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Visit our Open Events this September
19 Sep. 2016

Visit our Open Events this September


This is an invitation to all parents of Year 4, 5 and 6 primary students to come and visit the Academy at either our Open Morning or Open Evening this September. It is a great opportunity to come with your child and have a look around the Academy’s Waterleat Road Centre, taking in the brilliant […]

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Year 7 Freshers’ Camp begins!
22 Sep. 2016

Year 7 Freshers’ Camp begins!


The first Year 7 students have now taken part in the first Freshers’ Camp of 2016.  Every Year 7 student has the opportunity to take part in the camp which takes place in a remote woodland camp, deep in the Dart Valley. Students take part in a range of activities including canoeing, traditional bushcraft, night […]

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Year 9 Boys get the Ball Rolling!
21 Sep. 2016

Year 9 Boys get the Ball Rolling!


The Year 9 Football Team kicked off their National Cup campaign with an emphatic 5-1 victory over Teignmouth Community College. Two goals apiece from Dejay Bolton and Hugo Griffiths and a well-taken Ryan McCaskill volley saw PCSA secure a spot in the second round as the boys continued their impressive form from last season. Great […]

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Bikeability Training Future Is Secured
16 Sep. 2016

Bikeability Training Future Is Secured


The Academy has been successful in securing funding for bikeability training again this year; and due to the success of the scheme, funding has been guaranteed until 2020! The first group of trainees from the Academy headed off on Friday, 16th September, learning about all aspects of staying safe on the road as well as […]

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Students Take Part in Residential to National School Games at Loughborough University
15 Sep. 2016

Students Take Part in Residential to National School Games at Loughborough University


Eight students, accompanied by Ms Mills and Mr Gillard, left in the early hours of Thursday 1st September and travelled up to Loughborough University to volunteer at the national school games: a multi-sport event for the UK’s elite young athletes of school age, supported by National Lottery funding from Sport England. Five students from PCSA were chosen; Jack […]

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Extra Curricular Clubs Launched
15 Sep. 2016

Extra Curricular Clubs Launched


We are delighted to announce our extensive Extra-curricular Programme for the Autumn Term. We would be extremely pleased to see as many students as possible attending all of our clubs.  All students are welcome to attend.  Students just need to arrive in the venue listed, at the appropriate time and day.  Evidence has shown that those students who do attend clubs, perform far […]

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Flamingos crowned 2016 Olympic Sports Day Champions!
15 Sep. 2016

Flamingos crowned 2016 Olympic Sports Day Champions!


On Friday, 15th July Paignton Community and Sports Academy hosted the 2016 Olympic Sports Day.  After an action packed week leading up to the finals day, all pupils had the opportunity to participate in events ranging from shot put to high jump to the 1500metres. Those who qualified for the finals day showed tremendous effort, […]

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15 Sep. 2016

Calling all Former Students!


Please see below for information on how to join the Alumni Network.  Here is the link that you need: Futurefirst

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6th Form Outdoor Education Students Afloat!
15 Sep. 2016

6th Form Outdoor Education Students Afloat!


Students studying the Level 3 Sport Outdoor Adventure course have just started their leading water-sports activities unit of work.  For this unit students need to participate in stand up paddle boarding and eventually lead a session.  Today they took to the water in Brixham to hone their skills and practice their balance.  They demonstrated a […]

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Year 7 Ellie Wins Gala Gold!
14 Sep. 2016

Year 7 Ellie Wins Gala Gold!


Ellie Pedrick in 7P3 is celebrating after winning not only one gold but two bronze medals.  She swam in two galas at the weekend –  the Newton Abbot Ribbon Gala and the Exeter Sprint Open Meet and managed to win gold in the 50m freestyle and two bronze medals also – again in 50m freestyle […]

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