The GCSE Countdown

The GCSE Countdown

  • May 8, 2019

Dear parent/carer Last week was another exceptionally busy week with the Art, Photography, and French oral examinations. Once again these examinations were approached in exactly the right way by the students – who were determined and professional throughout. I must also mention the Prom which was

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Year 13 Examination and Leaving Arrangements – Summer 2019

Year 13 Examination and Leaving Arrangements – Summer 2019

  • March 22, 2019

This is it! As the end of the academic year approaches, here are some vital notes for your information. Normal school will continue until Friday 10th May after which the revision period commences. From Monday 13th May you will be expected to attend all lessons in

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The GCSE Countdown – 6 school weeks to go

The GCSE Countdown – 6 school weeks to go

  • March 18, 2019

Dear parent/carer The countdown continues – 30 school days to the first exam! With just 6 school weeks until the examinations are due to start it is probably a good chance to sit down with your son/daughter and take stock as to where they are with

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The GCSE Countdown – 8 school weeks to go

The GCSE Countdown – 8 school weeks to go

  • March 4, 2019

Dear parent/carer The countdown continues – 40 days to the first exam! It was great to see many of you at the parents’ evening last week. Hopefully, it gave you a good understanding of next steps – I think the main message from all staff and

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Mock Examinations

Mock Examinations

  • December 11, 2018

Dear Parent/Carer Just a reminder that the mock examinations begin this week. These are an important set of examinations that will allow students to practice their exam technique and the school to predict their final results. Please can you ensure that your child is fully prepared

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Fantastic results confirmed at The Purbeck School

Fantastic results confirmed at The Purbeck School

  • September 28, 2018

Early indications are that The Purbeck School will once again have placed itself well within the top 20% of schools in the country. This year’s excellent GCSE and A level results have now been provisionally confirmed by the Department for Education and once again see The

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Outstanding A level results at The Purbeck School

Outstanding A level results at The Purbeck School

  • August 16, 2018

Once again Purbeck students have posted impressive results with 55% of A Level students being awarded at least one grade at an A*/A or B. Some subject areas have achieved exceptional success; Sport double award leading the way with over 80% of students being awarded A*/A

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Key dates for Year 11 students

Key dates for Year 11 students

  • May 1, 2018

Dear Parent/Carer, As you will be well aware we are now reaching a critical time for Year 11 students as we enter the final push towards the GCSE exams.  For the next six weeks I hope that every Year 11 student is able to focus on

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