A GROUP of students have been the toast of their school after winning scholarships in a range of subjects.

Year 8 pupils at Forres Sandle Manor School in Fordingbridge have already secured scholarships in a number of subjects including sports and academic awards at schools including Bedes School in Hailsham, Sherborne Girls School, Bryanston School, Kingswood School, and Clayesmore.

Headmaster Mark Hartley said: “We are tremendously proud of all our Year 8 scholars and highly commend them for their wonderful and richly deserved achievements."

The independent preparatory school is hosting an open morning on Saturday, March 22, from 10am until noon.

For more information call the school office on 01425 653181.