Sunninghill Prep has a rich history and began life in Herringston road in Dorchester in 1939. We moved to our current site at South Court in South Walks Road in 1997, to the former home of the brewer, Alfred Pope and his 10 children which was commissioned and built in 1893.
We feel it is important to share the principles on which our Dorchester school will develop and thrive. These are the things that inspire and guide our behaviour.
Our vision is to be an exceptional and much sought after family co-ed Prep school in the heart of Dorset’s County town, Dorchester.
Our mission is to provide an outstanding, individualised and broad education in a stimulating learning environment that prepares all its pupils for a happy and fulfilling life.
Our aim is to inspire each and every individual to have the confidence and desire to achieve their full potential within a nurturing, supportive community that empowers pupils to be them…