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.

Lunch Is On Us…Portslade Students Help Elderly

Posted on 27 Apr 2017
Pupils at a school in Portslade have been cooking up a storm. They’ve welcomed residents from Hazelholt sheltered accom...

Exciting Workshop opportunity

Posted on 26 Apr 2017

Head Girl – Allyshia Vallier Secures Summer Scholarship to India

Posted on 26 Apr 2017
We are thrilled to announce that Allyshia Vallier will be travelling to Rajasthan, India this summer: The programme is sponso...

Car boot sale and open house

Posted on 22 Apr 2017

Year 10 Netball success

Posted on 07 Apr 2017
Congratulations to the year 10 netball team who won their last game of the season on Tuesday, completing an unbeaten run in t...

Art department News

Posted on 07 Apr 2017
On Friday 31st March,, a group of 40 Year 10,  Year 11 and 6th form students travelled by coach to the Tate Britain in London...