“My best memories are making friends from
all over the world, Sing Song, punting, the A
Block party, Assembly and singing hymns,
the fantastic playproductions and theDragon
Christmas Sale. These are just a few. I am
currently at an IB college and I hope to move
on to Oxford or UCL for university. I want
to study English and Portuguese Literature
and hopefully find a way of working with and
helping others as well as challenging myself
daily. This has definitely been influenced by
Robert Youngs Do Patrocinio (OD 2013),
former bursary pupil
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Children develop their personalities and passions, and a strong moral compass at the
Dragon. Whether from a family of privilege or not, Dragons leave the School with a set of
core values that mean whatever they do, they are likely to make a positive impact on the
We can’t guarantee what our bursary pupils will go on to achieve in their lives, but we do
believe, like all Dragons, that they will make a life-long positive contribution to society
thanks to your generosity.
The Dragon School was built on benefaction and the generosity of Dragon parents who
supported the original Oxford Preparatory School on the Bardwell Road site back in 1877.
Today, we ask you to build on the generosity of others.
Transforming a Child’s Future