School of Rock

School of Rock

  • September 29, 2017

November 29th & 30th 7pm Tickets £5 under 11 or over 60 £3.50 Tickets from Box Office at Purbeck School Reception Telephone 01929 550077

Year 7 Tutor Evening

Year 7 Tutor Evening

  • September 29, 2017

It was fantastic to meet so many parents at the Year 7 tutor evening. Thank you for taking the time out to come to the school. If you didn’t get a chance to see Mr Darley’s presentation then the slides are below.

Thinking about a career in teaching?

Thinking about a career in teaching?

  • September 29, 2017

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 answered by experts. For more information and to book your place please email: schooldirect@ringwood.hants.sch.uk

Super 7s – Well Done!

Super 7s – Well Done!

  • September 27, 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 them with: Queue jump for themselves and one friend for all breaktimes and lunchtimes throughout the week Use of the ‘Super 7 Lounge’.  This

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Quiz Night

Quiz Night

  • September 27, 2017

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 Helping impoverished African schoolchildren:

Starting with a Splash!

Starting with a Splash!

  • September 25, 2017

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 here at The Purbeck School. Mr Hill Deputy Head of Sixth Form

Purbeck U16 Rugby beat Clayesmore 17-5

Purbeck U16 Rugby beat Clayesmore 17-5

  • September 25, 2017

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 pure grit and determination. The precedence was set right from the kick off, where

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Rotary Rocks Competition

Rotary Rocks Competition

  • September 20, 2017

  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 of at least three members, and must define themselves within an appropriate genre which

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Hooke Court

Hooke Court

  • September 20, 2017

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, and raft building to name a few allowed students to demonstrate their abilities to

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Super 7s – Well Done!

Super 7s – Well Done!

  • September 18, 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 them with: Queue jump for themselves and one friend for all breaktimes and lunchtimes throughout the week Use of the ‘Super 7 Lounge’.  This

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