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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Year 11 study leave

Year 11 study leave

  • June 10, 2019

Dear Parent/Carer Year 11 study leave has now begun. Therefore, Year 11’s are now only expected in for their examinations, no lessons are being run for them. They must continue to be in full school uniform for each examination. Once their examination is completed they will

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The GCSE Countdown

The GCSE Countdown

  • May 8, 2019

Dear parent/carer Last week was another exceptionally busy week with the Art, Photography, and French oral examinations. Once again these examinations were approached in exactly the right way by the students – who were determined and professional throughout. I must also mention the Prom which was

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The GCSE Countdown

The GCSE Countdown

  • April 5, 2019

3 school weeks to go Dear parent/carer The countdown continues – 13 school days to the first exam! This week has seen more examinations taking place with the Spanish speaking exams. The Easter holidays are now upon us and in-between the eating of chocolate and the

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