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Exciting opportunity for our Year 12s

An exciting opportunity for our Year 12s. November 2021 sees the launch of the Company Programme at The Purbeck School where a group of students will work alongside a business advisor to establish a business proposition of their own. Their aim is to run a successful

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Harvest and Christmas Donations

Hope for Food trustees and just a small portion of the school’s donation Following last year’s Harvest collections for foodbanks in Swanage and Wareham, this term The Purbeck School was proud to support the excellent work of another local charity, Hope for Food. Once again, through the

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Maths Wall of Fame – Well Done!

Purbeck Maths Learners of the Week Well done to our TOP TEN Maths students this week! Taken from Hegarty-Maths, using the ‘Total questions answered correctly’, our most successful students of the week are listed below. Who will be on the leaderboard next week??? Maths Wall Fame

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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 7 house points. Shortly after this,

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Message from the Headteacher

Dear Parent/Carer, Just a reminder that the school is shut tomorrow. There has been lots going on this week in school. We have just awarded prizes for our poetry competition, well done to Angus Morgan (year 7), Daisy Lumley (year 8), Caitlin Burr (year 9), Will

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Our ‘Purbeck Principles’ are a set of core values and qualities that all students and staff should rigorously strive for. These values and qualities are the cornerstones that will provide the foundations for the development of the students that attend The Purbeck School. Rather than being simple statements of intent, we want our students to demonstrate these principles every lesson, around the school site and in the local community.