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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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Boys in costume with one blowing a long horn with a flag attached
Pupils running in front of the main Port Regis school building with two dogs on blue leads
Girl in a blue and white dress eating sticky toffee pudding
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£6,610
    Year 4£8,270
    Year 5£8,270
    Year 6£8,270
    Year 7£8,270
    Year 8 £8,270
    Boarding fees per term

    Year 1-
    Year 2-
    Year 3 £11,125
    Year 4 £11,125
    Year 5 £11,125
    Year 6£11,125
    Year 7£11,125
    Year 8 £11,125

    Nursery: From £32 per session.

    Local Boarding: Years 7-8 - £9600, Years 5-6 - £9020, Year 4 - £8270, Year 3 - £6610 

    Emergency Boarding: Years 3-8 - £58 per night

    Children in Year 3 and 4 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.

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School Updates

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  • 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

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    WATCH:  Port Regis Green Vision
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    WATCH: Port Regis Film
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Port Regis, Motcombe Park, Shaftesbury, Dorset SP7 9QA

01747 857800


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