Congratulations to the class of 2021!

Congratulations to the class of 2021!

  • August 12, 2021

The Purbeck School is delighted to report some outstanding achievements by its students in their GCSE qualifications. Adam Darley, Headteacher commented, “These exceptional results are testament to the hard work of the students, staff, and parents of the school. We are especially proud of this year

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Exceptional post-16 performance at The Purbeck School

Exceptional post-16 performance at The Purbeck School

  • August 10, 2021

The Purbeck School is delighted to report some outstanding achievements by its students in their A levels/level 3 qualifications. Adam Darley, Headteacher commented “We are so proud of the students. This group of young people have had their sixth form education severely disrupted over the past

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Year 11 and Year 13 Exams: Summer 2021

Year 11 and Year 13 Exams: Summer 2021

  • December 10, 2020

Dear Parent/Carer Last week, the Secretary of State for Education announced that all exams across England will go ahead in the summer of 2021. The government is clear that exams are the fairest and most accurate way to measure attainment. In this letter, we want to

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November 2020 GCSE English and Maths Exams

November 2020 GCSE English and Maths Exams

  • September 14, 2020

November 2020 GCSE English and Maths Exams Form Cost Maths £36.50 English language £38.70 Money to be with Mrs Lyons by Friday 25th September 2020 Date Time Subject   Length Monday 2nd November 2020 08:50 English Language Paper 1 AQA 8700/1 1 hour 45 minutes Tuesday

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Congratulations to the class of 2019/20

Congratulations to the class of 2019/20

  • August 20, 2020

Year 11 students were awarded their GCSE results today. The results were based on a mixture of Centre Assessed Grades and Ofqual’s algorithm. Headteacher Adam Darley commented: ‘This group of students have had a journey like no other to finally gain their results. We have known

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New A level grades

New A level grades

  • August 19, 2020

Dear Year 13/Parent/Carer Tomorrow the changed A Level results will be sent out to you via your school email account. These results will be based on the higher grade from the Ofqual algorithm and Centre Assessed Grades. There are still some questions around some individual Business,

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GCSE results day

GCSE results day

  • August 19, 2020

Dear Year 11/parents/carer A reminder of the process for receiving your GCSE results tomorrow The grades that you will be receiving tomorrow are the final GCSE grades. They are the based on the  Centre Assessed Grades or Ofqual’s Algorithm (whichever is higher). We still have not

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GCSE results day

GCSE results day

  • August 18, 2020

Good luck to all the Year 11’s who will be receiving their GCSE results this Thursday. Just a reminder that the results will be sent to your school email account at 8.30am. If you can not access your email, or for some reason you do not

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Change to A Level grading

Change to A Level grading

  • August 18, 2020

Yesterday the Secretary of State and Ofqual agreed to change the grading for A level results to the Centre Assessment Grades (CAG), if this grade was higher than the grade awarded by their algorithm. This will change many of the grades (for the better) for students

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