The Thomas Hardye School

At The Thomas Hardye School we aim to unlock the potential in every student by providing outstanding learning opportunities. We focus on the things that matter – commitment to the highest academic standards, positive relationships based on mutual respect, care, concern and generosity for others and a willingness to do things differently. We believe that every young person has a special skill or talent that can be nurtured.


01305 266064
Fax: 01305 250510
The Thomas Hardye School


Venue address
Queens Avenue
West Dorset

Service Details

Additional Information
Headteacher: Mr Nick Rutherford. Our school has many different after school clubs, see website for more information. Lunch break and opening times vary on different days. Also, on the school site you will find Summertime Nursery & Preschool for babies and children from 0 to 5 years. For further information please call 01305 257756 or email
Related Links
• School admissions, transport, term dates and free school meals
• School performance tables
• Check for school closures
Age Range
13 years 0 months to 18 years 11 months

Ofsted Registered Details

Ofsted inspection result
Date of last inspectionInspection resultOfsted report
19/03/2015 Outstanding View here


Wheelchair accessible
The building has been made accessible with automatic doors and lifts, although there are a few classrooms with steps into them.
Parking availability information
Parking available.
Toilet facility information
Accessible toilets/changing facilities.
Other Facilities
Hoist/changing bench,lift and sensory room.

Special Educational Needs and Disabilities Local Offer

See the Thomas Hardye School's SEND Policy and information report
Some activities and family support services listed in our directory may be cancelled, postponed, or running in a different way due to coronavirus restrictions. Please contact providers to check for information about any changes.

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Address: Queens Avenue  Dorchester  Dorset

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