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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The Junior Maths Challenge

The Junior Maths Challenge

  • June 8, 2018

We have just had some fantastic results from The Junior Maths Challenge. In April over one hundred of our Year 7 and 8 students took part in the challenge.  A national competition which attracts interest from over 4000 schools.  The paper is made up of lively

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The Tenner Challenge: 2018

The Tenner Challenge: 2018

  • March 20, 2018

Throughout the month of March, 8 groups of Year 8 students volunteered to take part the Tenner Challenge 2018 which is a national competition run by Young Enterprise. All groups were pledged £10 and had one month to set up and run their own business, gaining

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Sporting Success at the Youth Sport Games

Sporting Success at the Youth Sport Games

  • March 16, 2018

Year 8 Girls Handball Despite taking a relatively inexperienced U13 girls team over to the Dorset School Games they came back as champions due to sheer resilience and hard work. As the games progressed, the girls gained in confidence and by the end of the tournament

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The Purbeck Selling Challenge

The Purbeck Selling Challenge

  • December 7, 2017

A fantastic selection of sweet treats and gifts were available for purchase on Tuesday 5th December ranging from cakes to salt dough tree decorations and handmade key rings / earrings. 10 groups of Year 9 students and 1 group of Year 8 students demonstrated their entrepreneurial skills

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CPR lessons for Years 7, 8 and 9

CPR lessons for Years 7, 8 and 9

  • November 20, 2017

Over the last few weeks we have made use of the British Heart Foundations equipment, teaching pupils in Yr7/8/9 CPR. They provided us with a step by step DVD and mannequins for our students to practise on. It is estimated that if all students in secondary

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