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Port Regis School
Port Regis School
Port Regis School
Port Regis School
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Port Regis School Shaftesbury, Dorset Visit
Port Regis School
310 pupils, ages 2-13
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Port Regis School

Don’t be fooled by the turreted façade of Motcombe Park, Port Regis’ magnificent Victorian red-brick home: this is no draughty, creaky old school. It’s a place that shimmers and shines; hot on manners, hard work and integrity, yet dynamic and progressive. Brilliant head Titus Mills arrived in 2021, tasked with reinvigorating Port Regis – if you’re expecting a sleepy country school, prepare to be blown away. With its grand driveway slicing through a glossy nine-hole golf course and a spread of large, shiny buildings, Port Regis looks and feels like a big-...
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Boy working with brightly coloured balloons
Girl in blue shirt and checked skirt working on an easel with pastels
Boy in glasses and a navy jumper holding up a circuit board in DT class
Girl boarders standing outside arm in arm
Girl in navy cardigan standing in front of a display of book and magazine covers
Boys in navy jumpers playing trumpets
Senior girls sanding down wooden bootjacks in carpentry
Headmaster talking to pupils at Port Regis in a wood panelled room
boy and girl on bicycle in front of red brick building
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  • Fees and bursaries

    Day fees per term

    Year 1£3,530
    Year 2£3,530
    Year 3£6,150
    Year 4£7,690
    Year 5£7,690
    Year 6£7,690
    Year 7£7,690
    Year 8 £7,690
    Boarding fees per term

    Year 1-
    Year 2-
    Year 3 £10,350
    Year 4 £10,350
    Year 5 £10,350
    Year 6£10,350
    Year 7£10,350
    Year 8 £10,350

    Nursery: From £320-£3200 per term depending on the number of sessions attended

    Local Boarding: Years 7-8 - £8,925, Years 4-6 - £8,380, Year 3 - £6,150   

    Emergency Boarding: Years 3-8 - £55 per night

    Children in Year 3 may board for two nights per week included in the day fee

    Port Regis offers bursarial support upon completion of a means-tested form. Both parents are required to provide proof of their income and assets and for bursarial support to be considered, it is expected that both parents make a financial contribution to fees. Bursaries are offered on an annual basis with a review at the end of each academic year.

    For more information about the bursarial provisions at Port Regis please see the School website:

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School Updates

  • Tom Murray WINS 2023 BSA 'Stephen Winkley Award'!

    Port Regis is thrilled to announce that boarding House Parent Tom Murray has won at the 2023 Boarding Schools’ Association awards.
    Tom Murray WINS 2023 BSA 'Stephen Winkley Award'!
  • Classics: Carpe Diem - The living language of Latin

    In the fifth edition of our series of department-focused articles, Head of Classics, Dr Annelise Freisenbruch, explains why Latin isn't the "dead language" that many perceive it to be.
    Classics: Carpe Diem - The living language of Latin
  • WATCH: Port Regis Pre-Prep Video

    WATCH: Port Regis Pre-Prep Video
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    WATCH:  Port Regis Green Vision
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    WATCH: Port Regis Film
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Port Regis School is
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Port Regis, Motcombe Park, Shaftesbury, Dorset SP7 9QA

01747 857800


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Term Dates

Open Days

Open days and how to visit View Open Days Register for open Day

Pre-Prep Open Morning
29 September 2023
Prep Open Morning
04 November 2023

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