Rugby News

Rugby News

  • September 28, 2018

Year 10 Rugby Result – Purbeck 38 St Edwards 20 The Purbeck year 10 rugby team made an excellent start to their season with a comprehensive win against a very physical St Edwards team. Purbeck started brightly with a great kick-off return camping themselves in the

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Train to Teach

Train to Teach

  • September 26, 2018

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 in one subject but want to teach another, can I still apply?  What financial help is

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Purbeck teacher provides top pedagogy!

Purbeck teacher provides top pedagogy!

  • September 25, 2018

Our very own Miss Lines has recently been sharing excellent teaching advice with colleagues across the world on the pages of the esteemed Historical Association publication.  Here you will see her advice about providing A Level students with book marks to develop their critical thinking, something

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Super 7s – Well Done!

Super 7s – Well Done!

  • September 21, 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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Year 7 – 9 Home Learning

Year 7 – 9 Home Learning

  • September 21, 2018

Dear Parent / Carer, At The Purbeck School, we know completing home learning is essential to long term academic success. It allows our students to extend their learning and to reinforce what has been learnt in class. Every day, your child is expected to study for

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Year 10/11 Rugby – Purbeck 46 Lytchett 0

Year 10/11 Rugby – Purbeck 46 Lytchett 0

  • September 20, 2018

The year 10/11 rugby team made the perfect start to their season with a highly dominant win against local ‘rivals’ Lytchett School. Right from the off, Purbeck were significantly more physical and highly skills, dominating possession and territory even when ringing the changes with 23 boys

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Sixth Form Waterpark trip

Sixth Form Waterpark trip

  • September 20, 2018

  Team building part 1 On Tuesday 18th September, 41 of our students in both years 12 and 13 had an action packed afternoon at The Dorset Waterpark. There were certainly many highs with photographic evidence to prove just that! Fantastic effort from all participants and

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School Direct Information Evening

School Direct Information Evening

  • September 20, 2018

The Purbeck School works in partnership with four providers of teacher training: Exeter University, Ringwood School (with Winchester University), Southampton University and WSTP (Wessex – based in Poole with Bath Spa University). Each of our partners holds information events. Please see these details from Ringwood School

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Dorset Echo article – Students from The Purbeck School visit Cambridge University

Dorset Echo article – Students from The Purbeck School visit Cambridge University

  • September 19, 2018

In the first week of term, 18 ‘high attainers and performers’ from Years 9 and 11 took a three-day residential trip to Downing College at Cambridge University. Read the full Dorset Echo article at the link below: https://www.dorsetecho.co.uk/news/ 16882247.students-from-the-purbeck- school-visit-cambridge-university/

Open Evening

Open Evening

  • September 19, 2018

Thursday 4th October   6.30pm – 8.30pm Visit our exciting state of the art facilities, see our unrivalled learning environments, and gain a taste of just how lively, challenging and enjoyable it is to be a student at The Purbeck School. Heavily oversubscribed for 2017/18 book

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