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Parental Information

Parental Information

In this area of the website you will find all the information and support to help your child, both pastorally and academically while they are at The Portsmouth Academy.  If there is any information that that you cannot find, or think would be useful to be added in here, please contact us and we will try to improve things for you.

In this section

Parents Guide

Please see our Parents Guide aimed at parents & carers for new starters at The Portsmouth Academy.

School Policies

Please see below electronic versions of the school policies. Printed copies are available upon request. Please see our full list of information we can provide and any cost that will be incurred.


At The Portsmouth Academy we use ePortal to allow parents to have access to their child’s academic progress.  You will be provided with a login when your child starts at the school.  If you have any…

Parent Pay

We use an e-payment method to pay for dinner money. This can be done online at a secure website called ParentPay or in cash at local stores where you see the PayPoint logo. Already…


Please see below the latest editions of Front PAGe. To see previous newsletters, please click here.

Show My Homework

We recognise the value homework has and the positive effect it has upon learning. Homework should build on prior learning, consolidate what has been learnt in lessons and deepen students knowledge and understanding.  The process of…

Parent View Survey

To help us to continue to improve our school, we encourage parents to provide feedback via the Parent View survey. This is a survey hosted by Ofsted, for all schools in Britain. Log in / Register…

Accelerated Reader

Please click  on the link to see your child’s progress in Accelerated Reader. You will have received a letter detailing your child’s login details.  If you do not have these, please contact…

eSafety for Parents

eSafety is a major concern for many parents, especially as our children sometimes seem to be more knowledgable about computers, phones and other gadgets than we are. Pupils are taught about eSafety at The Portsmouth Academy…