Super 7s – Well Done!

Super 7s – Well Done!

  • March 29, 2018

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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UCAS Convention at Bournemouth University

UCAS Convention at Bournemouth University

  • March 29, 2018

On the 28th March our Year 12 students joined UCAS experts, university representatives, and industry professionals at this unique, campus based event. With inspirational talks, topical seminars, application process advice, and interactive stands, students found out about life on a university campus, and had the opportunity

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Ollie Rogers Golf success

Ollie Rogers Golf success

  • March 29, 2018

Year 7 student Ollie Rogers has been competing in the Peter Alliss Young Masters Championship. This is a national competition played over four rounds on four different golf courses. Ollie played the final round of the Dorset regional qualifier this weekend, which he duly won with

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House point standings to 29th March 2018

House point standings to 29th March 2018

  • March 29, 2018

The House Championship (awarded on Sports Day) will be given to the House with the highest average House Points per student. Average house points per student Kestrel – 91.12 Swift – 88.3 Kingfisher – 88.3 Skylark – 77.7 Top students  Holly Willard (8yAKT) (416)  Josie Kirkham (7xyESN) (388)

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Bournemouth Soroptimist International STEM Challenge 2018

Bournemouth Soroptimist International STEM Challenge 2018

  • March 29, 2018

The Purbeck School entered 3 teams into the Bournemouth Soroptimist International STEM Challenge 2018.  This is an annual competition open to schools in Dorset where students work independently in teams to try and come up with designs that sustainably solve problems caused by aspects of poverty

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The Purbeck School receives an excellent Ofsted report

The Purbeck School receives an excellent Ofsted report

  • March 26, 2018

We were very proud to receive our latest Ofsted report after being inspected on Tuesday 6th March. The report recognises the exceptional day to day work that goes on throughout the school. A link to the full report is below: The Purbeck School Full Ofsted Report The

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Y10 Art-Textile Workshop with Helen Biles

Y10 Art-Textile Workshop with Helen Biles

  • March 26, 2018

On Friday, the artist Helen Biles led a rust printing art-textiles workshop for our year 10 art students. Helen is the organiser for Purbeck Arts Week, and we maintain our strong community link by organising artist workshops and creating work for the Purbeck Young Artist awards

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Super 7s – Well Done!

Super 7s – Well Done!

  • March 23, 2018

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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Kaitlyn is selected for England Rugby Centre of Excellence Programme

Kaitlyn is selected for England Rugby Centre of Excellence Programme

  • March 21, 2018

It brings us great pleasure to announce that Kaitlyn Phillips (year 11), who plays for the school, Dorchester and Dorset U18’s Girls Rugby, as a hooker, has been successful and selected for England Rugby Centre Of Excellence Programme. From Kaitlyn’s representation this season for Dorset U18’s

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The Tenner Challenge: 2018

The Tenner Challenge: 2018

  • March 20, 2018

Throughout the month of March, 8 groups of Year 8 students volunteered to take part the Tenner Challenge 2018 which is a national competition run by Young Enterprise. All groups were pledged £10 and had one month to set up and run their own business, gaining

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