Welcome to Sandwell Academy


Sandwell Academy celebrates Duke of Edinburgh Award Success at the Palace
Fri, 20 May 2016
Mr Topper and Mr Sturley attend a once in a lifetime Gold Award presentation at Buckingham Palace.
Black Country Enterprise Adviser calls for more volunteers from business to get involved and connect young people with the world of work
Thu, 05 May 2016
David Woakes, one of the Black Country LEP’s first Enterprise Advisers is calling for senior level business volunteers to get involved in connecting young people and the world of work as part of the national Careers & Enterprise Company Enterprise Adviser programme.
Academy Boys Crowned FA Peoples Cup Champions
Tue, 22 Mar 2016
Sandwell Academy Under 14s Boys football team are celebrating after being crowned 2016 FA Peoples Cup Champions.

[Sandwell Academy News Archive]


Star Student


Mon, 23 May 2016

Session 3


Army Cadets
Year: 8/9/10
Staff: JCG/RV
Arts Award [Invite Only]
Year: KS3
Staff: JED
DT Club
Year: KS3
Staff: PRP
Textiles Club
Year: 8/9/10/Sixth Form
Staff: KM/HJD
Juguemos en espanol
Year: KS3
Staff: SOG/DDC
Language Leaders
Year: 8/9
Staff: MBB
TED Talks [Invite Only]
Year: KS3/KS4
Staff: SJF/JET
Year: 7/8
Year: KS3
Staff: AER/LAW
Sportivate Golf [Invite Only]
Year: KS3
Staff: RMS/LJM
Year: KS3/KS4
Staff: LEH
Year: KS3/KS4/KS5
Staff: CW
BTEC Business
Year: KS4
Staff: Business Staff
Science Revision
Year: 10
Staff: Science Staff
DofE [Invite Only]
Year: KS4/KS5
Staff: MTS
Performing Arts Intervention [Invite Only]
Year: KS4
Staff: Performing Arts Staff
Spanish Coursework
Year: KS4
Staff: AHB
MyMaths Club
Year: KS4
Staff: Maths Staff
Year: KS4
Staff: AAB/TKV
BTEC Sport Level 2 Catch Up
Year: KS4
Staff: LEM
BTEC Science
Year: KS4
Staff: JCG/EJD
Year: KS4
Staff: LJM/SJW
Applied Business
Year: KS5
Staff: Business Staff


Public Speaking [Invite Only]
Year: KS3/KS4
Staff: MTS
Music School
Year: KS3/KS4/KS5
Staff: GJR
Science Club
Year: KS3
Staff: FKW/EES
Pyramid Club
Year: 7
Staff: NL/EW
Poetry Competition [Invite Only]
Year: 8
Staff: EHH/CBR
Year: KS3
Table Tennis
Year: KS3
Staff: TAT/ID
Year: KS3/KS4/KS5
Staff: CW
Year: KS3/KS4
Staff: CLF/ED
BTEC Business
Year: KS4
Staff: Business Staff
Homework Club
Year: KS4
Staff: VB/MF
Science Revision
Year: 10
Staff: Science Staff
BTEC Science
Year: KS4
Staff: JCG/EJD
Performing Arts Intervention [Invite Only]
Year: KS4
Staff: Performing Arts Staff
Spanish Coursework
Year: KS4
Staff: MFL Staff
Product Design
Year: KS4
Staff: KAH
Health and Social Care [Invite Only]
Year: 10
Staff: EJD/NLL
BTEC Sport Level 2 Catch Up
Year: KS4
Staff: LEM
BTEC Catch Up
Year: KS4
Staff: DAC
Year: 9/10
Applied Business
Year: KS5
Staff: Business Staff
Year: KS5
A Level Chemistry
Year: KS5
Staff: Chemistry Staff
Health and Social Care
Year: KS5
Staff: HSC Staff

Sports Fixtures


Year 10 Football Tournament @ WBA Academy Dome
9:00am to 3:00pm
Year: Year 10
Rounders League v Oldbury Academy (H)
Staff: AER


Year 7/9/10 Rounders v Ormiston Forge (A)
3:30pm to 5:40pm
Year: Year 7/9/10
Staff: AER
  • Ryan Cooke

    “Congratulations on getting Head Boy for Year 11 next year! A massive achievement and well deserved!”

    - Mr Rasool

  • Jaskiran Rawanda

    “For being chosen to be captain of the rounders team.”

    - Mr Chesterman

  • Emily Evans

    “This week's Star Student is Emily Evans for reaching the final of the National Enterprise Challenge. Well done!”

    - Mr Matthews

  • Fraser Bishop

    “Well done for a continued work ethic and for being a positive member of the PT. Keep it up!”

    - Mr Rayson

  • Jean-Louise Harris

    “Well done for delivering a very confident hustings speech in front of the whole of Year 7. ”

    - Mr Singh

  • Amiah Ruddock

    “Another excellent week, with 4 positives. Keep it up!”

    - Mr Frearson

  • Travis Walters Smith And Salmen Yafai

    “Well done on a great 1st year at Sandwell Academy. ”

    - Dr Green

  • Jake Richards

    “For his great work in English and Science!”

    - Mr Badhan

  • Anjali Sirpal

    “Excellent attitude and outstanding comments from subject tutors. Well done.”

    - Mr Oppong-Adu

  • Neha Kharabanda

    “Well done on a successful 2 years at Sandwell Academy.”

    - Mr Pain

  • Dylan Langford

    “For an excellent Module Report!”

    - Dr Williams

  • Brodie Vincze

    “A reiteration of whole school Star Student. Brilliant attitude in PT and always helping out. Emailed a nicely detailed ROA as well.”

    - Mr Price

  • Lydia, Kramer, Aarondip, Mandeep & Tumello

    “Well done for your hard work this year. Congratulations on completing your end of year exams. Good luck with your next step!”

    - Miss Lowe

  • Jessica Lyne

    “Well done for showing a fantastic attitude towards each of your subjects. Keep it up!”

    - Mr Mosedale

  • Bethany Mack

    “Bethany consistently works well and has a wonderful e-portal record. Very well done.”

    - Mr Topper

  • Thomas Sharpe

    “For a positive Module 6 report with several celebrations from teachers. Well done Thomas.”

    - Mrs Chapman

  • Stephanie Blake

    “For being a pleasure to have in our PT. She is caring and an excellent listener but also hardworking and driven. Well done for being fantastic Stephanie!”

    - Miss O'grady

  • Hannah Skinner

    “Well done to Hannah for being super organised and being the first member of our PT to hand in their Module Report. Also, well done for getting lots of positive feedback from Mrs Satchwell too.”

    - Miss Farrell

  • Katie Bevan

    “Excellent work in school and maintaining work ethic.”

    - Miss Varccianna

  • Satvir Sandhu

    “For a fantastic Module Report and great comments from your teachers. You are working hard and doing very well across the board. Continue to participate in lessons. Well done!”

    - Miss Bulto

  • Callum Taylor

    “Being an excellent role model for younger students in PT and helping them with various issues they have.”

    - Mr D Parker

  • Alisha Akhtar

    “This week's Star Student is Alisha Akhtar for her excellent module report. Well done Alisha!”

    - Mrs Kaban

  • Zach Tanner And Gurdeep Johal

    “Both Zach and Gurdeep received 3 positive e-portals this week. Well done boys, keep up the good work !!!”

    - Miss Walsh

  • Jammal Mohammed

    “A great week from Jammal. His BTEC work in Science and Business has been recognised by teachers throughout the week. It's especially important that this effort has continued over time. Well done Jammal.”

    - Mr Barnett

  • Priya Gaddu

    “Priya is Star Student for trying so hard in English in the last couple of months. Well done!”

    - Miss Hewitt

  • Harrison Willetts

    “Well done for some excellent ROA comments. Keep up the good work into Year 8.”

    - Miss E Dutfield

  • Muhammed Husnain

    “For being first to return his Module Report this module - a vast improvement on previous modules, well done!”

    - Miss A Ravenscroft

  • Ajay Taggar

    “Good improvement in focus and progress.”

    - Mrs Colley

  • Tai Wright

    “An excellent week and improving a lot towards the end of the year. Well done!”

    - Mr Brindley

  • Tia Clews

    “For being very helpful during PT and helping to organise module reports and ROA's. ”

    - Miss H Dutfield

  • Dylan Evans

    “Excellent Module Report, well done.”

    - Mrs Humphries

  • Maisie Moore

    “Maintaining a good work ethic. ”

    - Miss Dubb

  • Alexandra Loydon

    “Alex has displayed great kindness over the last few weeks. ”

    - Miss Gatrad

  • Holly Willets

    “Holly has had a fantastic week, achieving 5 positive e-portals”

    - Mrs Bhandal

  • Elizabeth Sargeant

    “Elizabeth is always so positive and cheerful and is always willing to help other students and staff. Well done Elizabeth!”

    - Mrs Ruston

  • Jamie Emery

    “Achieving lots of positives last week. ”

    - Miss SK Gill

  • Zara St John

    “Well done Zara for another positive week. Keep up the hard work!”

    - Miss S Ravenscroft

  • Priya Kailey

    “Priya has received many positive comments about her excellent effort in lessons. Well done!”

    - Mrs Virk

  • Kurrun Behl

    “Well done for your improvement in Art with your coursework! Keep up the good work!”

    - Mrs Bailey

  • Jamie Patel

    “An excellent contribution in preparing his speech for the Achievement Evening, demonstrating lots of dedication to the Academy. ”

    - Miss Millard

  • Jakub Smolarczyk

    “Congratulations Jakub for being selected as Year 8 Head Boy for next year. Very proud of you!”

    - Miss Hubble

  • Ishreet Kaur

    “For having a very positive week in the Academy, and receiving a number of positive e-portals. Well done!”

    - Mr Smith

  • Kai Marriott-Shaw

    “Approaching the exams with great focus. ”

    - Mr Bowen

  • Olivia Newell

    “Olivia has continued to keep her eportal record looking fantastic; she is a delight to have in the PT!”

    - Miss Robbins

  • Megan Carswell

    “Well done, Megan, for being chosen as the Head Girl for Year 8! You'll do a fantastic job. ”

    - Miss Hillier

  • Katie Cook

    “Katie has been an excellent role model for our PT group, she has been very dedicated and organised in studying for her GCSE exams, demonstrating a good work ethic.”

    - Miss Tulloch

  • Amrun Jagpal

    “Fantastic week - keep up the great work.”

    - Mr Paul

  • Jai Gill And Mary-Beth Crackett

    “Both have worked excellently in Spanish.”

    - Miss Scott

  • Elliana Parchment

    “Outstanding effort shown in preparation for end of year tests.”

    - Miss Smith

  • Jodie Rhoden

    “Congratulations on being selected to perform at this year's Achievement Evening!”

    - Miss Dickenson

  • Cieran Nixon

    “Cieran has worked extremely hard in a variety of lessons and is achieving above his end of year target grades in the majority. ”

    - Mr Follis

  • Oliver Haydon And Ellie Harper

    “Oliver and Ellie bravely put themselves forward to be Head Boy and Head Girl of their respective year groups. Both prepared clear, eloquent speeches and were confident in their presentations. Well done and I look forward to hearing the outcomes.”

    - Mrs Morris-Ashman

  • Felicity Staines

    “A positive week - 3 positives in the last week! Well done Felicity!”

    - Miss Deakin

  • Vince Dayrit

    “Well done Vince for maintaining 100% attendance record to school.”

    - Mr Ferguson