The Purbeck School Sixth Form welcome Major General J M Cowan

The Purbeck School Sixth Form welcome Major General J M Cowan

  • May 16, 2019

On Wednesday 8th May we were delighted to welcome Major General Cowan to talk to our year 12 and 13 students about his life, opportunities and situations in which he has demonstrated leadership. His talk was both fascinating and inspiring to our students. He also talked

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Dylan Ross – Handball Call Up for the National Squad.

Dylan Ross – Handball Call Up for the National Squad.

  • April 2, 2019

Dylan first discovered handball at Dorset School Games whilst playing for The Purbeck School’s U15 squad back in April 2017; in this he impressed some county coaches and was given Dorset handball trials along with some of his fellow teammates. After playing for Dorset handball for

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Vikki Slade visits The Purbeck School

Vikki Slade visits The Purbeck School

  • March 29, 2019

Last week the Purbeck School Sixth Form had the privilege to welcome Vikki Slade, a local councillor and Lib Dem candidate for Mid Dorset & North Poole MP seat, to the school. Vikki spoke about a wide range of key political issues of the day; including

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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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Mentoring 2019 at The Purbeck School

Mentoring 2019 at The Purbeck School

  • February 18, 2019

We are half way through our mentoring programme 2019. Our fantastic year 11s are being mentored by our talented sixth formers in both years 12 and 13. Both year groups really do find the process incredibly rewarding, supporting and developing key skills as well as providing

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Sixth Former Welfare Team

Sixth Former Welfare Team

  • January 31, 2019

Sixth Former Welfare Team have launched this week their new drop in welfare service to the lower school pupils. The sixth formers have undergone in-house mentor training and studied for a Young Mental Health Champion qualification. The service is available to pupils every Tuesday, Wednesday &

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Entrepreneurial youngsters raise over £700 for charity on one morning

Entrepreneurial youngsters raise over £700 for charity on one morning

  • January 7, 2019

On the 21st December, students from one of Dorset’s top performing sixth forms, The Purbeck School in Wareham, spent the morning touring Wareham’s high street and local businesses raising money for two charities:  Purbeck Youth and Community Foundation and Macmillan Cancer Support. “We were overwhelmed with

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6th Form Netball Match

6th Form Netball Match

  • November 26, 2018

Purbeck 18 v St Edward 18 This was the 6th formers’ first match of the season and although the winter weather had arrived they did not let it affect their performance. All the way through the score was neck and neck, we would score followed by them

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