THE HIVE HOLDS FACT SHEETS ON SCHOOLS IN THE BOVINGTON AREA.
The Bovington Nursery has been established in the Garrison for over 25 years. It is located in Cox Close(by Tank Museum)
The Nursery takes children from 1 -5 years old and is open 09:00 - 15:00, Monday - Friday. The Nursery is closed during half-term and School Holidays.
Morning and afternoon sessions are available.
There are four outside play areas and five rooms within the nursery so age groups are kept together. For more information and costs contact Bovington Nursery on 01929 403602.
The Three Bears Neighbourhood Nursery is a new building which opened on 5th January 2004. The facility caters for children 0-12 incorporating a baby room,Toddler room, Nursery, JAKS Breakfast/After School and Holiday Club. Three Bears operates a healthly eating policy and is ofsted inspected.
The Three Bears is situated beside Bovington 1st School on Holt Road and is open 48 weeks of the year from 08:00 - 18:00. Fundraising events take place throughout the year.
Staff at the Nursery will collect children from Bovington 1st School, Bovington Middle School, St Mary's RC and Wool C of E Schools (in Wool) for those needing to attend the after School club.
Contact us on (01929) 405777.
The 3 Bears and the Bovington HIVE hold Information Packs.
Nursery Room - 0 - 18 months
Toddler Room - 18 months - 3 years
Pre School Room - 3 - 4 years
JAKS 3 - 12 yrs.
Click here to see the full report for the Bovington First School
Headteacher Mrs J Muir
Click here to see the School's own very good website with prospectus, etc.
This is the only middle school in the area and attended by all 9-13 year olds from Bovington and surrounding areas. The School is situated on Cologne Road heading out of Bovington towards Wool.
DOREST COUNTY COUNCIL IS CHANGING ITS EDUCATION SYSTEM FROM A THREE TO A TWO TIER IN JULY 2013. ALL MIDDLE SCHOOLS IN THE PURBECK AREA, INCLUDING BOVINGTON WILL CLOSE FROM THIS DATE. FROM SEPTEMBER 2013 PUPILS AGE 5 - 11 WILL ATTEND LOCAL FIRST/PRIMARY SCHOOLS. PUPILS AGE 12 - 16 (18) WILL ATTEND THE PURBECK UPPER SCHOOL IN WAREHAM (LOCAL FUNDED TRANPSORT IS AVAILABLE FROM BOVINGTON AND LULWORTH CAMPS)
The Website below has details of all schools in the dorset area and includes all their ofsted reports,location and other education facts.
Click here to log on to the Middle School website
This is the only School in the catchment area for 13-19 yr olds. FREE transport is available from Bovington and Lulworth Camps.
The Headmaster is Mr Richard Holman - 01929 556301
Details of Schools in the Dorset area.
Click here to log on to the Purbeck School website
Below are useful Education websites.
Click for information on Boarding Schools
Click to search for an independent choice in Boarding Schools
Click for free school advice on line
Click for Independent Schools Council Infomation
Click for a free parents guide to schools