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Best Performing Secondary Schools in Portsmouth

The Portsmouth Academy is one of the best performing secondary schools in Portsmouth for our Progress 8 score.  Read more on the The Portsmouth News here.

GCSE Exam Contingency Dates for 2020

Please take a moment to read the important letter from Miss McKenzie, Exams Officer and Student Progress Manager, regarding the GCSE Exam Contingency Dates for 2020 here.

Boys’ Football at Charterhouse Independent School
Open Evening – Tonight

We’re welcoming prospective students and their families to our Open Evening, tonight from 6:00pm to 8:00pm.

TPA Sailing Trip – Final Day

Day 5 For whom the bell tolls… We weren’t expecting that! Morning wake up was 7am with Ed and a large bell ringing through the boat! Brekkie at 7.15am and the epic clean up began! Everyone…

TPA Sailing Trip – Day 4

Day 4 on Faramir: Night watches through from sunset to sunrise, our sailors steered, watched out for other ships, navigation buoys, stars and the coastline. “Helming at sunset was the best thing so far, so peaceful,…

Start of Term Letter from Mrs Grey, Principal of The Portsmouth Academy

Please read the start of term letter from Mrs Grey here.

TPA Sailing Trip – Day 3

Card games and hot chocolate settled us in for the night at the end of day 2 on Faramir and time for a good night sleep in a calm harbour before waking up on sailing day!…

TPA Sailing Trip – Day 2

With the changing forecast, we started our day in Cowes Yacht Haven, waking up to cooked breakfast courtesy of Red watch (Gaby, Richard, Ben and Andreea) and then got on with the sail training for the…

TPA Sailing Trip – Day 1

Adventures in sail training for our students today! After getting settled into Faramir and prepping lunch, the crew were kitted out with wet weather gear and harnesses, completed their crew training and by 5pm we slipped…