Marvellous Maths

Marvellous Maths

  • October 17, 2019

On Tuesday, a group of year 9 mathematicians, including myself, were invited to help out with ‘Marvellous Maths’. This involved year 5 students from different primary schools coming into the school for a morning of Maths activities. One of the activities was based on properties of

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Purbeck School Bike Launch

Purbeck School Bike Launch

  • October 17, 2019

Sustrans Bike It Plus project launch on 21st October I’d like to introduce an exciting project that is starting at The Purbeck School this year. Bike It Plus is run by Sustrans, the country’s leading sustainable transport charity, and helps more people to be able to

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Longleat Business Studies Student Conference

Longleat Business Studies Student Conference

  • October 17, 2019

A truly insightful morning learning about how Longleat operates as a business. The conference focused specifically on marketing concepts, using real life examples to support. Students were then able to explore the park, putting theory learned into practice. Year 11 students were even able to experience

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Super 7’s – Well Done!

Super 7’s – Well Done!

  • October 15, 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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Together, we can make a real difference! #letsgivehope

Together, we can make a real difference! #letsgivehope

  • October 11, 2019

  Like many other schools in Dorset, at The Purbeck School, we are supporting Hope for Food’s appeal for donations this autumn. The charity relies on donations to feed homeless and other vulnerable people at soup kitchens in Poole and Bournemouth five times a week. They

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The Purbeck Open Evening

The Purbeck Open Evening

  • October 7, 2019

Thank you to everyone who came to the Open Evening last week. where over 500 people braved the torrential rain to visit the school. It was an excellent opportunity for prospective students and parents to tour the school and talk with staff and students. We would

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Ben Collington Mears – British Tumbling Champion 2019

Ben Collington Mears – British Tumbling Champion 2019

  • October 3, 2019

Huge congratulations to Ben who has competed and won at the British Men’s Tumbling Championship which was held in the Birmingham Arena last week. It is an incredible achievement and we are so proud of him. The video link below shows Ben in action at the

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Poetry Competition 2020

Poetry Competition 2020

  • October 2, 2019

Fantastic opportunity for 16-18yrs  who love poetry. Write a poem on the theme of ‘Trees’ First Prize £3000 / £5000 in Prize money. Free entry, open to UK 16-18 year olds The Christopher Tower Poetry Competition 2020 Leaflet    

Super 7’s – Well Done!

Super 7’s – Well Done!

  • October 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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Year 10/11 Rugby

Year 10/11 Rugby

  • September 30, 2019

Purbeck School 48 Blandford 12 The rugby season started with a very convincing Year 10/11 victory over a very physical and well drilled Blandford team. Unfortunately due to absentees a depleted squad which was initially 18 players resulted in Purbeck playing with one less player, not

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