Notice for parents and carers: school survey

Notice for parents and carers: school survey

  • November 23, 2017

Every two years our school gathers the views of all students, parents and staff. This helps us to celebrate what works well and identify what we can improve. On Monday your child will be bringing home an envelope which includes a letter explaining what to do,

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CPR lessons for Years 7, 8 and 9

CPR lessons for Years 7, 8 and 9

  • November 20, 2017

Over the last few weeks we have made use of the British Heart Foundations equipment, teaching pupils in Yr7/8/9 CPR. They provided us with a step by step DVD and mannequins for our students to practise on. It is estimated that if all students in secondary

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Teaching for Mastery

Teaching for Mastery

  • November 20, 2017

Thursday 11th January 2018 The Purbeck School Audience: Y7 – Y11 Mathematics: NQTs and ITT teachers Time: 8.45am to 1.30pm Cost: £50 (*)   ‘A commitment that virtually ALL students can learn all important academic knowledge to a level of excellence if… • allowed the right

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Super 7s – Well Done!

Super 7s – Well Done!

  • November 17, 2017

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

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Train to Teach – Informal Drop in Session

Train to Teach – Informal Drop in Session

  • November 17, 2017

  Wednesday 6th December Poole High School, Wimborne Road, Poole, BH15 2BW 16.00 – 17.30hrs   Are you interested in becoming a teacher? What qualifications do I need to become a teacher? How much does it cost? How long does it take? I have a degree

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Nut Free School

Nut Free School

  • November 17, 2017

Reminder to all Years Please do not bring in any nuts or any food that contains nuts into school, as we have some students with severe nut allergies.

Sponsoring students in Africa: can you help?

Sponsoring students in Africa: can you help?

  • November 16, 2017

Last year Purbeck School staff and parents raised enough money to sponsor the education of six children from financially vulnerable families. Without our sponsorship, the children would not have been able to attend The Excel School in Rwamagana, Rwanda, and have their uniform and meals paid

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Bournemouth University Budgeting Challenge

Bournemouth University Budgeting Challenge

  • November 15, 2017

Today’s Business challenge delivered by Bournemouth University saw 30 of our Year 10 Business studies students engage in a real life budgeting challenge. Students were tasked with budgeting for a month at university, making key decisions about employment, grocery shopping and those all important additional extras.

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Super 7s – Well Done!

Super 7s – Well Done!

  • November 10, 2017

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

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