31st March: Last Day of Spring Term
25th March: Duke of Edinburgh Silver Training
31st March – 2nd June: Duke of Edinburgh Silver Training
18th April: First Day of Summer Term
Admission Arrangements

Admission Arrangements

All applications for Paignton Community & Sports Academy (excluding 6th Form) must be made through the Local Authority.

For applications to join the Year 7 intake follow the link below for ‘Secondary School Admissions’:

Secondary School Admissions

All other applications for Years 7-11 should be made by following the link (below) to ‘In Year Admissions’ and completing a TIPs Form.

In Year Admissions


  • Students with a Statement of Educational Needs should speak to the SEN department at the Local Authority.


Once an application has been processed by the Local Authority, all In Year Admissions will be assisted by our Transient Pupil Support Team. For more information on the Transient Pupil Support Team and our procedures, or to contact us directly, follow the link to our page:

Transient Pupil Support