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Visit Paignton Academy

Visit Paignton Academy

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 July.

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 sports facilities plus some of our new and updated science and maths classrooms, watch a presentation and speak to the Principal, meet staff and students and take part in some fun activities.

Our Open Morning is on Tuesday, 11th July from 9.15 until 11.20am and our Open Evening is on Thursday, 13th July from 6.00 until 8.00pm

We are proud to be able to showcase the Academy and as well as offer parents an insightful look at what we have to offer, make the experience for the children fun and interactive.  During our September events we held competitions for the visiting young people and we are very pleased to announce the winners below.

Open Morning Winners – 21st September

1st prize:  Josh – Sacred Heart Primary School

2nd prize:  Jacob – Preston Primary School

3rd Prizes:

Oscar – Oldway Primary School

Olivia – Marldon CofE Primary School

Alexander – Hayes School

Lara – Whiterock Primary School

Allanah – Curledge Academy


Open Evening Winners – 27th September

1st Prize: Cooper – Hayes School

2nd Prize: Bethany – Hayes School

3rd Prizes:

Jordan – Roselands Primary School

Charlie – Hayes School

Ben – Roselands

Tom – Collaton St Mary

Jennie – Whiterock Primary School

Our prospective parents and students that visited the school gave some really positive feedback:

“A wonderful structured tour with a very informative and welcoming introduction.”

“Caring and professional.”

“It was great to be shown around by enthusiastic students.”

“We have been impressed with everything we have seen – the students and staff were very approachable and friendly.”

We would be delighted to arrange further personal tours of the Academy if required, please do not hesitate to get in touch with Mr. Carpenter on 01803 403005 or [email protected] to arrange a convenient time.