017
Evensong at Winchester Cathedral
Apr 28 2017
A fantastic evening of music at the famous cathedral
about Evensong at Winchester Cathedral
Easter Rowing Camp on Italian Lakes
Apr 25 2017
The Easter holidays saw a very successful training camp for the Boat Club in Lago d’Orta, Italy
about Easter Rowing Camp on Italian Lakes
Canford Hockey Successes
Apr 21 2017
All Six Canford Hockey Teams County Champions plus England representation!
about Canford Hockey Successes
Distinctions in Music Examinations for Canfordians
Apr 19 2017
Distinctions for all three Upper Sixth pupils who took the challenging ABRSM diploma
about Distinctions in Music Examinations for Canfordians
Hockey Tour to Holland
Apr 18 2017
The tenth anniversary of our link with our host club Roomburg from Leiden
about Hockey Tour to Holland
Apr 5 2017
Thirty Fourth Form pupils headed to Snowdonia for the annual CCF Expedition
about Snowdonia Expedition
History Society Dinner and Debate
Mar 29 2017
A celebration of all things historical for those students studying History in the Sixth Form
about History Society Dinner and Debate
Mar 28 2017
Pupils and their families, staff and members of the wider Canford community gather for a wonderful musical evening
about Lighthouse Concert
SHINE Graduation 2017
Mar 24 2017
Pupils from Bournemouth schools graduated our SHINE programme
about SHINE Graduation 2017
Dancing at Lughnasa
Mar 21 2017
Pupils took to the stage for this year's Senior play
about Dancing at Lughnasa
Careers Symposium 2017 - 'Leadership - What's Your Direction'
Mar 20 2017
Over 80 Old Canfordians and Parents took part in the annual event
about Careers Symposium 2017 - 'Leadership - What's Your Direction'
Mar 20 2017
Pupils came away with three awards from annual conference
about Model UN
Northam Walk 2017
Mar 16 2017
Canfordians walk 18 miles to raise money for charity
about Northam Walk 2017
Canford Artist Exhibiting at Major London Art Fair
Mar 14 2017
Canford’s former Head of Art and current Housemaster Dylan Lloyd is proudly exhibiting a selection of his work at the BADA fair
about Canford Artist Exhibiting at Major London Art Fair
House Art 2017
Mar 10 2017
Pupils were challenged to create art through the medium of baking!
about House Art 2017
Prep Schools' Singing Festival
Mar 10 2017
Canford were joined by five local prep schools for our annual Singing Festival
about Prep Schools' Singing Festival
Congress to Campus
Mar 8 2017
Canford Sixth Formers studying A Level Politics took part in the 'Congress to Campus' conference at Wellington College
about Congress to Campus
Latin Fever Jazz Concert
Mar 2 2017
Pupils took to the stage for a fantastic evening of Jazz
about Latin Fever Jazz Concert
CCF Norway Trip 2017
Feb 24 2017
31 pupils experienced an Arctic expedition
about CCF Norway Trip 2017
National Accolade for A Level Results
Feb 17 2017
Canford is celebrating another national accolade for its academic results.
about National Accolade for A Level Results
Feb 16 2017
Canford artist Jay Jones is displaying her latest work in the Coldstream Gallery.
about Art exhibition
National Libraries Day
Feb 13 2017
Canfordians celebrated National Libraries Day on Saturday 4th February 2017 with ‘Speedy Reads’.
about National Libraries Day
Roche Art Regional Finalist
Feb 8 2017
Many congratulations to Upper Sixth former Rebecca Alcaraz who has won a place in the regional finals of the prestigious Roche Art ARTiculation competition 2017.
about Roche Art Regional Finalist
Winning Form in National Pony Racing
Feb 6 2017
Canfordians develop a wide and varied range of talents, which makes them interesting and engaging young people as individuals and results in a rich and diverse school community. One such pupil is Shell Digby Shepherd.
about Winning Form in National Pony Racing