Truth or Lies?!

Truth or Lies?!

  • February 3, 2020

The enrichment session undertaken by the Geography team on the 29th January comprised of a climate change spin – ‘truth or lies’?  Students were encouraged to challenge their thinking on whether climate change is actually happening and the evidence that currently exists to prove and disprove

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Celebration of Success Evening

Celebration of Success Evening

  • July 22, 2019

What an evening of celebration. Over 60 students received awards at The Purbeck School Celebration of Success Evening. Over 200 proud family members packed The Purbeck Hall as awards across all subject areas were presented by members of staff to students. The students ranged across the

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Year 13 Geography students take action on climate change

Year 13 Geography students take action on climate change

  • February 15, 2019

This week, in recognition of the stand students across the world are taking to prompt our governments acting further on the issue of climate change, our Year 13 A-Level Geography students wrote to our local MP, Michael Tomlinson, to express our concerns on the issue of

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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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Celebration of Success Evening

Celebration of Success Evening

  • July 25, 2018

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

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A-Level Geography trip to Corfe Castle

A-Level Geography trip to Corfe Castle

  • July 4, 2018

A-Level Geography trip to Corfe Castle turned from a trip studying changing places to a trip studying hazards in the space of an hour…..even had our photo’s used by the BBC! http://www.bournemouthecho.co.uk/news/16331707.firefighters-tackling-fire-on-hillside-in-corfe-castle/ https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/localnews/2636445-swanage/0#pinnedpost_5b3c8cbc84181e068d1b91f3 https://mobile.twitter.com/purbeck_geog/status/1014430026736029697

Humanities Taster Session

Humanities Taster Session

  • April 19, 2018

On Wednesday 21st March, nearly a hundred Year 5 and 6 students from many of our partner primary schools visited The Purbeck School for an afternoon taster session in History and Geography. The students, and some keen parents, enjoyed both a History and a Geography session

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