Welcome to Sandwell Academy


Year 12 Work Experience
Thu, 07 Sep 2017
Sandwell Academy Year 12 students recently took part in a week of Work Experience placements. The placements took place at a wide variety of organisations covering a range of different sectors, including teaching, IT, manufacturing, engineering and leisure centres and many more.
Year 11 students excel at Sandwell Academy!
Thu, 24 Aug 2017
Sandwell Academy is celebrating an excellent set of GCSE outcomes after Year 11 students achieved a fantastic set of GCSE results.
Superb Results for Sandwell Academy Sixth Form Students
Thu, 17 Aug 2017
There is once again much cause for celebration at Sandwell Academy after Sixth Form students achieved another excellent set of A Level examination results.
Year 10 Work Experience
Wed, 12 Jul 2017
Sandwell Academy Year 10 students recently took part in a week of Work Experience placements.

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Weekly Videos

Weekly Broadcast

Star Student


Session 3


Homework Club
Year: 7/8
Staff: VB
Young Enterprise
Year: 7/8
Staff: LEV
Year: 7/8
Staff: AGB/SEH
KS3 Netball
Year: 7/8
Staff: LAW/AAR
KS3 Fitness
Year: 7/8
Staff: SH
Maths Intervention
Year: 8
Staff: Maths Staff
Our House Full Cast
Year: 9/10/11/12/13
Staff: AMD/JMD
KS4 Spanish Intervention
Year: 9/10
Staff: Spanish Staff
KS4 Hockey
Year: 9/10/11
Staff: AGB/SEH
KS4 Netball
Year: 9/10/11
Staff: RLO/FFP
KS4 Basketball
Year: 9/10/11
Staff: CLF/CA
Year 11 Science Intervention
Year: 11
Staff: JLC
Year 11 Football
Year: 11
Staff: SMG
Geography Intervention
Year: 11
HSC Intervention
Year: 12/13
Staff: FKW/NLL
6.2 Chemistry
Year: 13
Staff: KKN
6.1 Chemistry
Year: 12
Staff: Chemistry Staff
Year: 12/13
Staff: HMS
Computer Science
Year: 12/13
Staff: BJR
BTEC Business (invite only)
Year: 12/13
Staff: Business Staff
KS5 Basketball
Year: 12/13
Staff: CLF/CA
Sixth Form Football
Year: 12/13
Staff: SMG
KS5 Fitness
Year: 12/13
Staff: SH
6.1 Psychology
Year: 12
Staff: NNG
A Level Maths
Year: 12/13
Staff: Maths Staff


Music School/Choir
Year: 7/8/9/10/11/12/13
Year 7 B Team Football
Year: 7
Staff: TAT
Army Cadets
Year: 8/9/10/11/12/13
Year 8 B Team Football
Year: 8
Staff: AM
Year: 9/10
Staff: Art Staff
My Maths Club
Year: 9/10/11
Staff: Maths Staff
BTEC Business
Year: 9/10
Staff: Business Staff
Year 9 B Team Football
Year: 9
Staff: EH
KS4 Handball
Year: 9/10/11
Staff: SMF
KS4 Fitness
Year: 9/10/11
Staff: SH
Year: 10
Staff: NB
GCSE History
Year: 10
Staff: TKV/AAB
GCSE RE Intervention
Year: 11
Staff: AAR
Silver and Gold DofE
Year: 11/12/13
Staff: MTS
Spanish Intervention
Year: 11
Staff: MFL Staff
DT Guided Workshop Time
Year: 12/13
Staff: KAH
KS5 Fitness
Year: 12/13
Staff: SH
Maths Intervention
Year: 10
Staff: Maths Staff


Sports Fixtures


ESFA U14 Girls v Shelfield Academy, ESFA Cup (H)


Sixth Form Boys Football A Team v Windsor High School, AOC Cup (A)
12:20pm to 5:00pm
Year: 12/13
Staff: SMG/RMS
U18 Boys Football B Team ESFA v Alcester Grammar School (A)
1:00pm to 6:00pm
Year: 12/13
Staff: SMF
U14 Boys Football v John Taylor School, ESFA U14 Cup (H)
Staff: CLF/EH

Sixth Form Late Enquiries September 2017

Sixth Form Admissions – Late Enquiries

We will be holding appointments on Wednesday 6 September 1.00pm – 3.00pm

We will be holding appointments on Wednesday 6 September 2017 to fill any places that may be available in Year 12. If you are interested in attending, please complete the Late Enquiry Form and email it to vbeddard@sandwellacademy.com

We also require you to complete an Application Form and bring it with you to the appointment, along with your GCSE results and a copy of your Year 11 Report / Record of Achievement.


  • Jak Cashmore

    “Congratulations on becoming the captain of the Year 10 Football Team!”

    - Mr Rasool

  • Anna Britton Akwaboa

    “For representing the school and supporting the Y6 information evening”

    - Mrs Barnes

  • Jack Summers

    “Well done to Jack for his positive start to year 11! You have made excellent progress in English! ”

    - Miss Regan

  • Cory O'connor-Mckoy

    “Cory has made an excellent start to the academy, receiving many positives this week for his hard work and focus in lessons from a range of subjects. Keep up the hard work Cory and well done!”

    - Mr Hughes

  • Ethan Bishop

    “Excellent start to his GCSE courses with twelve positive eportals in the first two weeks. Well done. ”

    - Miss Scott

  • Steven Hackett

    “Great feedback this week from your Science and Geography teachers. Well done!”

    - Mr Howard

  • Harneet Purewal

    “Excellent work rate and effort during lessons! Well done.”

    - Mr Taaffe

  • Maria Khabir

    “For making an excellent start to the Academy. Well done!”

    - Miss Oakley

  • Priya Chander

    “Priya has had an outstanding week at school, receiving praise across a wide range of subjects. Well done!”

    - Mrs G James

  • Tausiful Alam And Sophie Varley

    “Well done to Tausiful and Sophie for receiving 4 positives each! ”

    - Miss Hillier

  • Shay Langley

    “Thank you for helping with the parents evening. You were brilliant!”

    - Mrs Kauser

  • Oliver Denton

    “For starting D of E Bronze Award and attending Session 3.”

    - Miss Dickenson

  • Year 7 Students

    “For settling in Well Done. ”

    - Miss Abrams

  • James Nock

    “James has got the highest number of Vivos in the school this week, as well as delivering a fantastic presentation during citizenship. Well done!”

    - Mr Rebecchi

  • Simran Sidhu

    “Simran has been a star this week. Helping younger students and being a lovely, caring student. :-) Mrs C”

    - Mrs Colley

  • Jessica Finney

    “Completed all of her Dance coursework, well done!”

    - Mr Frearson

  • Logan Cox

    “For being polite, helpful and delivering Citizenship in PT. Well done! ”

    - Mrs Fellows

  • Faizan Ahmed

    “For having an excellent week academically, showing excellent progress in Mathematics. ”

    - Mr Bedford

  • Isabelle Bridge, Emily Gallagher, Kian Bedford

    “Excellent work towards a successful Year 6 information evening.”

    - Mr Dodds

  • Ashfaq Hassan

    “Ashfaq has had a very positive start to Year 11. Well done Ashfaq, make sure you keep this up! ”

    - Mr Campbell

  • Courtney Beards

    “For getting promoted in Cadets to Lance Corporal. ”

    - Mrs Pedley

  • Jasmeen Kaur And Ruby Rushton

    “Jasmeen for being an excellent citizen and ambassador to the school by calling an ambulance for an elderly person who was having a heart attack. Ruby for making outstanding progress in Spanish and producing excellent homework. PT is very proud of you both!”

    - Miss Davies

  • Zikra Shahid

    “Brilliant effort on the homework, putting in the extra mile as always - a fantastic role model ”

    - Miss Meadows

  • Yesmeen Singh And Amina Khan

    “For delivering a fantastic citizenship presentation to the PT this week. Well done!”

    - Mr Smith

  • Alana Lowe

    “An excellent week of good, hard work across Maths, Spanish and Art. Keep it up Alana!”

    - Mrs James

  • Erin Hardy

    “For raising money (£650) to help someone in need. Well done Erin!”

    - Miss SK Gill

  • Jaidip Kaur

    “For showing her commitment to the Academy by participating in the Year 7 Open Evening. Well done!”

    - Mr Williams

  • Natalia Bartczak And Jordan Edwards

    “Well done for achieving positives and a great week! ”

    - Ms Watson

  • Safiya Robinson

    “Fab job helping the Maths department with Year 6 open evening! Great contribution building a lifesize cube and other activities! Well done Safiya! :D”

    - Miss Soor

  • Lauren Chand And Zane Iqbal

    “Well done you to for settling in so well in Year 7. You have demonstrated maturity beyond your years. Keep it up. ”

    - Mr Rayson

  • Fontaine Parchment

    “Fontaine represented the Academy last Wednesday in the AoC Sport Sixth Form Football League against Tamworth College. Fontaine made some valuable contribution during the Academy 6-1 victory.”

    - Mr Ferguson

  • Leon Machisa

    “For a very good start to Y9. You received a positive e-Portal in Spanish today and your teacher mentioned how good your written work is. Well done and continue with the amazing positive attitude.”

    - Miss Bulto

  • Halina Akhtar

    “Halina has made a great impression on all staff already within the academy with her positive attitude and beaming smile. I have a laugh and a joke with Halina every day and her first few weeks at the school have been really productive. I am really pleased that she is a member of my PT.”

    - Mr Bowen

  • Josh Millward

    “Well done Josh on all your hard work and effort in Hospitality and Catering. Your teacher praised you highly for your progress! well done! keep it up!”

    - Mrs Guest

  • Cieran Nixon

    “Excellent attitude in Science; well done! ”

    - Ms Walsh

  • Tanvir Singh

    “Well done for an excellent start to your A-Level studies. Well done Tanvir!”

    - Miss A Ravenscroft

  • Ellie-Mae Roberts

    “Excellent contribution to Citizenship discussions.”

    - Mrs Hood

  • Grace Thomas

    “This weeks star student is Grace Thomas for her fantastic effort in Art. Well done!”

    - Mr Matthews

  • Rishi Patel And Talisha Haq

    “Thank you for your commitment to the academy by staying and helping at the Year 6 open evening.”

    - Dr Williams

  • India Dugal, Ilisha Iqbal And Dru Turner

    “Ilisha and India supported the Academy Open Evening and gave a fantastic imprssion of the School. Dru made his debut for the Year 7 football team in a great win this week. ”

    - Mr Sturley

  • Simrit Bains

    “Simrit has been an organised, considerate young lady. She has been helpful to her peers and demonstrates a mature attitude towards her work.”

    - Mrs Morris-Ashman

  • Racheal Adewale

    “For her excellent effort and classwork across all subject and gaining 7 positives in the week!”

    - Mr Badhan

  • Ria Williams

    “Lots of positive reports and a lot of hard work. Keep it up”

    - Mr Price

  • Elliot Wilkes

    “Elliot achieved an A* in RE this week and has also made it on to the prom committee. Well done for an excellent week!”

    - Miss Lowe

  • Ashely Cross

    “For receiving 2 positive e-portals and for his excellent progress in Catering. Well done Ashley, keep up the hard work.”

    - Miss Walsh

  • Olivia Newell

    “Well done on getting an A* in Health and Social Care in Year 10 with an outstanding result of 60/60 and 58/60! ”

    - Miss Kaur

  • Mason Lovatt

    “Well done,For consistently producing excellent work in class.”

    - Mr Oppong-Adu

  • Aidyn Ly And Isla Walker

    “For a very positive start to Year 7. Keep it up.”

    - Dr Green