Super 7’s – Well Done!

Super 7’s – Well Done!

  • April 2, 2019

As part of our behaviour policy, every lesson each student is given a score.  Students receiving a 7 have exceeded expectations for the lesson. The following week the names of the students will be compiled and they will each receive a postcard home. Shortly after this,

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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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Vikki Slade visits The Purbeck School

Vikki Slade visits The Purbeck School

  • March 29, 2019

Last week the Purbeck School Sixth Form had the privilege to welcome Vikki Slade, a local councillor and Lib Dem candidate for Mid Dorset & North Poole MP seat, to the school. Vikki spoke about a wide range of key political issues of the day; including

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Dorset Opera Residency – Summer Term 2019

Dorset Opera Residency – Summer Term 2019

  • March 28, 2019

We are delighted to announce that Dorset Opera will gift a £6k residency project to Purbeck School this summer term. The residency will give Purbeck’s performing arts students/students interested in set design or theatre production a week off timetable in the summer term to create and

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Super 7’s – Well Done!

Super 7’s – Well Done!

  • March 26, 2019

As part of our behaviour policy, every lesson each student is given a score.  Students receiving a 7 have exceeded expectations for the lesson. The following week the names of the students will be compiled and they will each receive a postcard home. Shortly after this,

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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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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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Year 13 Examination and Leaving Arrangements – Summer 2019

Year 13 Examination and Leaving Arrangements – Summer 2019

  • March 22, 2019

This is it! As the end of the academic year approaches, here are some vital notes for your information. Normal school will continue until Friday 10th May after which the revision period commences. From Monday 13th May you will be expected to attend all lessons in

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Purbeck Top 10 Books – 4th to 18th March

Purbeck Top 10 Books – 4th to 18th March

  • March 22, 2019

  Cherub Series by Robert Muchamore Diary of a Wimpy Kid Series by Jeff Kinney Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan The Selection by Keira Cass How to Train your Dragon by Cressida Cowell Noughts and Crosses by Malorie Blackman Seizure by Kathy

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Charity Touch Rugby Tournament

Charity Touch Rugby Tournament

  • March 21, 2019

Dear Parent/Carer, Next week the PE Department will be running charity touch rugby tournaments on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, at lunchtime on the astro. The main details are on the slide above and I will be explaining this during assemblies this week. The main purpose is

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