In 1998, Alexandra was nominated for the Young Artist Award in the category Best Performance in a TV Movie/Pilot/Mini-Series - Young Actress Age Ten or Under
for her participation in the 1997 TV movie Ronnie & Julie.
Her favourite colors are blue and green.
She likes dogs. She had a dog named Snickers.
In 2001, Alexandra won the Leo Award for Best Performance in the category Female of Best Feature Length Drama for her work in Marine Life
Her hobbies are: Swimming, Snow Skiing, Dancing, Horseback Riding, and Sticker Collecting.
Her mother's name is Penny Purvis.
Her younger sister, Keely Purvis, is also an actress.