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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NCS 5-day residentials for Year 11 students

NCS 5-day residentials for Year 11 students

  • April 3, 2019

Year 11 have been offered this fantastic opportunity from NCS, the National Citizens Service, to complete a 20 day course including 2, 5 day residentials, one with outdoor activities and the second building personal skills. A fantastic way for them to spend their Summer holidays once

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The GCSE Countdown – 5 school weeks to go

The GCSE Countdown – 5 school weeks to go

  • March 22, 2019

School Week (18/3 to 22/3) Dear parent/carer The countdown continues – 25 school days to the first exam! We have had another excellent week at school and I will be writing to you next week with details of some of the key dates for Year 11

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Year 10 & 11 ‘Memory Wall’ community outreach art project

Year 10 & 11 ‘Memory Wall’ community outreach art project

  • March 4, 2019

Year 10 & 11 Art students have begun work on a community outreach art project with Miss Hayward and Mr Lynn, to provide a ‘Memory Wall’ mural to be installed at Anglebury Court residential home. This allows residents, families and staff to reconnect with their memories

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The GCSE Countdown – 9 school weeks to go

The GCSE Countdown – 9 school weeks to go

  • February 18, 2019

Dear parent/carer The countdown continues – 45 school days to the first exam! Year 11 students are now busy finishing off coursework or coming to the end of their GCSE courses Revision will start in some lessons as we come back after half term and there

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Mentoring 2019 at The Purbeck School

Mentoring 2019 at The Purbeck School

  • February 18, 2019

We are half way through our mentoring programme 2019. Our fantastic year 11s are being mentored by our talented sixth formers in both years 12 and 13. Both year groups really do find the process incredibly rewarding, supporting and developing key skills as well as providing

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