Summer School 2021

Portslade Aldridge Community Academy offered two Summer School provisions during August 2021:

  • Performing Arts Camp, open to Year 7 to Year 11 students, ran from Monday 2nd August to Friday 6th August.
  • Year 6 Summer School invited our soon-to-be new Year 7 cohort to come to PACA between Monday 23rd August and Friday 27th August to participate in eight different choices of workshop with subject focusses in English, Maths, Science, History, Geography, Spanish and PE, whilst meeting their new teachers.

Both Performing Arts Camp and Year 6 Summer School were well attended throughout the weeks held:

  • 127 Year 6 students attended Summer School (35 PP)
  • 51 students from Year 7 to Year 11 took part in Performing Arts Camp (10 PP)


These opportunities were funded by the Government Coronavirus Summer Schools Grant.

Funding was used in the following way:

Employed staff    £24196.48

Agency/Temp staff    £4150

Educational resources    £2495.71

Reprographics    £56.30

Catering    £4510.67