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Music Mark Awarded to Painsley Catholic College

Miss Bennett, Mrs Reardon-Davies and some of the many students at Painsley Catholic College who enjoy taking part in Music

Cheadle based Painsley Catholic College is delighted to have been awarded the Music Mark Award, which allows the school membership of this organisation.
Music Mark is an organisation who lobbies for, and champions, a government supported, high quality, music education provision for all school aged children and young people which addresses diversity, equality and inclusion at its core.
Painsley Catholic College was […]

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Open Evening Wednesday 19th September, 7pm in the College Hall

You are warmly invited to visit Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent’s Number 1 school (2017 Real Schools Guide).  You will meet the Principal, staff, students and take a tour of the College to see our excellent facilities, including our recent £1 million teaching block, in action.
For further details please contact the College.

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Outstanding Academic Achievements for Painsley Catholic College

Painsley Catholic College is celebrating a set of truly outstanding GCSE results with 92% of the Year 11 students at the non-selective academy achieving the new standard pass (grade 4) in English and 88% of the candidates achieving grade 4 or above in maths. Furthermore, the College is delighted with the fact that over one third of the students achieved a grade 7 or above in English and maths (a grade 7 is the equivalent of the old grade […]

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First Set of A-Level Results mark Painsley’s New Sixth Form as One of the Best in the Country

The average grade achieved by a student was a B, which is a remarkable achievement. Other noteworthy results include the fact that 7% of students achieved A* grades, 25% A*/A and 54% A*/B with 100% of students achieving A*-E grades. It is difficult to pick out individual subjects but results are especially favourable in Maths, Physics, English Literature, Religious Studies, Psychology, Geography, History, Economics and Textiles. The College is delighted that all subjects have performed brilliantly.
Some of […]

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GDPR – How will it affect our college and what will the changes mean for students and parents?

The GDPR is new legislation regarding the maintenance and protection of your personal data by those who have a lawful basis to process it.  Painsley Catholic MAC’s lawful basis is ‘Public task’.  This is because the processing is necessary for our official functions.  For processing of additional data we will always ask your consent e.g. photography consent, trip consent etc.  This is normally done at the start of the school year.
The new regulation means that you have greater control […]

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Painsley Catholic College gains World Class School Quality Mark!

On 10th November 2017, The Morley Academy in Leeds, an accredited World Class school, hosted the 2017 World Class School Quality Mark Assessment Centre. It was the final assessment stage for the 2017 cohort of schools applying to achieve World Class Schools Quality Mark accreditation.
The award’s uniqueness lies in the fact that the students are assessed with regard to whether they are World Class or not, rather than the school itself. The premise is that, if the school is […]

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Celebrating a set of truly outstanding GCSE results!

Painsley Catholic College is, once again, celebrating a set of truly outstanding GCSE results with 90% of the Year 11 students at the non-selective academy achieving the new standard pass (grade 4) in English and 88% of the candidates achieving grade 4 in maths.  Furthermore, the College is delighted with an amazing 35 students (out of 194) achieving the new top grade 9 in English and maths.  This is particularly pleasing as grade 9 is not the same as […]

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Year 9 France Trip

The trip to France was full of surprises, excitement, and ice cream!
After a long journey on Monday, we stopped off at Honfleur for some food and to stretch our legs before returning to the coach for the final stretch of our drive to reach the hotel. The next stop was the beach where everyone seized the opportunity to have some fun after being stuck on a crowded coach for hours on end. After the beach, we went off to our […]

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