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Picture of ADA - Adam Darley Message from the Headteacher (22 October 2021) - Dear Parent/Carer I wanted to write with a quick update as we move towards the end of the first half term. It has been lovely this half term to be getting back to something approaching normality. We have been able to hold our first competitive sports

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Picture of Budding Purbeck novelist shortlisted for BBC workshop - Helen thumbnail Knowledge Organisers (22 October 2021) - At The Purbeck School, we know completing your home learning is essential to long term academic success. It allows you to extend your learning and to reinforce what has been learnt in class. Over each half term, as well as the opportunity to complete enrichment projects,

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Picture of Hope for Food Logo Last Day for Donations – Hope for Food’s Appeal! (21 October 2021) - Like many other schools in Dorset, at The Purbeck School, we are supporting Hope for Food’s appeal for donations this autumn. We are asking for every member of our school community (including students, staff and governors) to bring in one item. In one week this October,

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Picture of Super 7s Badge Super 7s – Well Done! (18 October 2021) - 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 7 house points. Shortly after this,

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Picture of Maths Top 10 Maths Wall of Fame – Well Done! (18 October 2021) - 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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Picture of 098 Purbeck School - 24thSept2020 - Photo by Ash Mills Sixth Form Open Evening (14 October 2021) - Our Sixth Form Open Evening is on Thursday 25th November 2021, 5pm to 7pm.  This event is for current Year 11 students who attend The Purbeck School as well as students from other schools.  Visit the exhibition stands for each subject and listen to the talks by

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Picture of Cancer Support Total Raised Macmillan Cancer Support’s Coffee Morning (13 October 2021) -   The Charity Team would like to thank everyone who participated in Macmillan Cancer Support’s Coffee Morning by buying cakes at Purbeck on Thursday. We are especially grateful to everyone who brought in their own cakes – they all looked absolutely delicious!  The winner of the best decorated

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Picture of Maths Top 10 Maths Wall of Fame – Well Done! (11 October 2021) - 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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Picture of Super 7s Badge Super 7s – Well Done! (11 October 2021) - 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 7 house points. Shortly after this,

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Picture of office-for-national-statistics- Logo Richard Heys Talks about why to consider Economics as a future career (6 October 2021) -   After a pandemic related postponement, we were delighted to have ex sixth former Richard Heys back in school to give a talk on why to consider Economics as a future career and what the fast track civil service can offer.  Richard, deputy director of the

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