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Year 10 Key Stage 4 Success Evening
29 Sep. 2014

Year 10 Key Stage 4 Success Evening


We would like to remind you about our Year 10 Key Stage 4 Success Evening, which will take place at Borough Road on Thursday, 2nd October from 6.30 pm.   The purpose of this important evening is to support your son or daughter in their Key Stage 4 examination courses. The format for the evening will be as […]

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6th Form Short Courses: First Aid 10th October 2014
01 Oct. 2014

6th Form Short Courses: First Aid 10th October 2014


Please see details below for some of the upcoming short courses which will run on Fridays. Don’t miss this opportunity: go to the 6th Form office to put your name down as there are only 12 places available for each course. *  First Aid: 10th October *  Food Hygiene: 14th November *  Health & Safety: 5th December […]

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Devon Debut for Tom
01 Oct. 2014

Devon Debut for Tom


Congratulations to Tom Gosling (Year 11), who has been selected to play for the Devon U16 Rugby side.  After an intensive training weekend in North Devon, Tom impressed in the final trial game against Barnstaple U17s.  Tom has now been selected as part of the county squad who will play in the Annual County Championship.  The […]

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Year 7 Historians to Solve Mystery?
30 Sep. 2014

Year 7 Historians to Solve Mystery?


The party of the year was taking place ……. The lights went out for two minutes. During that time the host of the party melted into a puddle of water! Security cameras show that no one entered or left the room, so it must have been one of the six guests still in the room!  The […]

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Law Students visit Plymouth Crown Court
30 Sep. 2014

Law Students visit Plymouth Crown Court


Peter Smith, Head of Law at the Academy, took his Year 12 Law students to visit the Plymouth Crown Court in late September 2014. They saw a child cruelty case. T he group were able to see the examination by the Prosecuting Barrister of an expert witness, a Professor, who explained the tests she had […]

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Fundraiser Award for Ellee-Mae and Tegan!
30 Sep. 2014

Fundraiser Award for Ellee-Mae and Tegan!


We are very proud to report that two Year 7 girls, Ellee-Mae Forkes and Tegan Reed-Gallimore, have won Palm FM’s Local Heroes Young Fundraiser of the Year: they received their trophy on Friday, 26th September. The girls have raised over £1,200.00 for Rowcroft Hospice in the past year by completing a sponsored walk, and organising raffles and […]

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Open Evening Success!
26 Sep. 2014

Open Evening Success!


PCSA would like to thank all the parents and pupils who attended our Open Evening or Open Morning.  Thank you for taking time to visit us; we appreciate all of your positive comments and the feedback from those who attended. If you would like any further information, or you would like us to arrange an […]

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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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