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.

Football Academy

Posted on 22 May 2017
Competitive Football at PACA is now over until September 2017. A massive thank you to all the players who have taken part thi...

School Choir success

Posted on 19 May 2017
After months of hard work, the PACA singers shone at their first public concert last Sunday. We were lucky enough to work alo...

Youth in Action awards 2017

Posted on 19 May 2017
They’re back! The Argus have teamed up with British Airways i360 and the Trust for Developing Communities to find Sussex’s tr...

Shakespeare Garden

Posted on 19 May 2017
The Shakespeare Garden is beginning to take shape. This project is being funded by a Tesco “Bags of Help” grant. A group of y...

Netball Trip 2017

Posted on 18 May 2017
The year 9 and 10 netball teams travelled to Condover Hall in Shrewsbury to take part in a netball tour from Friday 12th to S...

Children’s parade

Posted on 18 May 2017
PACA’s Art Department would like to give a special thanks to the students and parent who helped make the Children’s Parade a ...