News

New Chair of Governors announced at The Purbeck School. (24 September 2020) - We are delighted to announce that Ashley Pellegrini has been nominated and appointed as the new Purbeck School Chair of Governors. Ashley has been on the Board of Governors for over 5 years and has been the Vice Chair as well as the Chair of the

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Get ready for Bike To School Week 28th Sept – 2nd Oct 2020 (24 September 2020) - Join other schools and be part of the Bike to School Week community. As pupils return to school following lockdown, active travel is more important than ever to help pupils get to school safely and healthily. The start of term is a great time to establish

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Super 7s – Well Done! (22 September 2020) - 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.  All students who

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Maths Wall of Fame – Well Done! (22 September 2020) - Purbeck Maths Learners of the Week Well done to our TOP TEN Maths students this week! Taken from Hegarty-Maths, using the ‘Total questions answered correctly’, our most successful students of the week are listed below. Who will be on the leaderboard next week??? Year 7 Megan

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Harry Whitmarsh-Bauer – First in Maths! (17 September 2020) - We often receive rewarding feedback from our past students and on this occasion, we would like to congratulate Harry Whitmarsh-Bauer who has been awarded a First in Mathematics at The University of Bath. “My BSc in Mathematics included modules in Pure Maths such as Group Theory,

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Virtual Tutor Parents’ Evenings (15 September 2020) -   ParentParents-Evening-Guide.pdf How-to-attend-appointments-over-video-call.pdf        Dear Parent/Carer, We are running a number of virtual Tutor parents’ evenings from the week beginning 28th September. This extra set of parents’ evenings are designed to discuss how your son/daughter has settled since coming back to school this term.

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Attendance Policy Addendum September 2020 (15 September 2020) - Dear Parent/Carer, Please see attached Attendance Policy Addendum for this year to cover the Covid-19 pandemic and the return of students to school. I would strongly urge all parents to download the SIMS Parent App if you have not already done so, as this is where

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Celebrating Pupils Achievements at The Purbeck School (14 September 2020) - We’ve made some changes to the way we praise and reward our students at The Purbeck School. Pupils can now expect to earn achievement points in lesson by displaying any of the new, nine positive learning behaviours. These behaviours are identified with new lesson praise statements

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Road Closure in Winfrith (14 September 2020) - Dear Parent/Carer, Please note that there is a road closure in Winfrith starting on Monday and scheduled to last until the 9th October (this was originally meant to start last Monday but was delayed). This means that PB7 and PB8 will be diverted, and those students

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Nut Free School – Allergy Information (14 September 2020) - Reminder to all Years Please do not bring in any food that contains nuts, kiwi, coconut or sesame into school, as we have some students with severe food allergies.