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Returning to School on 8th March.

Dear Parent/Carer We are very much looking forward to seeing everyone again next week. I wanted to write to ask that you discuss with your son/daughter the continuing protocols that we have in place at the school to keep everyone safe as the pandemic continues. It

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Congratulations Daisy Pipe!

Congratulations to Daisy Pipe (8yBMN) whose short story entitled ‘Unsolved’ is going to be published in an anthology of stories by young writers! Well done Daisy!

World Book Day – Maths

Thursday 4th March is World Book Day. For all of our mathematicians, there is a raft of articles, books and literacy to engage with. The brilliant NRich website provides a list of recommended books for young people interested in Mathematics. The books are grouped into three different

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World Book Day – Thursday 4th March

Changing lives through a love of books and shared reading. We want you to help us celebrate World Book Day 2021 Upload a picture of yourself with your favourite book! Become a part of The Purbeck School ‘World Book Day’ collage that will be posted on

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Learning Recovery (Catch Up) and the Role of Assessment

Over the next few months, assessment will play an important role  in recovering pupils’ learning when students return to the classroom from next week. After last year’s first lockdown, EEF-commissioned research indicates that there has been, on average, learning losses for many students. Additionally, it showed the disadvantaged

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