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Parent Comms

At The Portsmouth Academy we encourage parents to support us in their child’s education by contacting us with any queries or issues.  For urgent issues please contact the school via phone on 0333 360 2200.  For general enquiries, email is probably best.  Please use info@theportsmouthacademy.org.uk if you do not know which member of staff to contact.  Please be aware that most staff will be busy teaching during the school day, and may not be able to read or respond to your email immediately.

Senior Leadership Team

  • Principal – (via PA) Mrs Grey
  • Senior Vice Principal: Curriculum, Assessment, Staffing & Operations – Mr Dolphin
  • Vice Principal: Making Excellence a Habit – Mr Hatherley
  • Assistant Principal: Special Educational Needs – Mrs Holden
  • Assistant Principal: Thinking, Learning & CPD  – Mr Burns
  • Assistant Principal:  Cultural Capital and Creative Curriculum – Mrs Russell
  • Assistant Principal:  KS4 – Mr Andrews
  • Assistant Principal: KS3 – Miss French
  • PA to SLT – Mrs Wood

Safeguarding Leads

  • Designated Safeguarding Lead – Mrs Rhodes
  • Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead – Miss Fenner
  • Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead  – Mrs Rowe

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Latest news and press releases from The Portsmouth Academy.

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We’re delighted to announce The Portsmouth Academy has received a Good rating by Ofsted following our first inspection since the pandemic and welcoming all students back into school.   We received…

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Year 8 Parents’ Evening on Wednesday 29th June is now open for booking. Please see this letter from Mr Lock, Head of Year 8, for more information.

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Congratulations to Miss Fraser, Miss Fox and Miss Devoil for winning the “Innovation in Teaching” award! This is a tremendous achievement and well deserved recognition for the reading team, who have…

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At the Portsmouth Academy, we invest a lot of time into our staff training to ensure that your child receives the very best teaching and learning experience in the classroom. As…

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The Portsmouth Academy will be closed for the Summer half term from Monday 30th May until Friday 3rd June. All year groups, including Year 11, will return to school on Monday…

   

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Please be reminded that the school will be closed on Monday 2nd May and Tuesday 3rd May for the Bank Holiday. Students will return to school on Wednesday 4th May on a…

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The Portsmouth Academy will be having an Ofsted inspection on Tuesday 26th April. Please see the letter and parent guide from Ofsted.  

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The Portsmouth Academy is closed for the school holidays from Monday 11th April. Students will return to school on Monday 25th April on a Week B timetable.

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Please see this letter from Miss Sheppard, Director of Education for Portsmouth TSAT school, regarding the appointment of a new Principal for TPA.

Please also see our Parent Bulletins for more information.

Please see letters for school year 20/21

Please see letters for school year 19/20

Parents’ Evenings 2021/22

09/03/22 – Year 11
06/04/22 – Year 10
04/05/22 – Year 9
15/06/22 – Year 7
29/06/22 – Year 8
All are from 3:45 – 6:45pm

Note evenings will be run based on current Covid19 guidance.

 

– this will not work until 2 weeks before parents evening.
To login you will need to enter:
• Your title (Miss/Ms/Mrs/Mr) and surname
• Your child’s first name, surname and date of birth.
• The login details you enter must match those we have on record for you. The first name and
surname must match those that your child is known on the school register (e.g. Katherine
Smith/Katie Smith).
• We may have a different title on record for you (e.g. Ms not Miss) so please try alternatives if you cannot login.

If you have any issues booking appointments please contact l.burton@tsatrust.org.uk or 0333 360 2200.

You will get a 4 minute slot with each teacher, with a minimum 1 minute gap between bookings. For years 7, 8 and 9 there may be a limit to the number of teachers you can see to ensure that all parents can make appointments.