Another year of stunning results

Limited spaces available in some year groups.

Follow this link at Brighton & Hove Local Authority for information on applying for a place in the school.

General enquiries: click here

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.

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

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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.

The Winter Showcase

Posted on 17 Dec 2018
On Thursday, December 13th the Performing Arts department presented their Winter Showcase and what a showcase it was! With ov...

Message from Mark Poston – Principal (17/12/18)

Posted on 17 Dec 2018
12 December 2018   Dear Parents and Carers So, to the end of term message. First – a thank you to staff, parents, studen...

Message from Mark Poston – Principal (10/12/18)

Posted on 10 Dec 2018
Dear Parents and Carers   As we near the end of the autumn term, I want to use this letter to set out the end of term ar...

Message from Mark Poston – Principal (03/12/18)

Posted on 03 Dec 2018
3 December 2018 Dear Parents/Carers I’m delighted to give another round-up of the tremendous activities of last week. On Wedn...

Message from Mark Poston – Principal (29/11/18)

Posted on 29 Nov 2018
29 November 2018 Dear Parents and Carers I start this weekly message with an apology that it comes late.  PACA has been subje...
PACA Awards Evening

Annual Awards Evening

Posted on 28 Nov 2018
On Thursday 21st November we were delighted to host our annual awards evening in the Chichester Lecture Theatre at Sussex Uni...