PACA6 is still accepting students for A levels, BTECS and Level 2. If your plans have changed for whatever reason, why not come to PACA6 for an informal chat about what we could offer you.

Tel – 01273 416300

Email – L.I’Anson@paca.uk.com

Welcome to PACA

PACA is a co-educational school for 11 to 18 year olds based in the heart of the Mile Oak Community in Portslade, Brighton. There has been significant development of the Academy site over recent years with £12.7million being invested in an impressive new state of the art building and fantastic new facilities such as a Dance studio, Mac suite, community library, superb sixth form and a STEM Centre.

Community School of the Year 

PACA has been awarded Community School of the Year (2016) by The Argus, Youth in Action Awards. We won with a record number of votes, we were delighted to accept this accolade.

“PACA takes the community in its name very seriously. We believe we have as much to gain from being immersed in our community as we have to give” – Kate Scott (Principal)

Sixth Form Specialisms

PACA’s Sixth Form offers a mix of traditional A Levels and BTECs alongside a number of specialist academies including cricket, dance and football and the Brighton Digital Media Academy.

State of the Art STEM Centre

Students built and raced a Greenpower electric car at Goodwood.

Number One School for Art

2015 GCSE results confirm that PACA is number one place to study Art in the City.

Entrepreneurial Specialism

There is a strong focus on developing entrepreneurial attributes in all our students, passion, determination, risk taking, problem-solving, team and creativity, and they underpin every aspect of academy life.

Ski Trip 2017

Posted on 24 Feb 2017
During half term, PACA students traveled to the Alps in Italy for the annual PACA ski trip. Most students took part in six fu...

PACA is recruiting

Posted on 21 Feb 2017
PACA is looking to fill a number of postition. Please see our Jobs page for details on the following roles: Teaching Staff : ...

PACA’s Shakespeare Garden

Posted on 09 Feb 2017
Millie Coghill, Guowei Yang and Megan Robertson (Year 9) have been making decisions on how to spend their £8,000 Tesco grant ...

Astronomy Day – STEM

Posted on 08 Feb 2017
The recent Astronomy Day held at PACA was a fantastic event. University of Sussex brought their planetarium into school, trea...

Football academy students are inspired by the pros

Posted on 08 Feb 2017
Aldridge football academy – Argus Coverage – Wednesday February 8...

PE Bulletin – 6th of February

Posted on 08 Feb 2017