Football News

Football News

Year 10/11 Girls Football Purbeck 8 Shaftesbury 2 The match started well with Purbeck piling on the pressure and a few half chances that weren’t put away. The Molly stepped up and Molly did a good run up from half way to the box. Amy made an interception and ran all the way up to the

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Rugby News

Rugby News

Year 10 Rugby Result – Purbeck 38 St Edwards 20 The Purbeck year 10 rugby team made an excellent start to their season with a comprehensive win against a very physical St Edwards team. Purbeck started brightly with a great kick-off return camping themselves in the St Edwards half, eventually moving the defences from left to

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Year 10/11 Rugby – Purbeck 46 Lytchett 0

Year 10/11 Rugby – Purbeck 46 Lytchett 0

The year 10/11 rugby team made the perfect start to their season with a highly dominant win against local ‘rivals’ Lytchett School. Right from the off, Purbeck were significantly more physical and highly skills, dominating possession and territory even when ringing the changes with 23 boys involved. Purbeck started brightly receiving their own kick off and

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Year 10 trial examinations

Year 10 trial examinations

Dear Parent/carer The next couple of weeks are very busy for Year 10 students and I just wanted to make you aware of some key dates. On the 18th June Year 10 trial examinations will begin. This is a full set of examinations for Year 10 and is the start of their preparation for the final

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Belgium and France 2018

Belgium and France 2018

Our history trip to Belgium and France was, without question, one that we will never forget. I can confidently say that both our hearts and minds were touched by this incredible experience and I’m sure that it will stay with us long after we leave The Purbeck School. We set off from school at 7:00am and

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Sporting Success at the Youth Sport Games

Sporting Success at the Youth Sport Games

Year 8 Girls Handball Despite taking a relatively inexperienced U13 girls team over to the Dorset School Games they came back as champions due to sheer resilience and hard work. As the games progressed, the girls gained in confidence and by the end of the tournament were by far the superior team in the competition. Purbeck

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Solomon Theatre – Choices Year 10

Solomon Theatre – Choices Year 10

On 8th March 2018 we arranged for the Solomon Theatre to attend school to host their performance “Choices” to our Year 10 students. “Your Choices” explains the three learning styles (kinaesthetic, visual & auditory) and the learning pathways that suit each type. The show also highlights the barriers to learning as well as the influences that young

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Young Enterprise Employability Masterclass 2018

Young Enterprise Employability Masterclass 2018

A fantastic, insightful day for 28 of our Year 10 students! Students worked with 5 local business advisers on a variety of activities and challenges to enable students to not only learn more about themselves but also about key employability skills. Students even got to test out their handshakes with their business mentors. This really will

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Careers Fair 2017

Careers Fair 2017

As part of Careers Fortnight The Purbeck School held a Careers Fair on Thursday 16th November 2017 where students in Years 9, 10, 11, 12 and 13 were given the opportunity throughout the day to meet and talk with over 30 exhibitors, including local employers and training providers, and were able to discuss apprenticeships, job opportunities, volunteering

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