Dear parent/carer The countdown continues – 30 school days to the first exam! With just 6 school weeks until the examinations are due to start it is probably a good chance to sit down with your son/daughter and take stock as to where they are with
The beginning of March saw four Key Stage 3 students travelling to The Bishop of Winchester Academy in Bournemouth to take part in the UK Mathematics Trust Intermediate Team Challenge. After multiple Bronze, Silver and Gold certificates were awarded to individuals for the UKMT Intermediate Challenge
On Wednesday 13th March, Purbeck music students visited Poole Lighthouse to watch the BSO perform music by John Williams and Hans Zimmer. This opportunity gave a unique insight in to the rehearsal process of a world class orchestra, playing music from Jurassic Park, Indiana Jones, Harry
Megan Yates (Yr11), Cosmo Manningham-Buller (Yr10) and Mr Nicolaides (Head of Physics) have been selected as winners in this year’s Rotary Inter-School Photography Competition, based on the theme of ‘Harmony’. Both Megan and Cosmo are current GCSE Photography student’s whilst Mr Nicolaides is a keen amateur
On Friday 01 March 2019 all of our Year 10 students were given the opportunity to participate in mock interview, in preparation for their work experience placement in July. The volunteer interviewers came from a wide range of local businesses which gave our students the best
The Purbeck School was very honoured to have received an invitation from Councillor Bill Trite, Chairman of the Purbeck District Council, to send a representative group of our students to witness the raising of the Commonwealth flag. At this ceremony, ten members of our very own
Dear Parent / Carer I wanted to contact you to provide an update on current issues relating to school funding. Sadly, I have to confirm that despite intense lobbying of the Government and Department for Education, matters remain extremely challenging. In short, schools are still not
On Friday 7th March, Purbeck School photography students took part in a studio lighting workshop with professional photographer Nick Treviss. Nick has had a successful career spanning 20 years as a commercial and editorial Photographer based in London with high profile clients such as Urban Outfitters.