Author Archive: PSCA

From Plymouth School of Creative Arts

19

Sep

Shark sighting in school!

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To kick off their GCSE Science course this term, Year 9 students are working towards answering the question How can I use art to provoke discussion about local and global biodiversity issues? To give them a felt experience of what this looks like, the school has been in collaboration with the Shark Trust and they […]

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7

Sep

Friends of PSCA

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Friends of PSCA is your Parents, Teachers and Friends Association (PTFA). Our main focus is fundraising to pay for equipment and experiences to enhance our children’s time at school. We work in partnership with the school to build a strong community in and around PSCA. Any parent, guardian, carer, family member or friend of the […]

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7

Sep

Student’s National Diving Success

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PSCA student Harlie has been diving to success at the National Skills Finals, at the Manchester Aquatic Centre, earlier this Summer. She smashed her Personal Best by an incredible 35 points, coming 22nd out of 47 participants from all over the UK and Ireland. Based on her 3m dive performance she came 2nd. A fantastic example of […]

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5

Sep

Making Waves Together

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On Friday we had a highly successful Taster Day at the Mount Batten Watersports Centre where member of 9 family groups tried their hand at kayaking and dinghy sailing, most for the first time. There was laughter, splashing, big smiles and it was wonderful to see everyone mucking in and taking part. Making Waves Together […]

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13

Jul

Zombies, Cheesecakes, Orchestra’s and Dance!

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Drama From Zombies to spoof Star Wars movies, Magic and Comedy Shows to performing the Cell Block Tango, our Year 7s and 8s have been exploring their interests in their Final Independent Projects. Students have learnt many skills completely independently including how to do special effect zombie and wound make-up and how to make their […]

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12

Jul

Queens and Marines this Diversity Week!

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Thank you to all the staff, students and parents/carers who helped us make this year’s School Diversity Week the biggest ever. The whole purpose of the week was for the children to value what makes us different and special, to look at different families and to know that love is love regardless of who it […]

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12

Jul

Music filled the air!

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Music filled the air on Thursday 5th July as Plymouth School of Creative Arts played host to the fabulous and talented band of HM Royal Marines concert band and rock band.  It was such an honour and privilege to host the band as part of Diversity week events throughout the school. Over 150 students from years […]

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12

Jul

Ten Tors Meeting

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TEN TORS Meeting Monday 16th July For staff, students, and parents interested in participating or helping out with, Ten Tors next year. The meeting will start at 6pm in the theatre. © Copyright Rod Allday and licensed for reuse under Creative Commons.

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12

Jul

Conquering the Mountain of Hell!

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On July 1st, PSCA staff member Chris Jones was sat atop the Les Deux Alpes glacier, at an altitude of 12,500ft, ready to ride a course that would take him almost 8,000ft down. He was hoping to become the first person in the world to complete the Mountain of Hell race on an electric mountain […]

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