Purbeck View School
Catchment Area, Reviews and Key Information

Primary & Secondary
Post 16
Special school
PUPILS
26
AGES
7 - 19
GENDER
Mixed
TYPE
Other independent special school

How Does The School Perform?

4 1 1 2 3 4
NATIONAL AVG. 2.08
Ofsted report
(8/1/19)
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Northbrook Road
Swanage
BH19 1PR
01929422760

School Description

Purbeck View School is registered as an independent special school for boys and girls aged from seven to 19 who have complex needs, including autism spectrum disorder, severe learning disabilities and severe emotional, social and mental health difficulties. The school is owned by the Cambian Group. The principal has been in post since September 2017, following the previous inspection. Inspection report: Purbeck View School, 8–10 January 2019 Page 9 of 12 The vice-principal responsible for education was appointed in September 2017. There are 29 pupils currently on roll. There are currently no pupils of primary age attending the school. All pupils have a statement of special educational needs or an education, health and care plan. The proprietor has responsibility for the governance of the school. Governance has been overseen by the director for children’s services of Cambian Group, but is in the process of handover to a different member of the company. No pupils use alternative provision.

Purbeck View School Parent Reviews



41% Parents Recommend This School
Strongly Agree 24% Agree 47% Disagree 9% Strongly Disagree 9% Don't Know 12% {"strongly_agree"=>24, "agree"=>47, "disagree"=>9, "strongly_disagree"=>9, "dont_know"=>12} Figures based on 34 responses up to 09-01-2019
Strongly Agree 24% Agree 41% Disagree 15% Strongly Disagree 3% Don't Know 18% {"strongly_agree"=>24, "agree"=>41, "disagree"=>15, "strongly_disagree"=>3, "dont_know"=>18} Figures based on 34 responses up to 09-01-2019
Strongly Agree 26% Agree 56% Disagree 6% Strongly Disagree 6% Don't Know 6% {"strongly_agree"=>26, "agree"=>56, "disagree"=>6, "strongly_disagree"=>6, "dont_know"=>6} Figures based on 34 responses up to 09-01-2019
Strongly Agree 26% Agree 35% Disagree 29% Strongly Disagree 6% Don't Know 3% {"strongly_agree"=>26, "agree"=>35, "disagree"=>29, "strongly_disagree"=>6, "dont_know"=>3} Figures based on 34 responses up to 09-01-2019
Strongly Agree 38% Agree 56% Disagree 3% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 3% {"strongly_agree"=>38, "agree"=>56, "disagree"=>3, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>3} Figures based on 34 responses up to 09-01-2019
Strongly Agree 3% Agree 18% Disagree 9% Strongly Disagree 3% Don't Know 68% {"strongly_agree"=>3, "agree"=>18, "disagree"=>9, "strongly_disagree"=>3, "dont_know"=>68} Figures based on 34 responses up to 09-01-2019
Strongly Agree 15% Agree 53% Disagree 6% Strongly Disagree 3% Don't Know 24% {"strongly_agree"=>15, "agree"=>53, "disagree"=>6, "strongly_disagree"=>3, "dont_know"=>24} Figures based on 34 responses up to 09-01-2019
Strongly Agree 24% Agree 18% Disagree 9% Strongly Disagree 3% Don't Know 47% {"strongly_agree"=>24, "agree"=>18, "disagree"=>9, "strongly_disagree"=>3, "dont_know"=>47} Figures based on 34 responses up to 09-01-2019
Strongly Agree 21% Agree 24% Disagree 21% Strongly Disagree 32% Don't Know 3% {"strongly_agree"=>21, "agree"=>24, "disagree"=>21, "strongly_disagree"=>32, "dont_know"=>3} Figures based on 34 responses up to 09-01-2019
Strongly Agree 29% Agree 21% Disagree 29% Strongly Disagree 18% Don't Know 3% {"strongly_agree"=>29, "agree"=>21, "disagree"=>29, "strongly_disagree"=>18, "dont_know"=>3} Figures based on 34 responses up to 09-01-2019
Strongly Agree 29% Agree 35% Disagree 24% Strongly Disagree 12% Don't Know 0% {"strongly_agree"=>29, "agree"=>35, "disagree"=>24, "strongly_disagree"=>12, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 34 responses up to 09-01-2019
Yes 41% No 59% {"yes"=>41, "no"=>59} Figures based on 34 responses up to 09-01-2019
Strongly Agree 21% Agree 27% Disagree 15% Strongly Disagree 12% Don't Know 24% {"strongly_agree"=>21, "agree"=>27, "disagree"=>15, "strongly_disagree"=>12, "dont_know"=>24} Figures based on 33 responses up to 09-01-2019
Strongly Agree 30% Agree 58% Disagree 9% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 3% {"strongly_agree"=>30, "agree"=>58, "disagree"=>9, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>3} Figures based on 33 responses up to 09-01-2019
Strongly Agree 27% Agree 30% Disagree 27% Strongly Disagree 9% Don't Know 6% {"strongly_agree"=>27, "agree"=>30, "disagree"=>27, "strongly_disagree"=>9, "dont_know"=>6} Figures based on 33 responses up to 09-01-2019
Strongly Agree 30% Agree 39% Disagree 15% Strongly Disagree 15% Don't Know 0% {"strongly_agree"=>30, "agree"=>39, "disagree"=>15, "strongly_disagree"=>15, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 33 responses up to 09-01-2019
Strongly Agree 30% Agree 12% Disagree 15% Strongly Disagree 36% Don't Know 6% {"strongly_agree"=>30, "agree"=>12, "disagree"=>15, "strongly_disagree"=>36, "dont_know"=>6} Figures based on 33 responses up to 09-01-2019

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