NCS 5-day residentials for Year 11 students

NCS 5-day residentials for Year 11 students

  • April 3, 2019

Year 11 have been offered this fantastic opportunity from NCS, the National Citizens Service, to complete a 20 day course including 2, 5 day residentials, one with outdoor activities and the second building personal skills. A fantastic way for them to spend their Summer holidays once

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The GCSE Countdown – 5 school weeks to go

The GCSE Countdown – 5 school weeks to go

  • March 22, 2019

School Week (18/3 to 22/3) Dear parent/carer The countdown continues – 25 school days to the first exam! We have had another excellent week at school and I will be writing to you next week with details of some of the key dates for Year 11

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The GCSE Countdown – 6 school weeks to go

The GCSE Countdown – 6 school weeks to go

  • March 18, 2019

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

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Update – School Funding Issues

Update – School Funding Issues

  • March 12, 2019

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

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Changes to the behaviour system

Changes to the behaviour system

  • March 8, 2019

Dear Parent/Carer I wanted to write to let you know of some small changes we are making to the behaviour system as of next week. At present if a student receives a community detention (this is usually for having a full principle card) it is held

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Attendance Winning Tutor Groups

Attendance Winning Tutor Groups

  • March 7, 2019

Non uniform attendance reward Friday 8th March Congratulations to 11yBMN, 10xJLY, 9yBSH, 8ySWE & 7xVSC who have won a non uniform day for their attendance

50% off ESET Anti-Virus Software

50% off ESET Anti-Virus Software

  • March 4, 2019

Here at The Purbeck School we take our internet security very seriously. Which is why we have partnered with ESET, an award winning global security company, to protect our school from cyber crime and threats to the security of information. Our partnership with ESET means that

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School closed Friday 1st February

School closed Friday 1st February

  • January 31, 2019

Dear parents and carers, I regret to advise you that Dorset County Council have made the reluctant decision to cancel transport for all schools across the county tomorrow, due to the Amber Weather Warning issued by the Met Office for snow and ice. For this reason,

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Year 9 Options Evening Postponed until Thursday 7th February

Year 9 Options Evening Postponed until Thursday 7th February

  • January 31, 2019

Unfortunately due to the weather warning that is in place across parts of Dorset for today, we have taken the decision to postpone the Year 9 Options Evening until next Thursday 7th February. We apologise for the inconvenience.