Educational settings in Dorset are open. Read the government guidance for parents and carers.
Free school meals
Free school meals are available for children whose parents or carers get financial support through benefits. Find out more about free school meals.
COVID-19 school transport updates
All school transport in Dorset will run as normal.
Young people will still be asked to wear a face covering, unless they're exempt, including students aged 11 or under. It's important students wear their masks for the whole journey, including when they're inside a bus or train station. Find out who is exempt from wearing a face covering.