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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Marvellous Maths

Marvellous Maths

  • October 17, 2019

On Tuesday, a group of year 9 mathematicians, including myself, were invited to help out with ‘Marvellous Maths’. This involved year 5 students from different primary schools coming into the school for a morning of Maths activities. One of the activities was based on properties of

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Summer Progress Reports

Summer Progress Reports

  • July 18, 2019

Summer progress reports for years 7, 8, 9, 10 and 12 will be published on SIMS Parent, SIMS Student and Moodle tomorrow. SIMS Parent is a new system which will soon replace Moodle.  It allows you to access your child’s data from a smartphone, tablet or

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UKMT Intermediate Challenge

UKMT Intermediate Challenge

  • March 15, 2019

The beginning of March saw four Key Stage 3 students travelling to The Bishop of Winchester Academy in Bournemouth to take part in the UK Mathematics Trust Intermediate Team Challenge. After multiple Bronze, Silver and Gold certificates were awarded to individuals for the UKMT Intermediate Challenge

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