Maximising Year 11 Performance

Parents of Year 11 students, from all the Houses, gathered at Royal Manor Campus to join with the Academy in planning a route to exam success next summer. It was a busy evening and parents found out about: The Year 11 Performance … Continue reading

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IPACA Archers

This term saw IPACA Archers launched successfully with thanks to funding from Synergy Housing. This after school student club has seen fantastic student numbers attending and some real talent emerging.  Students have, as a result, been eligible to attend the … Continue reading

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British Cycling GoRide Sessions

This term saw PE sessions involve peddle power!  The IPACA Outdoor Education department organised 6 British Cycling GoRide sessions for students to experience the thrill of off-road Mountain Biking.  The aim of the sessions was to instil  enthusiasm for this … Continue reading

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Trip to The Bird Observatory and Portland Bill

Young learners from the Isle of Portland Aldridge Community Academy were excited to spend the day at Portland Bird Observatory and Portland Bill.   The children had a tour of the Old Lower Light lighthouse which houses the PBO and … Continue reading

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Pupils create their own hair salon!

The youngest pupils at Osprey Quay have created their own hair salon. We have seen Elsa hair do’s and a few hair don’ts! The children have had lots of fun. They are beginning to talk about money in a practical … Continue reading

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IPACA Edgemasters

This term has seen plenty of great rock climbing from our Edgemasters Climbing Club.  The weather has been kind, allowing us to visit many of the Island’s best climbing venues and experience what visitors travel hours for.  As a result … Continue reading

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Fire Fighting Skills

As part of the broad and dynamic curriculum that IPACA offers it’s students there are opportunities for some to work with the local fire service. Here a Year 10 student receives his training programme certificate following an intensive course where … Continue reading

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St George’s students learn road safety skills at IPACA

Last week 28 year 5 and 6 students from St George’s Primary School successfully completed their Level 1 and 2 Bikeability training at IPACA. The students learned a whole variety of important skills, starting with: An understanding of safety equipment … Continue reading

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Early Years Pupils Thrive At Race Day

On Wednesday the 16th July 2014 all EYFS students at Osprey Quay Campus enjoyed  the very  first Early Years Race afternoon. Pupils were split into to twelve groups that included a mix or reception, nursery 1 and nursery 2 children … Continue reading

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July Photo Competition

Congratulations to all who entered the July  photo comp (theme Dorset coast/summer). It was difficult choosing the winners – but here they are – Winners – 1. Amy Frost (Wren 2) 2. Louise Fryer (Anning) 3. Mia Griffiths (Southwell Campus) … Continue reading

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