The Purbeck School of Rock!

The Purbeck School of Rock!

  • December 5, 2017

Last week students at The Purbeck School served up a rocktastic show as they performed The School of Rock to large audiences in The Purbeck Hall. Starring Josh Gardner and Alanis Sibley-Ware, the musical is based upon the film School of Rock, and  tells the story

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Year 11 visit to Merton College, Oxford

Year 11 visit to Merton College, Oxford

  • December 4, 2017

On Tuesday last week, some year 11 students had the opportunity to experience life on an Oxford University Campus, Merton College. Set in the middle of Oxford city centre but surrounded by beautiful gardens and grounds, Merton College is a picturesque and prestigious place to attend

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Super 7s – Well Done!

Super 7s – Well Done!

  • December 1, 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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Successful first Student Council Meeting

Successful first Student Council Meeting

  • November 30, 2017

On 30th of November 2017, the student council met for the first time this year with Headteacher Mr Darley. Josie Kirkham, Sara Queen, Annabelle Scott, Kit Eddy, Harry Dymond, Felicity Carlyle, Isabella Sainsbury, Rhiannon Godfrey, Sophie Campbell were all selected to join the student council after extremely

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The Purbeck School supporting Rwandan children

The Purbeck School supporting Rwandan children

  • November 30, 2017

Following the school’s second visit to Rwanda last month, students, staff and parents at Purbeck have raised almost £1000 to sponsor eight children from the poorest families in the town of Rwamagana. This sponsorship provides a year of schooling, uniform, and a meal every day for

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Arrangements for the last day of term

Arrangements for the last day of term

  • November 29, 2017

The last day of this term at The Purbeck School will be Friday 15th December. On that day the school will be finishing early at 12.30. All buses will be running normally and leaving school at 12.30.  This includes a replacement bus for the X54. Students will

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Super 7s – Well Done!

Super 7s – Well Done!

  • November 24, 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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6th in the World for Ben!

6th in the World for Ben!

  • November 24, 2017

We’ve just heard the fabulous news that Ben Collington-Mears has finished 6th in his category representing Great Britain at the Tumbling (Gymnastics) World Championships in Bulgaria. Congratulations Ben, we are so proud of you!

Year 10/11 Rugby Storm into Dorset & Wilts Semi-Final

Year 10/11 Rugby Storm into Dorset & Wilts Semi-Final

  • November 24, 2017

After a well earned gap, the Purbeck year 10/11 team were drawn against Budmouth School in the quarter-final of the Dorset and Wilts Rugby Cup competition. Being the only two state schools left in the competition, this was a vast achievement in itself, with the winner

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