Hop on the Bath Christmas Special!

Hop on the Bath Christmas Special!

  • November 8, 2018

  Have a great day in a magical setting!! Ideal for Christmas shopping!! On-the-coach crackers and raffle!! Saturday 8th December The Purbeck School 8am Leave Bath approx 4.30pm £25 return per person Payment needed by November 30th – cash or cheque please (non-refundable) Limited availability so book your seat now by calling: The Purbeck School 01929 550077 Profits will be donated to The Purbeck School’s Rwanda Journey 2019 Details at:

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A Night at the Dogs – cancelled

A Night at the Dogs – cancelled

  • July 10, 2018

Unfortunately due to the heat, both dogs and participants may find conditions overwhelming. There will be a new date to be announced in September.

Funding children’s education in Rwanda

Funding children’s education in Rwanda

  • April 16, 2018

At the end of last term we were delighted to present a cheque for £1055 to Mike Hayes, Projects Director of the Amakuru Trust. This money was raised by the kind contributions of Purbeck parents and staff and will once again support the education of children in the Excel School, Rwamagana. Assistant Head Simon Holmes, who has led the last two student trips to Rwanda said, ‘We are privileged and

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Great support from Hays Travel, Wareham

Great support from Hays Travel, Wareham

  • January 25, 2018

This week the school collected a very substantial charitable donation from our friends at Hays Travel. Claire and her team have taken a genuine interest in the Rwanda Journey, and in December Hays ran a Christmas shopping excursion to Bath from which all donations were kindly given to us to support our work with impoverished children and families in Rwamagana, Rwanda. Joe Davies, one of the six students who visited

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The Purbeck School supporting Rwandan children

The Purbeck School supporting Rwandan children

  • November 30, 2017

Following the school’s second visit to Rwanda last month, students, staff and parents at Purbeck have raised almost £1000 to sponsor eight children from the poorest families in the town of Rwamagana. This sponsorship provides a year of schooling, uniform, and a meal every day for children who would otherwise not have such a good start to life. Pictured are Purbeck students Zoe, Sam, Joe, Hannah, Jess and Sophie with

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Sponsoring students in Africa: can you help?

Sponsoring students in Africa: can you help?

  • November 16, 2017

Last year Purbeck School staff and parents raised enough money to sponsor the education of six children from financially vulnerable families. Without our sponsorship, the children would not have been able to attend The Excel School in Rwamagana, Rwanda, and have their uniform and meals paid for. As in the UK, and especially in such a poor country as Rwanda, having an education makes a huge difference to the life

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Non-uniform day: Friday 17th November

Non-uniform day: Friday 17th November

  • November 7, 2017

                    A non-uniform day will be taking place on Friday 17th of November. Donations collected from the day will support the following appeals: Children in Need Rwanda The Children’s’ Liver Disease Foundation Please don’t forget to bring your £1 in support.

Arrived!

Arrived!

  • October 20, 2017

Purbeck students arrived safe and sound in Rwanda this Wednesday. We wish them a successful trip and look forward to keeping you updated with their activities.

Hop on the Bath Christmas Special!

Hop on the Bath Christmas Special!

  • October 9, 2017

Have a great day in a magical setting!! Ideal for Christmas shopping!! Choice of collection/drop off points and on-the-coach hamper raffle!!   Sunday 3rd December Pick ups: Swanage Mowlem 9am, The Purbeck School 9.30am Leave Bath approx 5pm £25 return per person   Limited availability so book your seat now by either visiting or calling: Hays Travel, 8A South St, Wareham BH20 4LT Phone: 01929 552455   Profits will be donated

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Quiz Night

Quiz Night

  • September 27, 2017

This Friday 7.30 – 9pm! At The Purbeck School Great prizes, lots of fun and making a difference to real lives £10 only for a team of 4 – 8 Wine, beer, hot dogs and other refreshments available: COME ON!! A charity event to support our students’ visit to Rwanda next month Book your team: sholmes@purbeck.dorset.sch.uk Helping impoverished African schoolchildren: