UKMT Junior Maths Challenge 2019

UKMT Junior Maths Challenge 2019

  • June 5, 2019

The results are in! April saw 87 students sitting the Junior Maths Challenge, a yearly paper designed to stimulate mathematical problem solving.  Four students were awarded Gold, seven students were awarded Silver and seventeen students achieved Bronze. Congratulations to all of the Year 7s and 8s

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Year 7/8 Handball Dorset Youth Games

Year 7/8 Handball Dorset Youth Games

  • March 1, 2019

This team of girls have worked really hard over the last few weeks since their exciting qualifier. The team consists of both year 7 and year 8 girls who have only recently started playing handball. The first match against Wey Walley was a great start, they

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Hooke Court – an article by Sophie Bassett, Year 11

Hooke Court – an article by Sophie Bassett, Year 11

  • October 11, 2018

This year was the fifth year the school has ran the Hooke Court trip, for the new students to build friendships, build confidence and build bonds with their teachers. I remember my own experience. Anxiously waiting in the hall for the coach to come and then

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Football News

Football News

  • October 5, 2018

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

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Year 7 – 9 Home Learning

Year 7 – 9 Home Learning

  • September 21, 2018

Dear Parent / Carer, At The Purbeck School, we know completing home learning is essential to long term academic success. It allows our students to extend their learning and to reinforce what has been learnt in class. Every day, your child is expected to study for

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LEGO Workshop

LEGO Workshop

  • July 20, 2018

We had an exciting opportunity with Bournemouth University STEM Outreach Programme, they visited School Friday 6th July 2018 to deliver a thrilling workshop to some of our female students in year 7, 8 and 9. This workshop combined design, engineering and programming with team work and problem

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Careers talks for Years 7, 8 and 9 students

Careers talks for Years 7, 8 and 9 students

  • July 9, 2018

On Monday 9th July, Year 7,8 and 9 students were treated to a series of short talks from Natalie Mason (Battens Solicitors), Andy Burnett (Chococo) and Tom Clarke (National Trust). The speakers talked about their career and their journey to where they are now,  delivering lots of

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Rowing success; Dorset School Games

Rowing success; Dorset School Games

  • June 21, 2018

We took a team of rowers to the Dorset school games at Bryanston yesterday to compete against the best of the rest in Dorset. It was a really good day in which the students worked really hard in some really tough events. The Year 7 girls

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