21st/27th September: Open Events
25th August: GCSE Results Day
1st / 2nd September: Non Pupil Days
22nd July: Last Day of Term
18th August: A and AS Level Results Day
5th September: Term Begins for Students
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Torbay Summer Holiday Programme – available to book now!
04 Jul. 2016

Torbay Summer Holiday Programme – available to book now!


TORBAY SUMMER HOLIDAY PROGRAMME 2016 Choose your own adventure MONDAY 25TH JULY – FRIDAY 26TH AUGUST FOR AGES 0 -17 YEARS *NEW* for Summer 2016: Design & Make your own Skirts or Shorts, Design and Make your own Teddy bear clothes, Jewellery Making, Leather Workshop, Netball Tots/Mini/High 5, Radio & Media Workshop, Skateboard Lesson, Woodcraft. […]

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GCSE Results Day
26 Aug. 2016

GCSE Results Day


Pupils and staff at Paignton Community & Sports Academy are celebrating some excellent GCSE results this year with a significant increase in the number of pupils gaining top grades of A and A*. The national performance measures in terms of exam results have changed this year with an emphasis now being on the progress pupils […]

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6th Form Results Day
26 Aug. 2016

6th Form Results Day


Post 16 results Staff and students are celebrating outstanding Post 16 examination results; with a 100% pass rate across all subjects. Jane English, Academy Principal, said “Staff and students are to be congratulated on all the hard work they have put in to achieve these results” This year, students at the Academy have been studying […]

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Year 11 Leavers’ Prom 2016
22 Jul. 2016

Year 11 Leavers’ Prom 2016


With exams over and summer fast approaching the final event of the Year 11 calendar saw the PCSA Year 11 Prom take place at the wonderful Livermead Cliff Hotel.  The sun was shining, the outfits sparkled, pupils dressed to impress and arrived in style. The traffic slowed to drop off the pupils in an array […]

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E-Safety News Update
22 Jul. 2016

E-Safety News Update


With the summer holidays starting today, young people are looking forward to having more free time.  For some, this will be spent using the internet to keep in touch with friends, catch up with the latest apps and online trends, and playing their favourite games. We have brought together some useful information for parents, guardians and carers on […]

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French excitement for Year 7 Students!
21 Jul. 2016

French excitement for Year 7 Students!


On Thursday, 30th June, Le Bistro de Dan Ro-Ro came to PCSA to perform their latest show for our Year 7 students… and it went down a storm!  It was mainly in French but, even though the students didn’t always understand every word, they found it highly entertaining thanks to the visuals and humour. They were […]

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Striker surprises Soccer Students!
18 Jul. 2016

Striker surprises Soccer Students!


Some pupils couldn’t believe their luck last week when a former professional footballer dropped in to pay them a surprise inspirational visit. Christian Roberts, who scored over 70 goals for Cardiff City, Exeter City, Bristol City, Swindon Town and Wales during his glittering football career, was passing through Torbay in his new role as a […]

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18 Jul. 2016

BTEC Music Concert: Monday 18th July


There is a Summer Music Concert hosted by the Year 10 BTEC students at Borough Road Centre in the Drama Studio on Monday, 18th July from 4pm to 5pm. Please come and support the students  – tickets are £1 and can be on the door or at Borough  Road Reception.

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Careers and Raising Aspirations
18 Jul. 2016

Careers and Raising Aspirations


On Thursday, 14th July, Year 9 pupils attended an inspiring presentation about university and how to make choices.  After the performance one group of pupils were invited to attend a workshop which delved further into the understanding of cost and degree choices; pupils were required to demonstrate facts about university through different genres and the short time to create the pieces […]

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PCSA Students Complete Bronze Crest Award
14 Jul. 2016

PCSA Students Complete Bronze Crest Award


On the 11th April 2016, 14 pupils from year 7, 8 & 9 embarked on a 10 week Bronze CREST award project. The pupils were required to pick their own project and work independently throughout to meet the aims of their project. These pupils have developed valuable skills during the 10 weeks they have been participating […]

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