Year 11 After School Timetable

Dear Year 11, Here is the new after school session timetable.   Please click the image above to enlarge. You will note that there have been a few changes and it may well be that after the March mock exams … Continue reading

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Celebration Assembly at Southwell.

Every Thursday is Celebration Assembly at Southwell Campus. Pupils celebrate their achievements and each week, the teachers choose a Learner of the Week and a Citizen of the Week. This week, Mr Blanthorn chose his whole class as Learners of … Continue reading

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Dorset County Council Consultation

Dorset County Council are currently consulting on the proposed changes to catchment areas in the Weymouth area for the 2016/2017 academic year. The closing date for responses is Friday, 27th February 2015. The consultation document can be accessed at https://www.dorsetforyou.com/393425.

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IPACA Archers

Archery Club runs every Tuesday after school throughout the year (excluding GCSE exam times) for Yr6+. Club members have been enjoying shooting with Recurve Bows using a variety of techniques that our Olympic athletes use. They have been shooting from different distances … Continue reading

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IPACA Edgemasters Climbing Club News!

Edgemasters Climbing Club runs every Thursday after school throughout the year for Yr6+. Club members have climbed and abseiled on the Island cliffs and if that isn’t exciting enough……they have been doing it the dark with headtorches! In addition, they have been … Continue reading

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Academy Karting

  The Academy is pleased to announce its first Karting team.  The event is after school, and will leave to get to Salisbury by 4:30 on the 11 March. Practice is on the 11 March with racing to follow on the … Continue reading

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Year 11 Certificate Presentation Evening

The Isle of Portland Aldridge Community Academy celebrated last year’s Year 11 students last night at the annual Year 11 Certificate Presentation Evening. The event which was well attended by last year’s Year 11 students and their parents was hosted at … Continue reading

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Pinhole Camera Workshop

Young learners from the Isle of Portland Aldridge Community Academy have been getting to grips with pinhole cameras as part of an exciting project. Frances Aitken, an artist from The South Dorset Ridgeway, has been visiting the Portland Academy pupils to … Continue reading

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IPACA Rugby Update

The development of Rugby at IPACA has swept across all ages and been received enthusiastically by our students this year. All students have access to Rugby in their PE lessons and Tuesday Rugby Club is building momentum with a record … Continue reading

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IPACA Choir (includes video)

The IPACA Choir from Osprey Quay and Southwell Campus came together to perform for the first time at All Saints Church Christmas Fair. 50 pupils entertained an audience of over 100 with Christmas favourites Jingle Bells, Rudolph the Red Nose … Continue reading

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