The Purbeck School Ski Trip – St Anton, Austria

The Purbeck School Ski Trip – St Anton, Austria

  • April 18, 2018

This was the biggest school ski trip The Purbeck School had ever undertaken. So, with slight trepidation 79 students and 9 members of staff set off on the 23 hour journey through France and Germany towards our destination Austria. After an exhausting journey we were greeted

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Funding children’s education in Rwanda

Funding children’s education in Rwanda

  • April 16, 2018

At the end of last term we were delighted to present a cheque for £1055 to Mike Hayes, Projects Director of the Amakuru Trust. This money was raised by the kind contributions of Purbeck parents and staff and will once again support the education of children

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DfE publishes The Purbeck School OFSTED report

DfE publishes The Purbeck School OFSTED report

  • April 16, 2018

Our excellent OFSTED report has now been published on the official OFSTED website. https://reports.ofsted.gov.uk/inspection-reports/find-inspection-report/provider/ELS/113855

Nut Free School

Nut Free School

  • April 16, 2018

Reminder to all Years Please do not bring in any nuts or any food that contains nuts into school, as we have some students with severe nut allergies.

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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