The National Museum of Computing Trip

The National Museum of Computing Trip

  • October 24, 2019

On Tuesday 22nd October, 15 students from both year 9 and 10, travelled to The National Museum of Computing (TNMOC) in Milton Keynes. It was quite a journey, but well worth it, as when we arrived, we launched straight into the first of two our workshops.

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Year 10/11 Rugby

Year 10/11 Rugby

  • September 30, 2019

Purbeck School 48 Blandford 12 The rugby season started with a very convincing Year 10/11 victory over a very physical and well drilled Blandford team. Unfortunately due to absentees a depleted squad which was initially 18 players resulted in Purbeck playing with one less player, not

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Work Experience Week 01-05 July 2019

Work Experience Week 01-05 July 2019

  • July 24, 2019

Year 10 students returned from this year’s Work Experience, having had an amazing time with a variety of local employers and businesses in the area.  It gave students the opportunity to test out a particular job they may be considering in the future, and also an

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Purbeck Dementia Group logo

Purbeck Dementia Group logo

  • July 22, 2019

The Purbeck Dementia group are setting up a meeting place at the old Wareham Hospital to start in September 2019. We were asked if any young budding artists would design a logo for them to be used at the centre. During Year 10 work experience week

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Summer Progress Reports

Summer Progress Reports

  • July 18, 2019

Summer progress reports for years 7, 8, 9, 10 and 12 will be published on SIMS Parent, SIMS Student and Moodle tomorrow. SIMS Parent is a new system which will soon replace Moodle.  It allows you to access your child’s data from a smartphone, tablet or

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Year 10 Boys Finish 5th in the Country

Year 10 Boys Finish 5th in the Country

  • June 17, 2019

After successfully winning the Dorset & South-West Championships, the Purbeck U15 team competed at nationals on 15th June at the Derby Arena. The boys had been training exceptionally hard for months and really were fully prepared for the challenge. With thanks to Andrew Ward at Reward

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Year 10 History trip to Belgium and France

Year 10 History trip to Belgium and France

  • June 6, 2019

49 students visited Belgium and France, staying at a hostel in the woods outside the Belgian town of Ypres. The aim of the trip was to visit the Commonwealth War Graves to pay their respects to the Fallen of the First World War and to learn

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Year 10 Art Workshop with Darrell Wakelam

Year 10 Art Workshop with Darrell Wakelam

  • April 30, 2019

This past Friday Year 10 Art Students had the privilege of taking part in a 3D workshop with local artist Darrell Wakelam. Darrell gave excellent demonstrations and support on how to use card to create 3D sculptures which the students took to at once. The students

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