Message from the Headteacher

Message from the Headteacher

  • November 20, 2020

Dear Parent/Carer Can I start by thanking all of our Year 11 and 13 students who have been involved with mock examinations over the past two weeks. They have approached the examinations in exactly the right frame of mind and were a credit to themselves and

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Year 11 Parents Evening

Year 11 Parents Evening

  • March 2, 2020

Dear Parent/Carer, Year 11 Parents’ Evening – Online Appointment Booking I would like to take this opportunity to invite you to attend our Year 11 Parents’ Evening on Thursday 5th March from 4.30pm – 7.00pm.  This is a vital evening in the school calendar as it

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Autumn Progress Reports for Years 10 & 11

Autumn Progress Reports for Years 10 & 11

  • January 27, 2020

Autumn progress reports for years 10 and 11 have been published on SIMS Parent and SIMS Student this morning. SIMS Parent allows you to access your child’s data from a smartphone, tablet or PC – anytime, anywhere. It is really easy to set up and convenient

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The Purbeck School Summer 2021 Expedition to Uganda

The Purbeck School Summer 2021 Expedition to Uganda

  • December 17, 2019

Dear Parent/Guardian, During January 2020, the school will be launching its Summer 2021 Expedition to Uganda. This will be a four week trip to Uganda, East Africa, that I will be organising as lead teacher with the provider ‘Camps International’. It will take place during the

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Year 11 GCSE information evening

Year 11 GCSE information evening

  • December 4, 2019

Last Monday Year 11 students and parents attended the Year 11 information evening to find out more about the forthcoming mock and formal examinations. The powerpoint that was used by Mr Darley, Mr Morris, Mr Foyle, and Mr McNaughton is available here: Yr 11 GCSE information

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Nursing & Engineering Careers Talks

Nursing & Engineering Careers Talks

  • November 22, 2019

Year 11 and 6th form students had the amazing opportunity to attend two talks from external speakers, who are experts in the field of nursing and engineering. Emily Foyle delivered a passionate and informative presentation, outlining nursing careers within the NHS and describing her own personal

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Swanage School Science Visit

Swanage School Science Visit

  • November 20, 2019

On Monday 18th November, 27 keen year 11 science students visited us from the Swanage School.  They took part in four 25 minute workshops on Applied Science, Physics, Biology and Chemistry, giving a taste of the science post 16 options available at The Purbeck School. As

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Longleat Business Studies Student Conference

Longleat Business Studies Student Conference

  • October 17, 2019

A truly insightful morning learning about how Longleat operates as a business. The conference focused specifically on marketing concepts, using real life examples to support. Students were then able to explore the park, putting theory learned into practice. Year 11 students were even able to experience

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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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Year 11 County Cup Football

Year 11 County Cup Football

  • September 30, 2019

Gillingham School 1 Purbeck School 4 After being knocked out year after year in the later stages of the Dorset Cup, this was the year 11 boy’s last chance to begin their journey to getting their name on the trophy. The Purbeck boys had played Gillingham

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