Thinking about a career in teaching?

Thinking about a career in teaching?

Join us at our School Direct Information Evening for 2018-19 Thursday 19th October 2017 6.30pm – 8pm At Ringwood School Conference Centre This information session will be a chance to talk to representatives from Primary and Secondary schools in our Alliance and the University of Southampton.  Learn about the UCAS application process and have your questions

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Super 7s – Well Done!

Super 7s – Well Done!

As part of our behaviour policy, every lesson each student is given a score.  Students receiving a 7 have exceeded expectations for the lesson and at the beginning of the following week are rewarded.  They will each receive a postcard home and a ‘Super 7’ wristband which provides them with: Queue jump for themselves and one friend for

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Quiz Night

Quiz Night

This Friday 7.30 – 9pm! At The Purbeck School Great prizes, lots of fun and making a difference to real lives £10 only for a team of 4 – 8 Wine, beer, hot dogs and other refreshments available: COME ON!! A charity event to support our students’ visit to Rwanda next month Book your team: sholmes@purbeck.dorset.sch.uk

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Starting with a Splash!

Starting with a Splash!

Purbeck Sixth Formers had an afternoon of working together to start the new year at the Dorset Waterpark. A mixture of students across 12 and 13 attended the trip and all got thoroughly soaked! It was a great chance for Year 12 to develop team building skills and make new friends in only their third week

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Purbeck U16 Rugby beat Clayesmore 17-5

Purbeck U16 Rugby beat Clayesmore 17-5

This week was the beginning of the Dorset and Wilts Rugby Cup competitions in which the Purbeck School were entered at both U16 and U14. This competition is run throughout the Winter Term and covers two counties incorporating private, grammar and state schools. The Purbeck U16s travelled to Clayesmore as underdogs, but dominated a game demonstrating

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Rotary Rocks Competition

Rotary Rocks Competition

  Sunday 19th November 2017 Swanage & Purbeck The Competition is open to groups, bands, ensembles or any combination of instrumental or vocal musicians.    All participants must be between 11 and 18 years of age. The first ten eligible bands to apply will take part; any later applications may be held as reserves. Bands must consist

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Hooke Court

Hooke Court

On September 11th the Year 7 students embarked on the 4th annual residential trip to Hooke Court. As has been the case in previous years the students were exposed to some challenging team building activities that allowed them to build relationships with brand new tutor groups and their tutors themselves. The activities of shelter building, bridging the mote,

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Super 7s – Well Done!

Super 7s – Well Done!

As part of our behaviour policy, every lesson each student is given a score.  Students receiving a 7 have exceeded expectations for the lesson and at the beginning of the following week are rewarded.  They will each receive a postcard home and a ‘Super 7’ wristband which provides them with: Queue jump for themselves and one friend for

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Open Evening

Open Evening

Open Evening Thursday 5th October 6.30-8.30pm Visit our exciting state of the art facilities, see our unrivalled learning environments, and gain a taste of just how lively, challenging and enjoyable it is to be a student at The Purbeck School. Heavily oversubscribed for 2016/17 book your place soon Headteacher’s talk 6.30pm and 7.30pm

Uniform

Uniform

Dear Parents/Carers, A polite reminder that we have a clear uniform policy that must be adhered to. In particular may I draw your attention to the following: JEWELLERY – The ONLY jewellery permissible is a wrist watch, one ring, one chain (worn under the shirt). Facial/tongue and body piercings are not acceptable even if they are covered up. Transparent studs

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