Hooke Court – an article by Sophie Bassett, Year 11

Hooke Court – an article by Sophie Bassett, Year 11

  • October 11, 2018

This year was the fifth year the school has ran the Hooke Court trip, for the new students to build friendships, build confidence and build bonds with their teachers. I remember my own experience. Anxiously waiting in the hall for the coach to come and then on my last day being sad to leave behind the place where I had made so many memories, memories I still think about to

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Year 7’s first experiences at The Purbeck School – an article by Sophie Francis (Year 11)

Year 7’s first experiences at The Purbeck School – an article by Sophie Francis (Year 11)

  • September 17, 2018

So, it’s that time of year again where the kids can say goodbye to late nights, and the grown ups can say hello to some freedom again! Once again, The Purbeck School welcomes new arrivals from the primary schools, ready to learn, make new friends and grow as students and as people. As a fellow student, I can totally agree that secondary school is one of the biggest learning curves

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Hooke Court

Hooke Court

  • September 20, 2017

On September 11th the Year 7 students embarked on the 4th annual residential trip to Hooke Court. As has been the case in previous years the students were exposed to some challenging team building activities that allowed them to build relationships with brand new tutor groups and their tutors themselves. The activities of shelter building, bridging the mote, and raft building to name a few allowed students to demonstrate their abilities to

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