Life Drawing Workshop

Life Drawing Workshop

  • December 16, 2019

On Thursday 12/12/19 the 6th Form Fine Art students went to Arts University Bournemouth for a Life Drawing workshop. Students were given an insight in to University life and careers in the Arts, and then a personalised tour of the departments they were keen to see

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The Year 9 Purbeck Selling Challenge: 2019

The Year 9 Purbeck Selling Challenge: 2019

  • December 16, 2019

Some of our talented Year 9 students volunteered to take part The Purbeck Selling Challenge 2019, an internal competition to see how much profit can be generated from the initial start-up fund of £5. Some groups chose to make and sell baked goods others sold handmade

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English Year 5 and 6 Taster Session

English Year 5 and 6 Taster Session

  • December 16, 2019

On Wednesday 11th of December, over eighty year 5 and 6 students visited The Purbeck School for an afternoon taster session in English. The students, and some keen parents, enjoyed participating in a creative writing competition where the students found themselves having to compete to write

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Christmas Menu

Christmas Menu

  • December 13, 2019

Traditional Roast Turkey, with all the trimmings Cranberry and Feta Parcel Christmas Pudding Yule Log Wednesday 18th December £2.50

Bus Provision

Bus Provision

  • December 12, 2019

Dear Parent/Carer, As a school, we do not have any control over the running or operations of the buses. Over the past term, the bus provision has been sub-standard. This morning, we were made aware at 8.35am that a bus driver had chosen not to collect

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Christmas Jumper Day

Christmas Jumper Day

  • December 10, 2019

The Purbeck School would like to invite students to take part in the Charity Christmas Jumper Day on Friday 13th December. All monies raised will be going towards the chosen charities of our four houses. Swift: Young Minds Kestrel: Alzheimer’s Society Skylark: Margaret Green Animal Rescue

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Super 7s – Well Done!

Super 7s – Well Done!

  • December 10, 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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Challenge Club – Writing Competition

Challenge Club – Writing Competition

  • December 10, 2019

  This term our challenge club has been working on writing short 100 word sagas on the topic of Hunted. Pupils in year 7 and 8 have been busy writing their chilling stories and their entries have now been sent off to Young Writers. Good luck

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SGN – Notification of works in Wareham

SGN – Notification of works in Wareham

  • December 10, 2019

SGN will shortly be upgrading their gas network in Wareham town centre.  The project will start on Monday 6th January 2020 and will last for approximately 12 weeks.  Further details below.

Sixth Form students are dressing up for charity

Sixth Form students are dressing up for charity

  • December 6, 2019

  On the last day of term, Friday 20th December, Purbeck Sixth Formers will be dressing up for charity.  Some will be heading out into the streets of Wareham, Swanage, Corfe and Wool raising money for the 4 nominated school house charities:   Young Minds (AV/NM

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