Business Studies – Extending learning beyond the classroom

Business Studies – Extending learning beyond the classroom

  • February 27, 2020

12 Year 12 Business students completed an Insight Day at Bournemouth University on Wednesday 26th February. Students were given a brief and within 2 hours had to prepare a pitch for a new product and a launch event for BU Sport. Students worked collaboratively on their

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Bournemouth University Social Sciences Insight Day

Bournemouth University Social Sciences Insight Day

  • February 10, 2020

Firstly, the professor introduced some of the sociology-related courses available to us including sociology and criminology as well as sociology and anthropology just to name a few and asked for our understanding of what each subject involved. She then went on to tell us about a

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Sixth Form Applications

Sixth Form Applications

  • February 5, 2020

For further information on applying to The Purbeck School Sixth Form please see our ‘How to Apply’ page Alternatively please email with any queries. Deadline for applications is Monday 10th February

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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Going beyond the media headlines

Going beyond the media headlines

  • January 24, 2020

Three brave Y13 students took on a number of private and state schools in the 2020 South West Championship of Debating Matters at Sherborne School for Girls yesterday. Daisy Tozer, Anabel Boakes and Tom Holland delved deeper into some of the biggest issues confronting society at

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The Purbeck School Sixth Form Charity Day

The Purbeck School Sixth Form Charity Day

  • December 20, 2019

Today saw our Sixth Form students dress up in fancy dress for their annual fundraising event, which raises money for good causes. The students entertained the residents and shopkeepers in Wareham Town Centre as well as students and teachers at the school. We would like to

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Sixth Formers head out on their charity dress up day

Sixth Formers head out on their charity dress up day

  • December 20, 2019

Sixth Formers heading out on their charity dress up day, raising money for the 4 nominated school house charities: Young Minds (https://youngminds.org.uk/) Margaret Green Animal Rescue (https://www.margaretgreenanimalrescue.org.uk/) Alzheimer’s Society (https://www.alzheimers.org.uk/) Naomi’s House Children’s Hospice (https://www.naomihouse.org.uk/)

Sixth Form Students in Fancy Dress this Friday for Charity

Sixth Form Students in Fancy Dress this Friday for Charity

  • December 19, 2019

This Friday, 20th December, Purbeck Sixth Formers will be dressing up to help raise money for charity.  Look out for festive characters walking through the streets of Purbeck raising money for the 4 nominated school house charities: Young Minds (https://youngminds.org.uk/) Margaret Green Animal Rescue (https://www.margaretgreenanimalrescue.org.uk/) Alzheimer’s

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Life Drawing Workshop

Life Drawing Workshop

  • December 16, 2019

On Thursday 12/12/19 the 6th Form Fine Art students went to Arts University Bournemouth for a Life Drawing workshop. Students were given an insight in to University life and careers in the Arts, and then a personalised tour of the departments they were keen to see

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