The Purbeck Dementia group are setting up a meeting place at the old Wareham Hospital to start in September 2019. We were asked if any young budding artists would design a logo for them to be used at the centre. During Year 10 work experience week Purbeck Student Skyla Downey took the task on, whilst also carrying out her work experience within the School. She then took it home to
On 1st May, Year 9 took part in the Southern Universities Network Festival of the Creative and Digital Industries. Students took part in an all day workshop run by Treehouse Digital where they had to create and pitch an idea for a new film. Following a presentation from Treehouse Digital and seeing some of their short film work students set about creating their film concepts. Students were shown how to
With over 60 awards being given out, the Purbeck School ‘Celebration of Success evening’ was packed full of proud families, students and teaching staff. Awards were given out from each department and then there were individual house awards for those who had excelled across a number of areas of the school. It was also a time to reflect on the fantastic musical achievements of our students; parents were treated to
On Monday 2nd July, I took 34 pupils to the Festival of Creative and Media Industries event at Chilworth Manor Hotel, Southampton. The event was organised by Southern Universities Network, and was sponsored by various media companies, one of which, Butler and Wilson, dedicated a day of their time, to work with our students on creating a new product. Students worked diligently in groups, to come up with some original designs.