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Session 3 Thurs 23 Nov Cancelled
Please note: Session 3 is cancelled on Thursday 23 November due to the Year 11 Achievement Evening taking place.
Latest Update: 23 Nov - 12:30PM
Session 3 Thurs 23 Nov Cancelled
Latest Update: 23 Nov - 12:30PM
Please note: Session 3 is cancelled on Thursday 23 November due to the Year 11 Achievement Evening taking place.


Black Country Radio Interview
Wed, 22 Nov 2017
The Year 11 students that took part in the "I Am Creative Project Final" visited Black Country Radio to share their experiences.
Nuffield Research Placements
Mon, 13 Nov 2017
During the summer holiday, two current Year 13 students, Paris Curling and Jasreet Kaur completed an extended work experience placement through the Nuffield Foundation.
Medical Mavericks Visit SA!
Wed, 04 Oct 2017
On Thursday 14th September a group of students from Years 9 & 10 were lucky enough to take part in a Health Careers workshop ran by Medical Mavericks as part of their session 3 Medical Careers.
WBA Players Visit Year 8 Students
Mon, 25 Sep 2017
Sandwell Academy were visited by two WBA football players Hal Robson Kanu and Keiron Gibbs.

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Weekly Videos

Weekly Broadcast

Star Student


Session 3


Science Intervention
Year: 7
Staff: SMW
Science Club
Year: 7
Staff: KEM/GGJ
Spanish Intervention
Year: 7/8
Staff: CGS/SED
Boys Basketball
Year: 7/8
Staff: TAT/AKB
Year: 7/8
Staff: SH
Pyramid Club (invite only)
Year: 7
Staff: NL/JK
Science Intervention
Year: 8
Staff: EJD
Year: 9/10/11
Medical Careers
Year: 9/10/11
Staff: ADA/FKW
A Team Football
Year: 9
Staff: CLF
Science Intervention
Year: 10
Staff: JCG
Homework Club
Year: 9/10/11
Staff: VB
Computer Science
Year: 10/11
Staff: LKW/BJR
A Team Football
Year: 10
Staff: SMF
B Team Football
Year: 10
Staff: ID
Year: 10/11
Staff: LEH
RE Revision
Year: 10/11
Staff: AAR
Year: 11
A Level DT
Year: 12/13
Staff: PMJ
6.2 Chemistry
Year: 13
Staff: JCG
Art A Level Coursework
Year: 12/13
Staff: Art Staff
6.2 RE
Year: 13
Staff: TKV
6.1 Physics
Year: 12
Staff: COA
Year: 12/13
Staff: SH
English Literature
Year: 12/13
Staff: SEW
BTEC Business (invite only)
Year: 12/13
Staff: KNB
Further Maths
Year: 12/13
Staff: DKB


No Session 3 Tomorrow


Sports Fixtures


SEN Sandwell BOCCIA tournament @ Tipton Sports Academy
10:30am to 3:30pm
Staff: SH
U12 Girls ESFA National Cup v St Bedes (A)
1:00pm to 5:00pm
Staff: LEH
U13's boys football v Bishop Challenor (A)
2:45pm to 5:40pm
Staff: RMS


No Fixtures Tomorrow

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.


  • Grace-Tenesha Yonkeu Heunga

    “Achieving Chef of the Week in Catering”

    - Mrs Barnes

  • Freddie Plant

    “Freddie was nominated for PT Star Student by his Science teacher for his excellent model of a cell. Well done! ”

    - Miss Scott

  • Joe Law

    “Joe made a 'cell' cake for Dr Smith's science lesson, which he kindly shared with the PT. Everyone thought it was delicious! Thank you Joe for your hard work and your kindness. ”

    - Miss Gabrie

  • Molly Barton And Cyhera Mckenzie

    “Molly for her excellent efforts in Science this week. Molly is working exceptionally hard which is pleasing to see. Cyhera for her excellent efforts in Maths this week, well done !!!”

    - Miss Walsh

  • Monique Foster

    “Collected the most amount of raffle tickets in the PT. Dedication to help others.”

    - Mrs G James

  • Jaskiran Kaur

    “Great progress and test score in Maths!”

    - Mr Templeman

  • Kenzi Newey

    “For making a positive start to the Academy and for being a pleasant member of the tutor group. Well done :) ”

    - Mrs Fellows

  • Umar Khan

    “Excellent behaviour and attitude in Year 11.”

    - Mrs Mann

  • Danny Peters

    “Excellent classwork across all subjects this week, well done!”

    - Miss Williams

  • Alekxander Cooper

    “For having an excellent Module 2 and for achieving the most marks in his class on his Science test!”

    - Mr Bedford

  • Jessica Kaur And Joel Gangaidzo

    “Well done, Jessica and Joel, for getting the most positives!”

    - Miss Hillier

  • Rawen Hassan

    “For making a good effort in bringing a book for reading week.”

    - Mr Price

  • Tanvir Dulay

    “Excellent work in Business this week.”

    - Mrs Kauser

  • Muhammad Uddin

    “Muhammad went above and beyond donating money to Children in Need this week. Well done Muhammad. ”

    - Mr Campbell

  • James Nock

    “Competed in the Cyber Security Challenge Masterclass at Trinity House in London, investigating a simulated scenario to try and prevent a Cyber Security attack. James was awarded a qualification in Cyber Security Analysis due to his fantastic performance in the competition. Well done James!”

    - Mr Rebecchi

  • Rukhsar Yaseen

    “A great turnaround in Science. Keep heading in the right direction.”

    - Mr Howard

  • Katie Wall

    “Well done Katie on a very positive week - keep up the hard work!”

    - Mrs Wright

  • Priya Gaddu And Jack Follos

    “Priya for showing a big improvement in Maths and achieving an excellent score on a recent assessment. Jack for achieving an A grade on his GCSE History assessment. Well done both, PT are very proud of all your hard work and achievements. ”

    - Miss Davies

  • Emily Cartwright

    “For having a very positive week at the Academy, well done!”

    - Mr Smith

  • Dnaiel Thomas

    “Excellent work in subjects and behaviour.”

    - Miss Varccianna

  • Darcy Rees Turner-Sheldon

    “For her interesting contribution to Citizenship this week, and for supporting a victim of bullying. Well done Darcy Rees!”

    - Miss SK Gill

  • Jake Millard

    “An excellent week with 4 positives earned in a range of lessons.”

    - Mr Golden

  • Sofia Spencer

    “Completed some fantastic homework this week for Science, making a 3D model of a plant or animal cell. ”

    - Mr Follis

  • Jessica Maybury

    “Achieving 97% in DT examination. Well done, Jess.”

    - Mrs Colley

  • Kelsea Dargavel

    “For a fantastic week producing very good work in Mathematics and for an amazing contribution and hard work in Spanish Session 3 learning vocabulary and challenging herself. Well done!”

    - Miss Bulto

  • Lucas Gillam

    “This week's star student is Lucas Gillam for his fantastic effort and behaviour in lessons. Well done!”

    - Mr Matthews

  • Mohammed Khan

    “Well done for excellent classwork in Science and Maths. Keep it up.”

    - Mr Rayson

  • Deep Multani

    “Deep has had a really good week. Lots of positives. Lots of progress. ”

    - Mr Bowen

  • Amelia Bodley

    “Amelia has had several positive comments from her teachers this week. Well done!”

    - Mrs Virk

  • Adam Shan

    “Well done Adam for getting 3 positives this week! Great work - Keep it up! :D ”

    - Miss Soor

  • Aaliyah Staple

    “Well done on showing such kindness and consideration! ”

    - Ms Walsh

  • Lermiah Davies

    “A huge improvement in effort! Lermiah has been working really well, especially in English. Well done Lermiah! ”

    - Miss Kaur

  • Will Harris

    “For coming second place in his Gymnastics competition. Well done!”

    - Mr Badhan

  • Ramsha Yaseen

    “For achieving 25/30 in her recent test. Well Done Ramsha :)”

    - Miss Oakley

  • Andrew Chu

    “For an excellent week”

    - Mrs Chapman

  • Joshua Aston

    “Consistently brilliant approach to PT and the others in his group.”

    - Mr Dodds

  • Edsan And Patryk

    “Both boys donated extra money for the Children in Need mufti day!”

    - Miss E Dutfield

  • Camile Samuels

    “Well done Camile for representing the Academy in the girls U16 Sandwell Basketball League against Oldbury School last week Monday.”

    - Mr Ferguson

  • Majid Rahman

    “An excellent module report! Keep working hard. Well done.”

    - Mr Taaffe

  • Lewis Stanley

    “For your continued effort in lessons. ”

    - Dr Williams

  • Christopher Ross

    “For working hard on citizenship modules in PT”

    - Mrs Pedley

  • Kavish Jayakanthan

    “Good effort and focus in class. Keep up the good work!”

    - Mr Miah

  • Sapna Minhas And Anjali Chear

    “Our amazing 6.1 students are our stars this week for their fantastic attitude to their studies and super reports. Well done!”

    - Miss Martin

  • Pardeep Taggar

    “For hosting his very own Session 3! Well done Pardeep, keep up the good effort and enjoy the responsibility.”

    - Ms Watson

  • Kiya Hunt

    “Kiya has an excellent organisation skills. She is very polite and hard working student. Well done, keep up the good work.”

    - Mrs Ballinger

  • Iycadel Grant

    “Working hard in science and making good progress.”

    - Miss Dickenson

  • Anjali Sirpal

    “Well Done! for achieving the most positives this week. Keep working hard.”

    - Mr Oppong-Adu

  • Travis Walters Smith

    “For an improvement in his effort and attainment in his Science Lessons this term. ”

    - Dr Green

  • Oliver Nock

    “For bringing in his reading book and sharing why it is important to him. Well done Oliver!”

    - Miss A Ravenscroft

  • Rubecca Sarfaraz

    “Presented Citizenship to PT this week”

    - Mrs Hood

  • Carter Davis

    “For an excellent effort in Computer Science by making a functional calculator in Python. Well done! ”

    - Mr Williams