Success for Year 7 and 8 Challenge Club

Success for Year 7 and 8 Challenge Club

  • January 15, 2020

Our challenge club entered in a competition for young writers at the end of December. The task was to write a mini saga on the topic of “hunted”. This week we received a letter telling us that the following pupils have been chosen to be published

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Challenge Club – Writing Competition

Challenge Club – Writing Competition

  • December 10, 2019

  This term our challenge club has been working on writing short 100 word sagas on the topic of Hunted. Pupils in year 7 and 8 have been busy writing their chilling stories and their entries have now been sent off to Young Writers. Good luck

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AMSP ‘Maths Feast’ at The Blandford School

AMSP ‘Maths Feast’ at The Blandford School

  • March 22, 2019

The 20th of March saw four very talented and enthusiastic Year 10 Mathematicians – Tori White, Joe Daly, Geoffrey Edley and Roisin Hegarty – attend the ‘Maths Feast’ event run by the AMSP at The Blandford School. There were over ten teams in attendance. Students engaged

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Dorset Echo article – Students from The Purbeck School visit Cambridge University

Dorset Echo article – Students from The Purbeck School visit Cambridge University

  • September 19, 2018

In the first week of term, 18 ‘high attainers and performers’ from Years 9 and 11 took a three-day residential trip to Downing College at Cambridge University. Read the full Dorset Echo article at the link below: https://www.dorsetecho.co.uk/news/ 16882247.students-from-the-purbeck- school-visit-cambridge-university/

Outstanding result at Oxford University

Outstanding result at Oxford University

  • September 10, 2018

We are delighted to have received a commendation from Oxford University for one of our former Sixth Form Students Sam Brown. The university have sent a letter to Mr Darley :- “I thought you would like to hear from us about the outstanding result achieved by

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Varsity break

Varsity break

  • September 10, 2018

In the first week of term, eighteen students from years 9 and 11 were able to experience a three day residential at Downing College, Cambridge University. Downing College in the University of Cambridge was founded in 1800 by the bequest of Sir George Downing.  Set amidst

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