STEM fair at Thorpe Park

STEM fair at Thorpe Park

  • April 1, 2019

On Friday 29th March, a group of Year 10 Computer Science students visited the STEM fair at Thorpe Park, which was hosted in partnership with Middlesex University. The event introduced students to the exciting world of STEM as well as career paths to those that have

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LEGO Workshop

LEGO Workshop

  • July 20, 2018

We had an exciting opportunity with Bournemouth University STEM Outreach Programme, they visited School Friday 6th July 2018 to deliver a thrilling workshop to some of our female students in year 7, 8 and 9. This workshop combined design, engineering and programming with team work and problem

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A STEM hero!

A STEM hero!

  • July 4, 2018

Christopher Hall Year 8   STEM / computing student Stoborough Primary School found themselves in a predicament prior to their Arts Week this term:  Year 1 wanted to make clay lizards for their projects and had ordered a template online. However, when the lizard cutter arrived it

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Bournemouth Soroptimist International STEM Challenge 2018

Bournemouth Soroptimist International STEM Challenge 2018

  • March 29, 2018

The Purbeck School entered 3 teams into the Bournemouth Soroptimist International STEM Challenge 2018.  This is an annual competition open to schools in Dorset where students work independently in teams to try and come up with designs that sustainably solve problems caused by aspects of poverty

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Engineering Talk

Engineering Talk

  • February 26, 2018

Our sixth formers were privileged to have a visit from Professor Stephen Turnock of the University of Southampton who came to speak about careers and study in Engineering. The students were given a fantastic insight into all aspects of engineering from acoustic to marine and also

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