The National Museum of Computing Trip

The National Museum of Computing Trip

  • October 24, 2019

On Tuesday 22nd October, 15 students from both year 9 and 10, travelled to The National Museum of Computing (TNMOC) in Milton Keynes. It was quite a journey, but well worth it, as when we arrived, we launched straight into the first of two our workshops.

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Purbeck School deliver donations to Rwanda

Purbeck School deliver donations to Rwanda

  • October 21, 2019

Last week The Purbeck School provided Peace For Hope United, Rwamagana, with hundreds of donations from the Dorset community. These included clothing for vulnerable families, including pants collected at the school, and Purbeck projectors for the classrooms of the Rwamagana Protestant School. These will help some

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Longleat Business Studies Student Conference

Longleat Business Studies Student Conference

  • October 17, 2019

A truly insightful morning learning about how Longleat operates as a business. The conference focused specifically on marketing concepts, using real life examples to support. Students were then able to explore the park, putting theory learned into practice. Year 11 students were even able to experience

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Year 10 History trip to Belgium and France

Year 10 History trip to Belgium and France

  • June 6, 2019

49 students visited Belgium and France, staying at a hostel in the woods outside the Belgian town of Ypres. The aim of the trip was to visit the Commonwealth War Graves to pay their respects to the Fallen of the First World War and to learn

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Exeter Chiefs Super Saturday Trip

Exeter Chiefs Super Saturday Trip

  • December 13, 2018

On Saturday 8th December 2018 a party of 28 rugby players and 4 PE staff from school visited Sandy Park, the home of Exeter Chiefs RFC for their Super Saturday experience. With the Exeter Chiefs vs Gloucester Rugby (Champions Cup) clash being televised live on Channel

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Local company Motura sponsor The Purbeck School mini bus

Local company Motura sponsor The Purbeck School mini bus

  • November 6, 2018

The Purbeck School has partnered with Motura to lease its very own mini bus. The mini bus (which is a 17 seater with all the mod cons!) will be used extensively over the year to support sports teams and trips. Headteacher, Mr Darley commented ‘We are

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Tapas meal out at “La Casa Española” Weymouth

Tapas meal out at “La Casa Española” Weymouth

  • October 15, 2018

Fuimos al restaurant para celebrar el fin del año escolar. Fuimos el diecinueve de julio con nuestra profe. En mi opinión la experiencia era bien, me parece que la comida era muy rico. También el servicio era bien porque el camarero era siempre atento. Lo que

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Hooke Court – an article by Sophie Bassett, Year 11

Hooke Court – an article by Sophie Bassett, Year 11

  • October 11, 2018

This year was the fifth year the school has ran the Hooke Court trip, for the new students to build friendships, build confidence and build bonds with their teachers. I remember my own experience. Anxiously waiting in the hall for the coach to come and then

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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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