ClickView

ClickView

  • December 2, 2019

  We would like to introduce you to our school’s educational video platform, ClickView. ClickView’s video library comes with thousands of educational titles to support the National Curriculum and improve learning outcomes in our school. The ClickView Library includes 2000+ videos for Secondary which have been

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Office 365

Office 365

  • November 28, 2019

Did you know that The Purbeck School provides all students with access to Office 365? Office 365 allows you to access your school email and Office documents via your web browser on any device. Students can now make use of OneDrive online storage. This enables you

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The National Museum of Computing Trip

The National Museum of Computing Trip

  • October 24, 2019

On Tuesday 22nd October, 15 students from both year 9 and 10, travelled to The National Museum of Computing (TNMOC) in Milton Keynes. It was quite a journey, but well worth it, as when we arrived, we launched straight into the first of two our workshops.

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Engineering Challenge at the Bovington Tank Museum

Engineering Challenge at the Bovington Tank Museum

  • July 15, 2019

On Tuesday 9th July, 10 Computer Science students from The Purbeck School, set forth on their visit to The Tank Museum at Bovington, to take part in an engineering challenge, which was organised in partnership with Bournemouth University.  We were in competition with All Saints (Weymouth)

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STEM fair at Thorpe Park

STEM fair at Thorpe Park

  • April 1, 2019

On Friday 29th March, a group of Year 10 Computer Science students visited the STEM fair at Thorpe Park, which was hosted in partnership with Middlesex University. The event introduced students to the exciting world of STEM as well as career paths to those that have

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LEGO Workshop

LEGO Workshop

  • July 20, 2018

We had an exciting opportunity with Bournemouth University STEM Outreach Programme, they visited School Friday 6th July 2018 to deliver a thrilling workshop to some of our female students in year 7, 8 and 9. This workshop combined design, engineering and programming with team work and problem

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A STEM hero!

A STEM hero!

  • July 4, 2018

Christopher Hall Year 8   STEM / computing student Stoborough Primary School found themselves in a predicament prior to their Arts Week this term:  Year 1 wanted to make clay lizards for their projects and had ordered a template online. However, when the lizard cutter arrived it

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Festival of Creative and Media Industries

Festival of Creative and Media Industries

  • July 3, 2018

On Monday 2nd July, I took 34 pupils to the Festival of Creative and Media Industries event at Chilworth Manor Hotel, Southampton.  The event was organised by Southern Universities Network, and was sponsored by various media companies, one of which, Butler and Wilson, dedicated a day of

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Digital Wave 2017

Digital Wave 2017

  • October 20, 2017

On Monday 2nd October, 33 Computer Science students from The Purbeck School visited Bournemouth BIC for Digital Wave, the largest digital youth conference in the UK. The one-day conference, which has run for several years, brings together people from a range of digital technologies, and showcases

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