Purbeck School Poetry Prize

Purbeck School Poetry Prize

  • March 24, 2021

We have been very privileged here at The Purbeck School to have received a wealth of quality entries for this year’s annual Poetry Prize. Inspired by National Poetry Day, the students composed imaginative and engaging pieces of writing presenting their own interpretations on the theme of

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World Book Day Celebration

World Book Day Celebration

  • March 9, 2021

Despite our obvious separation from each other at the moment, it was wonderful to see how the pupils at The Purbeck School pulled together to celebrate World Book Day. We received hundreds of photographs from students and there is little doubt that our students are highly

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Congratulations Daisy Pipe!

Congratulations Daisy Pipe!

  • March 4, 2021

Congratulations to Daisy Pipe (8yBMN) whose short story entitled ‘Unsolved’ is going to be published in an anthology of stories by young writers! Well done Daisy!

World Book Day – Thursday 4th March

World Book Day – Thursday 4th March

  • March 3, 2021

Changing lives through a love of books and shared reading. We want you to help us celebrate World Book Day 2021 Upload a picture of yourself with your favourite book! Become a part of The Purbeck School ‘World Book Day’ collage that will be posted on

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World Book Day

World Book Day

  • March 2, 2020

Dear parents and guardians, We will be celebrating World Book Day on Friday 6th March this year.  There will be a number of activities running throughout the day celebrating and recognising the importance reading has to our students at the Purbeck School. For reasons that will

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English Year 5 and 6 Taster Session

English Year 5 and 6 Taster Session

  • December 16, 2019

On Wednesday 11th of December, over eighty year 5 and 6 students visited The Purbeck School for an afternoon taster session in English. The students, and some keen parents, enjoyed participating in a creative writing competition where the students found themselves having to compete to write

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Year 11 GCSE information evening

Year 11 GCSE information evening

  • December 4, 2019

Last Monday Year 11 students and parents attended the Year 11 information evening to find out more about the forthcoming mock and formal examinations. The powerpoint that was used by Mr Darley, Mr Morris, Mr Foyle, and Mr McNaughton is available here: Yr 11 GCSE information

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