In addition to the main curriculum subjects, students take part in an enrichment activity every Wednesday afternoon. 

The choice of activities is wide and includes:

  • Basketball
  • Book Club
  • CV / Life Skills
  • Dry slope skiing
  • Extended Project
  • First Aid
  • Football (Dorset 6th Form League Champions 2011/12)
  • Five a-side at Two Riversmeet centre
  • Golf lessons
  • Mindfulness
  • Music Grade 5 Theory
  • Netball
  • Sailing
  • School Production
  • Sign Language
  • Student Support Programme
  • Student Voice
  • Table Tennis
  • Water Sports
  • Wave Project
  • Windsurfing
  • Work Experience
  • Zumba

Most enrichment options are free, but some do carry a small charge.


  • February 4, 2019 Twynham 1st XI going from strength to strength. A convincing 5-0 victory against BSB sees us move smoothly into the County Cup semi-finals. Unbeaten and top of the league as well. Our 6th form team are setting the standard for the rest of the school.
  • February 4, 2019 We had an absolute blast! Thanks to students for working so hard, and to Teriz and Keara for supporting Read more
  • December 14, 2018 Our football team battled to a 2-1 away victory at this week. They were treated to a match tea in Canford dining room afterwards. They now progress to the Quarter Finals of the Dorset School’s cup. Well done! Read more
  • December 10, 2018 Our Computing students were invited to on Friday. They were given an insight of what it would be like to study a Computing degree as well as an overview of life as a university student. Read more
  • December 3, 2018 Our Business and Economics students enjoyed a trip to London last week, giving them new perspectives and insights into and . More on our website: Read more Read more
  • October 19, 2018 We thoroughly enjoyed meeting lots of prospective students and parents at our Information Evening last night. If you missed the presentation at 6.30, we are happy to announce that you can watch it at Read more.
  • October 19, 2018 Hot on the heels of our very successful Open Evening last night, we are delighted to share our October 2018 Newsletter, available on our website at Read more. It has been a busy half term and we are very lucky to have such wonderful staff and students. Read more
  • October 18, 2018 Another great win for the Sixth Form Football team. Second game of the season ended in a resounding victory 4 – 0 against Bournemouth and Poole College. The team progressed into the third round of the Dorset Sixth Form Cup. Canford School here we come! Read more
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