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Emergency Closure Procedures (2 December 2020) - If the school is to be closed due to severe weather parents will receive a text message and email on the day of the closure. The school will aim to send the message before 7:30am. We will publish our closure, and any updates, on our school

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Maths Wall of Fame – Well Done! (1 December 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??? Maths Wall Fame

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Y12 Product Design and Business Studies (1 December 2020) - Students recently joined a session focused on Amazon and the success of the online retailer, attributing a lot of their success to their use of technology and innovation. Delivered by Aberystwyth University, students were able to experience a highly engaging and topical session, providing a real

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Super 7s – Well Done! (1 December 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 be placed in a weekly draw for

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Menu of virtual talks and assemblies for schools for the 2020-21 academic year (25 November 2020) - During autumn/winter term all AECC University College outreach has moved online – this will be reviewed in December 2020. A list of talks and assemblies which are offered virtually, via Microsoft Teams, can be found below. To book a talk or assembly, or discuss any of

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Science Visit to The Swanage School (25 November 2020) - On Monday 16th November, Mr Foyle & Miss Robinson visited The Swanage School to deliver information on the science post 16 options available at The Purbeck School; Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Applied Science.  Year 11 students explored the links between Biology and Chemistry, using molecular models to

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Maths Wall of Fame – Well Done! (24 November 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??? Maths Wall Fame

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Super 7s – Well Done! (24 November 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 be placed in a weekly draw for

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NHS Virtual NHS Work Experience Event (24 November 2020) - During October half term a selection of our year 12 and 13 students participated in a NHS Virtual Work Experience Event.  This included a one-day introduction to midwifery,  an insight into a career in medicine, and an introduction into Allied Health Professions (including paramedics, physiotherapy, occupational

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Message from the Headteacher (20 November 2020) - Dear Parent/Carer Can I start by thanking all of our Year 11 and 13 students who have been involved with mock examinations over the past two weeks. They have approached the examinations in exactly the right frame of mind and were a credit to themselves and

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