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22 Oct. 2014

Website & VLE Running Again


You have probably noticed that our Website & VLE have not been working for the last week and a bit. Sadly, we have been the subject of malicious attacks which have taken out our server and thus our websites. After working closely with the authorities, our in house team have now hopefully solved the problems. […]

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22 Oct. 2014

Visit by Sir David Carter


Paignton Community and Sports Academy was very pleased to welcome Sir David Carter Regional Schools Commissioner for the South West. Sir David met staff and students in the Academy and visited both the Borough Road and Waterleat Road sites. His role as Regional Schools Commissioner is to work with schools who are looking to become Academies or […]

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Hat-Trick Harry Leads Year 8s to Top!
14 Oct. 2014

Hat-Trick Harry Leads Year 8s to Top!


On Thursday 9th October,  the Year 8 Rugby Team took part in their second Triangular Tournament. In the first game the side blew away Westlands School with a 20-5 victory.  Harry Thompson played a wonderfully crafted hat-trick after some phases of excellent team play, and Ed Simpson followed up with a superb solo effort. In […]

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Primary Rugby Taking Off!
14 Oct. 2014

Primary Rugby Taking Off!


On Thursday, 9th October PCSA’s hub hosted the Annual Year 5 Tag Rugby Tournament for its local primary schools – with the aim of introducing more young people to join the local rugby club.  With over 130 students attending, it was an incredible afternoon and opportunity for many of the students to experience the game for the first […]

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Young Ambassadors Thrive at Regional Conference!
14 Oct. 2014

Young Ambassadors Thrive at Regional Conference!


Some of Paignton Community & Sports Academy’s most talented young sports leaders went to the University of St Mark & St John, Plymouth, last week to attend the annual South Western Young Ambassadors conference.  It proved a huge success with the students, with platinum leaders Linnea Byrne and Nareece Ford delivering the opening and closing ceremonies […]

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Calling all Year 11 History Students
14 Oct. 2014

Calling all Year 11 History Students


Your  American West Mock Examination takes place during week beginning 3rd November. To help with your revision for this important exam a Saturday Revision Session will take place on: Saturday, 18th October 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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Building Site Delight!
09 Oct. 2014

Building Site Delight!


Construction trainees at Paignton Community & Sports Academy have been tracking the build of the Sanctuary Housing development at Hayes Road for the past 12 months. In this time they have seen the Leadbitter contracting team perform the demolition, excavation, foundation, substructure, superstructure, roof and floor work in great detail with expert guided tours from […]

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Bright Green Star Man visits Academy!
07 Oct. 2014

Bright Green Star Man visits Academy!


Recently the Bright Green Star Man visited the Academy’s 6th Form to spread the message about organ donation. The Bright Green Star campaign was the brainchild of Chris and Julie Bryon-Edmond, from Torquay, who are the parents of three-year-old Lottie, who beat all the odds to become the world’s youngest survivor of a liver transplant. Chris […]

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PCSA Awarded Sainsbury’s School Games Gold Award
06 Oct. 2014

PCSA Awarded Sainsbury’s School Games Gold Award


Great news – PCSA have been awarded ‘The Sainsbury’s School Games GOLD Mark’! We have been presented this accolade as a result of our commitment to the development of school sport, extra-curricular clubs and competition across our school and into the community.

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New England Shirts Inspire Year 11s!
06 Oct. 2014

New England Shirts Inspire Year 11s!


The Year 11 Rugby Team christened a brand new set of England Rugby shirts and proudly represented the Academy in the South Devon Rugby Tournament. The team put in an inspired performance and were within one pass of winning the Tournament. Paignton cemented wins against St Cuthbert Mayne, a four try bonus point 28-12 victory […]

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