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

Email – L.I’Anson@paca.uk.com

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)

PACA’s GCSE maths results place them 2nd in Brighton and Hove for the grades that students achieved. This is in addition to producing fantastic progress from their starting points.

PACA’s English results are amongst the best in the city and are 10% above the national average.

The progress that students make at PACA is the strongest in the city, possibly the strongest. This will be confirmed when the national data is validated in February.

PACA Art Teachers Run Classes at Mile Oak Primary School

Posted on 13 Dec 2013
Cristina Murphy and Julie French from the Department of Art have been teaching art on Tuesday afternoons at the local primary...

PACA’s Creative Writing Classes Attend a Series of Events Around the City

Posted on 13 Dec 2013
On 18th October, the sixth form attended `Come Rhyme With Me’ at The Writer’s Place in Brighton, part of New Writing South. T...

PACA’s Team Utopia Come Second in the Finals of Global Entrepreneur Week in London

Posted on 02 Dec 2013
Hosted at the Royal Sun Alliance in Leadenhall Street in the City of London, PACA’s Team Utopia did exceptionally well in the...

PACA Students Attend Fielding MasterClass with English Cricketer Lydia Greenway

Posted on 02 Dec 2013
On Tuesday 26th November, two PACA students attended a cricket fielding master class with the Sussex Under 13s, at our sister...

Sporting Successes Continue

Posted on 28 Nov 2013
Our year 7 girls football team beat Brighton and Hove High School 2-1 in a very exciting match this evening....

The SAC Raise Over £440 for the Philippines Disaster Fund

Posted on 28 Nov 2013
The Student Action Committee have been fundraising over the past week for the Philippines Disaster with a cake sale, break an...