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Calling KS4 Science Students: Revision Sessions
26 Feb. 2015

Calling KS4 Science Students: Revision Sessions


Year 10 have PPE mock exams next Tuesday, 3rd March – it is very important to revise: the exams will be on C1, 2 and 3 and P1, 2 and 3. Year 11 have PPE exams next Wednesday, 4th March -it is very important to revise: the exams will be on P1-3 and B1-3. Year […]

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Year 10 Boys go to Penalties!
20 Feb. 2015

Year 10 Boys go to Penalties!


On Wednesday, 11th February the Boys’ Football Team showed fantastic character to come back twice and win a close encounter on penalties.  Paignton came out fighting in the second half and started to show impressive football.  With the pressure building Billy Atkins latched on to a Jamie Robertson cross to finish first time.  However, South […]

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20 Feb. 2015

Year 9 Options Evening.


As you may be aware your son/daughter will soon be choosing their options. To support this important time in their education we would like to invite you to Options Evening. This will take place on Wednesday 25th February at the Borough Road Site between 7-9pm (please use the car park at Bookers located in Borough […]

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Year 7 Inspire England Win at Twickers!
17 Feb. 2015

Year 7 Inspire England Win at Twickers!


A resounding win by England with six tries was in part inspired by the students from Paignton Academy.  The Year 7 team from Paignton Academy had the honour of playing the pre match curtain raiser game, overcoming Dorcan academy from Swindon. The memorable day started with Charlie Ward, the Paignton Captain welcoming the England players […]

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Year11 Ethics GCSE After School Revision
11 Feb. 2015

Year11 Ethics GCSE After School Revision


The GCSE Ethics exams take place on Monday 11th May and Wednesday 13th May. This means that there are only 10 lessons left! After the February Half Term there will be after school revision classes in B03 every Wednesday and Thursday.  After Easter there will be an extra session on Fridays. Year 11 students are […]

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Girls’ Night Out!
11 Feb. 2015

Girls’ Night Out!


On Saturday, 7th February 2015, 21 superby behaved Girls’ Night students, accompanied by staff and their children had an amazing experience at the Frozen Sing-a- long Theatre Performance in Torquay. They sang their hearts out (Mr Power & Mrs Dinnie knew all the words!) and had a thoroughly enjoyable evening of entertainment.

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Pupils can Travel for just £1.00  on Railway
10 Feb. 2015

Pupils can Travel for just £1.00 on Railway


TheDartmouth Steam Railway & River Boat Company have informed us that for the 2015 season every child can travel on our steam trains and boats for just £1.00 with a full fare paying adult, then at the end of the year the £1.00 from each child will be paid back to the Academy. The steam trains start […]

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Half Term History Revision Session
10 Feb. 2015

Half Term History Revision Session


To help with your History GCSE a Revision Session will take place on: Friday, 20th February between 10.00 am and 1.00 pm  in the VLC. Refreshments will be provided! If you have any questions please see your History Tutor.

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Year 7 Pupil talks about English
10 Feb. 2015

Year 7 Pupil talks about English


Will Arthur, 7G2 writes about his English lessons: As fantastic days of English pass by, 7G1 have been studying the astonishing history of the Vikings.  In particular, we have been reading the adventure book ‘How To Train Your Dragon': ‘How to Cheat a Dragon’s Curse’. We have joined Hiccup, Toothless, Snotlout and Fishlegs in an […]

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Paignton Year 7 Boys finished off the Tournament in Style
10 Feb. 2015

Paignton Year 7 Boys finished off the Tournament in Style


Our boys produced a battling display in the Regional 5 aside Football Finals to finish as the overall 6th best school in the whole of the South West. After leading in all of their group stage matches, before slipping to three narrow defeats against teams from Bristol (1-3), Bideford (3-5) and Swindon (2-4), the Paignton […]

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