Good luck to Amelie & Bethany

Good luck to Amelie & Bethany

  • December 17, 2019

We are pleased to announce that Amelie Hambidge and Bethany Davies were asked to trial for the U18 GB handball squad on the 23rd of November and have just heard that both were successful and have been selected for the squad. This is a fantastic achievement

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Take your child to work day – Friday 29th November 2019

Take your child to work day – Friday 29th November 2019

  • December 17, 2019

On Friday 29th November many of our students participated in “Take your child to work day” when students accompanied and work shadowed a parent/sponsor throughout a normal working day.  We feel it is really beneficial for students to experience the world of work, and gain an understanding

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Year 9 History trip to London

Year 9 History trip to London

  • December 17, 2019

39 Year 9 History students visited London for the day, leaving school at 7 am and not getting back until 9.30 pm! Their busy schedule on this long day took them to the Imperial War Museum and also the amazing HMS Belfast, moored on the Thames.

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The Purbeck School Summer 2021 Expedition to Uganda

The Purbeck School Summer 2021 Expedition to Uganda

  • December 17, 2019

Dear Parent/Guardian, During January 2020, the school will be launching its Summer 2021 Expedition to Uganda. This will be a four week trip to Uganda, East Africa, that I will be organising as lead teacher with the provider ‘Camps International’. It will take place during the

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Super 7s – Well Done!

Super 7s – Well Done!

  • December 16, 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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Life Drawing Workshop

Life Drawing Workshop

  • December 16, 2019

On Thursday 12/12/19 the 6th Form Fine Art students went to Arts University Bournemouth for a Life Drawing workshop. Students were given an insight in to University life and careers in the Arts, and then a personalised tour of the departments they were keen to see

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The Year 9 Purbeck Selling Challenge: 2019

The Year 9 Purbeck Selling Challenge: 2019

  • December 16, 2019

Some of our talented Year 9 students volunteered to take part The Purbeck Selling Challenge 2019, an internal competition to see how much profit can be generated from the initial start-up fund of £5. Some groups chose to make and sell baked goods others sold handmade

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English Year 5 and 6 Taster Session

English Year 5 and 6 Taster Session

  • December 16, 2019

On Wednesday 11th of December, over eighty year 5 and 6 students visited The Purbeck School for an afternoon taster session in English. The students, and some keen parents, enjoyed participating in a creative writing competition where the students found themselves having to compete to write

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Christmas Menu

Christmas Menu

  • December 13, 2019

Traditional Roast Turkey, with all the trimmings Cranberry and Feta Parcel Christmas Pudding Yule Log Wednesday 18th December £2.50

Bus Provision

Bus Provision

  • December 12, 2019

Dear Parent/Carer, As a school, we do not have any control over the running or operations of the buses. Over the past term, the bus provision has been sub-standard. This morning, we were made aware at 8.35am that a bus driver had chosen not to collect

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