Seventeen Years of OfSTED Success

Inspections  Staff, governors, parents and pupils at William Barnes have been celebrating seventeen years of good OfSTED inspection reports following the latest visit in March by Her Majesty’s Inspectors for Schools. 

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Golden year of Sport at William Barnes

For the second year in succession the children, staff and governors at William Barnes have been extremely proud to receive the Gold mark for school competitive sport.

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William Barnes Win 2 Trophies at Cross Country Competition

Dorset Doddlers Inspire William Barnes Cross Country Success

When Mr Hull, PE leader at William Barnes, decided to join the Dorset Doddlers running club as a New Year’s resolution, he didn’t realise that not only would it help him to get fit, but that it would also help the school running team in their cross country tournament. 

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Help your Child with their Calculations

Ever wanted to help your child with their written calculations but didn't know how to help?  Worried that schools "do things differently" nowadays? Tired of being told by your child "that's not the way we learnt it in class?"  

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