5th September: First Day of Term for Students
24th August: GCSE Results Day
26th July: Last Day of Term
17th August: A Level Results Day
Post 16 Success
17 Aug. 2017

Post 16 Success


The Academy is delighted with their post 16 outcomes. All subjects achieved results within the top 25% Nationally for progress and the Academy celebrated a 100% pass rate. Mark Smith Head of School commented, “We are extremely proud of the results which reflect the commitment and dedication of both students and staff. These results are […]

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Work Experience December 2017
26 Jul. 2017

Work Experience December 2017


Work Experience for Year 11, will take place from the 4th-8th December 2017.  Letters have already been sent out to all parents with details and those students who wish to take part have submitted Application Forms. Those students taking part have  recently attended an Assembly to explain to them how to find a Work Experience […]

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Cheetahs Crowned Winners of 2017 Sports Day
26 Jul. 2017

Cheetahs Crowned Winners of 2017 Sports Day


After an action packed week leading up to the finals day, students across years 7, 8, 9 and 10 had the opportunity to participate in events ranging from shot put to the 1500metres. 2017’s event saw 10 different sports on offer including 6 track and 4 field events and the introduction of hurdles and competitive […]

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A Summer of Celebrations
26 Jul. 2017

A Summer of Celebrations


Our celebration evenings recognise and celebrate the successes and achievements of our top performing students over the last twelve months.  Each member of staff nominates only two students per class for an Effort and an Achievement commendation. All those students who receive two or more commendations are invited to attend celebration evening and it is […]

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PCSA Celebrate 100% Attendance
26 Jul. 2017

PCSA Celebrate 100% Attendance


All students who had 100% Attendance were invited to enjoy a cinema experience on the last day of term.  They were provided with all the necessary snacks to enjoy the experience more, with seconds offered during the interval!  The Academy wanted to recognise and reward those who were in school no matter what, quite an […]

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Latest News from the Creative Arts Faculty
26 Jul. 2017

Latest News from the Creative Arts Faculty


The Summer term has been extremely busy for the Creative Arts Faculty with a trip and a performance. Firstly, the department took KS3 and KS4 drama students to see the National Theatre’s touring production of ‘The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time’ at the Theatre Royal in Plymouth as part of their drama […]

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First Delivery of the New Academy Skirt!
26 Jul. 2017

First Delivery of the New Academy Skirt!


If you have any queries regarding the Academy skirt please email [email protected] and we will help you with your enquiry. All girls at the PCSA have been measured for the new Academy skirt and are looking forward to wearing them in September. We received our first delivery of skirts recently and the girls were keen […]

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PCSA Recently Crowned Runners Up at the National STEM Awards for Secondary Schools
24 Jul. 2017

PCSA Recently Crowned Runners Up at the National STEM Awards for Secondary Schools


2017 UK Wide ENTHUSE Finals – STEM Secondary School of the Year Paignton Community and Sports Academy was recently crowned runners up at the National STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) Awards for Secondary Schools. Jason Trevarthen, Acting Headteacher, and Kirsty Hughes, KS3 Science Leader, represented the Academy at the Houses of Parliament. The UK […]

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Safety Procedures and Systems Test on Monday 24th July
21 Jul. 2017

Safety Procedures and Systems Test on Monday 24th July


As an Academy we are intending to carry out a Lockdown drill on the morning of Monday 24th July across both sites. We are doing this in order to test our procedures and systems. The students have been briefed about the purpose of the Lockdown and what to expect in such an eventuality and they […]

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Year 8 Golden Girls
20 Jul. 2017

Year 8 Golden Girls


Well done to Aimee Cutland and Holly Hutchings. Both girls play for Dart Netball Club and their U13 team “Breeze” won GOLD in the summer league. Not only are their achievements golden, but so are their hearts – both girls recently took part in the 5k Inflatable Obstacle Run at West Point where they completed […]

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