Year 13 Awards Evening

Year 13 Awards Evening

  • May 11, 2018

On Thursday 3rd of May, the Year 13 Awards Evening was held in the Purbeck Hall to celebrate the academic success of students and also the many ways in which they have contributed to the school and the community. The evening began with the Prefect and House

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Congratulations to Joshua Turner!

Congratulations to Joshua Turner!

  • April 23, 2018

We are delighted and extremely proud to announce that Josh, one of our year 12 students, has been selected to participate in the Sutton Trust US programme this summer. He will experience a taste of life at a leading American university. Josh went through a rigorous

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Year 12 Work Experience at Lush

Year 12 Work Experience at Lush

  • March 20, 2018

Throughout the week of the 5th of February, I attended work experience at a factory for the cosmetics company ‘LUSH’. The staff at the factory were very welcoming and kept me busy all week, so made sure I got the most out of my short time. The

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Engineering Talk

Engineering Talk

  • February 26, 2018

Our sixth formers were privileged to have a visit from Professor Stephen Turnock of the University of Southampton who came to speak about careers and study in Engineering. The students were given a fantastic insight into all aspects of engineering from acoustic to marine and also

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Sixth Form trip to Krakow and Berlin

Sixth Form trip to Krakow and Berlin

  • February 23, 2018

Nineteen students from Years 12 and 13 flew to a cold and snowy Krakow in Poland at the end of the half term break. They spent three days in Krakow before travelling overnight by bus to Berlin in Germany, where they spent another three days, before

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Higher Level Apprenticeships

Higher Level Apprenticeships

  • January 25, 2018

Year 12 were visited yesterday by 3 ex Sixth Formers who since September 2017 have embarked on a Higher Level Apprenticeship following their A Level studies. Our students were able to hear first-hand, how the process from application to working and studying within a Higher Level

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Great support from Hays Travel, Wareham

Great support from Hays Travel, Wareham

  • January 25, 2018

This week the school collected a very substantial charitable donation from our friends at Hays Travel. Claire and her team have taken a genuine interest in the Rwanda Journey, and in December Hays ran a Christmas shopping excursion to Bath from which all donations were kindly

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Sixth Form Parents’ Evening

Sixth Form Parents’ Evening

  • January 15, 2018

Thursday 1st February from 4.30pm-7pm Appointments can be booked using the online parents evening booking system https://thepurbeckschool.parentseveningsystem.co.uk/ We have changed the way appointments are booked to alleviate overbooking. If your child is taught by 2 teachers, only 1 teacher will appear although both teachers will be there

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