The Purbeck School


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About The Purbeck School

The Purbeck School is a Community school located in Wareham. The Headteacher is Leanne Symonds.

Contact Information

The Purbeck School Worgret Road, Wareham, Dorset, BH20 4PF
01929 550077
01929 554025

Other Info

  • Type: Community
  • OFSTED: Good.
  • Rating: -
  • Headteacher: Mrs Leanne Symonds
  • Gender: Co-ed
  • Boys/Girls: 555 / 572
  • Total on roll: 1127

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All attending pupils: National School Census Data 2015
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Academic Results

OFSTED Results

Detail Result
Last Inspection Date 03/12/2014
Overall Effectiveness Good

The table below shows the % of students achieving A* - C Grades in each subject

Subject name 2015 2014 2013
English 56% 69% 57%
Maths 67% 68% 58%
Science (Double Award) 52% 64% 60%
Humanities 57% 65% 58%
Languages 63% 58% 62%
% achieving 5 or more GCSEs 38% 55% 40%
Average GCSE Grade C C- C
Value Added Score 1026.9 1000.5 982.6

A-Level Results

Year % achieving 3 or more A Levels Average A Level Grade
2015 83% C+
2014 94% C
2013 94% C

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