Upcoming Live Broadcasts- Free from Speakers for Schools

Upcoming Live Broadcasts- Free from Speakers for Schools

  • June 23, 2022

Here is the upcoming live broadcasts schedule. Live broadcasts are a great way for students to hear directly from leading figures from a range of industries, and have the opportunity to ask questions via a moderated Q&A. Please feel free to share with your staff and

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Goodbye Year 13!

Goodbye Year 13!

  • May 30, 2022

The current Year 13 students’ last full day in school before their exams was 20th May 2022.  We had a lovely morning of activities, quizzes, awards, goodbyes etc. followed by a BBQ. This cohort of students has had a very unique experience having had so much disruption

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Year 12: Young Enterprise Company Programme DORSET FINAL

Year 12: Young Enterprise Company Programme DORSET FINAL

  • May 16, 2022

The fantastically talented Purbeck School Team, Team Tidal progressed on to the Dorset finals for the last stage in their Company Programme journey last week. The team did an outstanding job; they had to present their trade stand to a panel of judges, present once again

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Visit from Magistrates in Community

Visit from Magistrates in Community

  • April 1, 2022

This week Year 12 students were visited by Magistrates in Community, Len and Callum, for a talk about the work of the magistracy and the pivotal role of a magistrate within the local community. This engaging talk included how magistrates are appointed, what kind of cases

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Y12 Art Workshop at Durlston Castle

Y12 Art Workshop at Durlston Castle

  • March 16, 2022

Year 12 Art students have had the fantastic opportunity to attend a workshop at Durlston Castle and the surrounding woodland area. The session was run by local landscape artists Tim Edgar and Tony Kerins. Students explored experimental mark making using natural materials such as feathers, grasses

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Sixth Form lessons this week

Sixth Form lessons this week

  • March 16, 2022

Dear Parent/Carer, I am writing to let you know that we are going to have to suspend lessons for the sixth form for the next two days due to staff absence. We have had a spike in Covid that has left us with too few staff

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David Bodanis visits Year 12

David Bodanis visits Year 12

  • March 15, 2022

Yesterday Year 12 students were treated to a talk by the famous author David Bodanis who talked about aspects of his book – ‘The Art of Fairness: The Power of Decency in a World Turned Mean’, together with a range of discussion points and even RNA.

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Where Maths Meets

Where Maths Meets

  • March 10, 2022

Where maths meets… the world of work! The AMSP have created an exciting set of high-quality videos which showcase the maths in different careers. Each video is also linked to one or more activities, so your students can get a real taste of what the career

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Apprenticeship Fair – Y11, Y12 & Y13

Apprenticeship Fair – Y11, Y12 & Y13

  • February 16, 2022

Dear Parent / Carer As part of our careers programme, we endeavour to offer a wide range of opportunities and experiences that allow students to research pathways that are open to them after their GCSE or A Level studies. We work closely with employers, as well

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