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The Purbeck School hosts the Dorset Aspiring Leaders Conference

With leadership at the forefront of people’s minds this week The Purbeck School hosted a ‘Dorset Aspiring Leaders Conference’. Head Boy, Josh Turner at The Purbeck School devised and organised a leadership conference to inspire and encourage strong leadership skills in young people. Over 60 sixth form students from 15 schools across Dorset joined the conference

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NHS Dorset Healthcare

On Wednesday 7th November representatives from NHS Dorset Healthcare came into school to promote Occupational Therapist Week and Year 12 and 13 students were given the opportunity to ask questions regarding the profession.  Kasey was the winner of their occupational quiz!

Super 7s – Well Done!

As part of our behaviour policy, every lesson each student is given a score.  Students receiving a 7 have exceeded expectations for the lesson. The following week the names of the students will be compiled and they will each receive a postcard home. Shortly after this, they will be presented with their Super 7 wristband which

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College Evening

  As part of our Careers Fortnight, The Purbeck School are holding a College/Further Education provider Information Evening on Tuesday 13th November between 5.00pm and 6.00pm. The event will be open to all students, but particularly aimed at those in year 11, and students from other schools in the local area will be welcome. We are

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Bath Spa University lecturer visits students at Purbeck

As an early precursor to our Careers Fortnight, this week Dr Elaine Wainwright, lecturer of Psychology at Bath Spa University, gave a very informative and engaging presentation to Year 12 and 13 students of Psychology. Dr Wainwright gave an insight into the many fascinating topics studied by undergraduates at Bath Spa, and also provided information about

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