2nd September 2015: First day of Autumn Term
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Summer School  2015
28 Aug. 2015

Summer School 2015


Each year we run a Summer School funded by the government using the Pupil Premium Allocation.  This year from those who were eligible we had a massive 87 students attend.  An important part of the Summer School was to welcome some of our new Year 7’s early to the school to help them to feel […]

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UNIFORM UPDATE
26 Aug. 2015

UNIFORM UPDATE


We have been informed by our uniform supplier, Sportswear International, that due to a major IT system failure, some uniform orders have not been processed.  The orders have now been retrieved and the company are working around the clock to try to deliver in time for the start of the new term. If your order […]

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GCSE grades improve by 6%
24 Aug. 2015

GCSE grades improve by 6%


Students, staff and parents are celebrating some excellent GCSE results at Paignton Community & Sports Academy.  This year saw a significant improvement of 6 % in the 5 or more A*-C including English and Maths criteria. In English 74% of students achieved an A*- C grade, which is the best ever results at the Academy, […]

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Another Excellent Set of Post 16 Exam Results
13 Aug. 2015

Another Excellent Set of Post 16 Exam Results


Staff and students at Paignton Community and Sports Academy are celebrating some excellent Post 16 examination results. Outstanding results have been achieved in the following subjects: Applied Science Art Business Studies Dance Drama Public Services Sport Travel and Tourism Childcare Health and Social Care   ​This academic year saw a significant increase in the number […]

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Ten all-time Records Broken!
24 Jul. 2015

Ten all-time Records Broken!


Ten students at Paignton Community and Sports Academy have entered the record books after impressive performances at their Annual Sports Day.   The all-time sports day records at the Academy date back to 1975.  This year saw the 40 year anniversary of the sports day records and the oldest record broken in 2015 was the Year […]

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Required: PE and Sport Apprentice
24 Jul. 2015

Required: PE and Sport Apprentice


The Academy is seeking applications for a new PE and Sport Apprenticeship during the next Academic Year. The successful applicant will support class teachers in delivery of PE, including resourcing sessions and supporting the learning of students.  They will also support the development of PE and Sport with local primary schools and support the delivery of […]

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23 Jul. 2015

Open Event Winners


  Thank you to everyone who attended our Open Evening Event on Wednesday 15th July 2015. Primary students visited different subject areas taking part in activities where they were rewarded with stickers.  They had to collect 6 stickers to enter the competition. We are pleased to announce the Winning schools for the Student Competition.  All […]

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10 New Records Set and Flamingos Crowned Sports Day Champions 2015
22 Jul. 2015

10 New Records Set and Flamingos Crowned Sports Day Champions 2015


On Friday 17th July, Paignton Community & Sports Academy held its 2015 Sports Day.  It was the time of year when Meerkats, Kangaroos, Flamingos and Cheetahs battled it out to see who would be this year’s winning house. All students had the opportunity to qualify for the finals day during core PE lessons leading up […]

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New Head Boy and Head Girl Appointed
22 Jul. 2015

New Head Boy and Head Girl Appointed


In line with Academy tradition, a rigorous interview process with our Principal, Miss English and the Year Team, the Academy has successfully appointed four Year 11 senior students to take on the most respected and coveted positions within the Academy.  These posts of Head Boy, Deputy Head Boy, Head Girl and Deputy Head Girl required […]

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Year 11 English GCSE: Speaking and Listening Examinations
20 Jul. 2015

Year 11 English GCSE: Speaking and Listening Examinations


All Year 11 students will take their Speaking and Listening examination during the weeks commencing the 7th and 14th September.  Students have been fully prepared during lesson time for this but you can help your son/daughter to do well by: Encouraging your son/daughter to practice regularly over the Summer break. Listening to their presentation. Asking […]

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