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Important English Revision Sessions
19 Sep. 2014

Important English Revision Sessions


iGCSE English Language Examination – 7th November 2014 English Revision sessions to prepare you for the above examination will take place from the 6th October. They will take place every Wednesday from 3.00 – 4.00 pm  in the English block at Borough Road. All English students are encouraged to attend these sessions which will help you […]

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Year 11 English Speaking and Listening Examinations
19 Sep. 2014

Year 11 English Speaking and Listening Examinations


Year 11 students are reminded that Speaking and Listening Examinations will take place from the 22nd September until the 3rd October 2014.  The whole exam will last 10 – 12 minutes. You have been given an appointment time for your exam: please check this date and time carefully. Remember you are not allowed a script but […]

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Open Evening and Open Morning Information
12 Sep. 2014

Open Evening and Open Morning Information


Paignton Community & Sports Academy would like to invite all potential primary students and their parents to our Open Evening or Open Morning at Waterleat Road on: Tuesday 23rd September from 6.00 pm until 8.00 pm Wednesday 24th September from 9.15 am until 11.45 am Our Principal, Jane English, will present a welcome introduction to […]

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6th Form Presentation Evening
22 Sep. 2014

6th Form Presentation Evening


  Students, Parents and Staff attended the 6th Form Presentation Evening on Thursday, 18th September, to acknowledge student achievement and personal accomplishments. It was a lovely evening, thoroughly enjoyed by all those fortunate enough to attend. Some students are remaining in the Academy to complete the second year of their studies while many are embarking […]

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Cycling Craze Hits Paignton Primaries!
19 Sep. 2014

Cycling Craze Hits Paignton Primaries!


Cycling is fast becoming a hit with the local primary school students of Paignton with over 110 pupils attending an afternoon of competitive cycling at Torbay’s new Velopark facility during the afternoon of Thursday, 18th September. The event was delivered by staff and students of PCSA and was thoroughly enjoyed by the attending primary schools. […]

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Tag Rugby Triumph at PCSA!
19 Sep. 2014

Tag Rugby Triumph at PCSA!


On the 18th September Paignton Community & Sports Academy held the first Primary Festival of the year.  Over 170 Year 3 and 4 students came from local primary schools to take part in a highly competitive Tag Rugby Festival. The event was a huge success with members of the PCSA Sports Leaders’ Team again proving their credentials […]

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Year 8 Rugby Heroics Keep Paignton in Contention!
19 Sep. 2014

Year 8 Rugby Heroics Keep Paignton in Contention!


On Thursday evening, 18th September the Year 8 Rugby Team took to Paignton Rugby Club to compete in the first Triangular Tournament event.  In their first game they controlled a tough game against Westlands and held the lead only to concede a late try on the whistle to draw the game 10-10. However, it was […]

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Drama Students’ Theatre Visit
17 Sep. 2014

Drama Students’ Theatre Visit


  61, KS4 and KS5 Drama students went to see a breath-taking and thought provoking performance of a new adaption of George Orwell’s ‘ ‘1984’ on Thursday, 11th September at the Theatre Royal in Plymouth, performed by the Theatre Company Headlong. The story focused on the theme of identity and surveillance; it linked to many current political […]

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Early Closing – Tuesday, 23rd September 2014
16 Sep. 2014

Early Closing – Tuesday, 23rd September 2014


Please note that the Academy, at both Waterleat Road and Borough Road, will close at 2.00 p.m. on Tuesday, 23rd September 2014 due to our Open Evening taking place on that day. Any pupil who wishes to remain in School until 3.00 p.m. will be able to do so.

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World Cup and England International Greets PCSA Students
16 Sep. 2014

World Cup and England International Greets PCSA Students


On Saturday, 13th of September a coach full of Rugby players from PCSA took part in an Exeter Chiefs’ Super Saturday experience. The incredible day involved the students receiving coaching from professional players, a behind the scenes tour, the chance to be the guard of honour as the players ran onto the pitch and then […]

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Paignton Academy Students celebrate GCSE success
12 Sep. 2014

Paignton Academy Students celebrate GCSE success


During August,  Academy students were celebrating their GCSE results which this year saw more A* and A grades than in previous years. In particular Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Music, Sport, Leisure and Tourism and ICT saw an increase in these top grades. Students performed well in English Language with the expected levels of progress at 74%, […]

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