Message from the Headteacher

Message from the Headteacher

  • January 15, 2021

Dear Parent/Carer, I thought I would write at the end of our second lockdown week to keep you up to date with what is happening at the school. ‘Live’ lockdown lessons are now the norm and I hope that your son/daughter has been able to log

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End of Term letter from The Headteacher

End of Term letter from The Headteacher

  • December 15, 2020

Dear Parent/Carer, This term has been quite different from any other term that any of us have known. One way systems, face masks, cleaning rooms down, self isolating, have all become aspects of school life that we have now embraced as the norm. I would like

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Purbeck Student’s Amazing Anderson Shelter Fundraising

Purbeck Student’s Amazing Anderson Shelter Fundraising

  • June 22, 2020

Year 9 student Ben Hall has raised almost £2,000: and still he sleeps on! The Purbeck School’s Ben Hall appeared on Good Morning Britain this morning, after coming to national attention by building an Anderson Shelter and sleeping in it in order to raise money for

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Weekly update from the Headteacher

Weekly update from the Headteacher

  • May 22, 2020

Dear Parents/Carers/Students Well we are now coming to the end of what has been the strangest half term that I am sure any of us have been involved with. First of all I would like to thank all of you for adapting to the new way

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Spring Progress Reports

Spring Progress Reports

  • May 18, 2020

Dear Parent/Carer, Reports for Years 7, 8, 9, 10 and 12 students have been published on SIMS Parent today. This report relates to the Spring Term and the first part of the Summer Term. Please note that all of the data for the attendance has been

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Autumn Progress Reports for Years 7, 8 & 9

Autumn Progress Reports for Years 7, 8 & 9

  • January 20, 2020

Autumn progress reports for years 7, 8 and 9 will be published on SIMS Parent and SIMS Student on Wednesday 22nd January. SIMS Parent allows you to access your child’s data from a smartphone, tablet or PC – anytime, anywhere. It is really easy to set

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Year 9 History trip to London

Year 9 History trip to London

  • December 17, 2019

39 Year 9 History students visited London for the day, leaving school at 7 am and not getting back until 9.30 pm! Their busy schedule on this long day took them to the Imperial War Museum and also the amazing HMS Belfast, moored on the Thames.

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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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The Year 9 Purbeck Selling Challenge: 2019

The Year 9 Purbeck Selling Challenge: 2019

  • December 16, 2019

Some of our talented Year 9 students volunteered to take part The Purbeck Selling Challenge 2019, an internal competition to see how much profit can be generated from the initial start-up fund of £5. Some groups chose to make and sell baked goods others sold handmade

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The National Museum of Computing Trip

The National Museum of Computing Trip

  • October 24, 2019

On Tuesday 22nd October, 15 students from both year 9 and 10, travelled to The National Museum of Computing (TNMOC) in Milton Keynes. It was quite a journey, but well worth it, as when we arrived, we launched straight into the first of two our workshops.

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