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 [...]


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 [...]


MFL Trip to Spain 2017

On Monday 10th July, 36 Year 9 Spanish students flew to Barcelona for 5 days to experience Spanish culture and visit many of the amazing attractions! We explored the Nou Camp stadium and admired many of the architectural sights around the city, such as the Sagrada Familia and Park Güell, along with taking a cable car ride up to Montjuic Castle where we took in the amazing views across the city. The incredibly hot and full-filled week concluded with a trip [...]