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Sandwell Academy Student meets The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge
Thu, 30 Nov 2017
Year 13 student Jasreet Kaur met the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge during a six week Research Placement with Jaguar Land Rover.
Digital Technology Bootcamp
Wed, 29 Nov 2017
A group of Year 13 students who are interested in a career in the technology sector attended an event in Birmingham as part of the “TCS Digital Explorers” programme organised by TATA Consultancy Services.
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.

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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.


  • Rajvir Bains

    “For a fantastic week in Maths and English. You have produced really good work and have been very focused in all your lessons. Very well done, Rajvir!”

    - Miss Bulto

  • Aram Ali

    “Well done on your recent success in your English exam! ”

    - Miss Regan

  • Nader Yafai

    “Nader has received positives this week for his outstanding classwork and effort shown in lessons across the Academy. Keep up the hard work Nader and well done!!”

    - Mr Hughes

  • Harry Richardson

    “Excellent work and focus in class throughout the week! Keep up the good work!”

    - Mr Miah

  • Felicity Staines

    “Well done for a very positive week in Maths - 3 positives from your teachers for your hard work. Keep it up!”

    - Miss Deakin

  • Harvey, Aaliyah, Morgan

    “Very good focus shown throughout the week towards their mock exams! ”

    - Mrs Sharif

  • James Denton

    “For working hard in Art. Well done James!”

    - Miss SK Gill

  • Ahmad Rahimi

    “You have made an excellent start to the new term. Keep working hard in all of your lessons.”

    - Mr Taaffe

  • Akshay Gaddu

    “Excellent progress in ICT.”

    - Miss Scott

  • Marcus Pinnock

    “For a bunch of positives and praise in various subjects. Great effort.”

    - Mr Price

  • Year 11S

    “For doing well and getting through the mocks!”

    - Mr Templeman

  • Kobe Stewart

    “Excellent effort in football matches this week. Four goals!”

    - Mr Frearson

  • Aidan Brunton-Douglas

    “Achieved Level 7 in Science Mock Examination. He also presented Citizenship to the PT this week. Well done, Aidan.”

    - Mrs Colley

  • Mya Bridgewater

    “Made an excellent start to the year particularly in Maths.”

    - Mrs Barnes

  • Annable Harper & Amelia Bodley

    “Both of our Year 7 girls have had several positive comments from their teachers this week. Well done and keep up the great effort!”

    - Mrs Virk

  • Kai O'connor

    “Excellent progress in subjects this week resulting in 3 positives. ”

    - Mrs Mann

  • Emily Cartwright

    “For a fantastic week at the Academy and always showing a great attitude towards learning. Well done!”

    - Mr Smith

  • Edward Daniels And Omi Patel

    “3 positives each in the first full week back after Christmas, what a fantastic start to the year! Well done both for all your hard work and setting a good example to the rest of the PT - keep it up!”

    - Miss Davies

  • Azaan Siddique And Aman Guddu

    “For excellent effort in preparation for mock exams. Well done! ”

    - Mrs Fellows

  • Kyrah Abbeyquaye

    “For helping another Sandwell student who was lost on their way back from the Academy. ”

    - Dr Green

  • James Rowe

    “For representing the Academy at the Athletics competition. Winning the relay and competing against the Year 8s at triple jump. ”

    - Mr Bedford

  • Hope Stapleton

    “A positive week - well done!”

    - Miss Butigan

  • Kyan Wright

    “Voted for by the class for his continued good work in Maths and Science.”

    - Mr Howard

  • Emily Houlston

    “For receiving four positive entries this week - well done Emily.”

    - Mrs Chapman

  • Rianna Kaur

    “Rianna has continued to show good effort and focus in her Computer Science classwork.”

    - Miss Williams

  • Gurpal DULAI

    “Visited Gambia to work with students where he helped educate young children. Well done!”

    - Mr Oppong-Adu

  • Faiza Haque & Jaidip Kaur

    “For performing so well in Philosophy (Faiza) and Business Studies (Jaidip). Both showed diligence and hard work to achieve good outcomes. Well done! ”

    - Mr Williams

  • Yari Dhanda

    “Excellent effort in Athletics Session 3 - well done!”

    - Dr Williams

  • Lara Bate

    “A very positive week and for always demonstrating the key attributes of a Sandwell Academy student. Well done! ”

    - Mr Campbell

  • Siraaj Hussain

    “Well prepared for reading day. Prepared for the work in PT.”

    - Miss Varccianna

  • Tia Clews

    “Well done on producing an amazing piece of art for your GCSE Art coursework. Keep up the great work!”

    - Mr Richards

  • Kelsey Hall

    “Excellent attendance at Session 3.”

    - Miss Dickenson

  • Jaiden Patel And Roxanne Dunn

    “A great week for Jaiden and Roxanne with both receiving loads of positive comments from their teachers.”

    - Mr Bowen

  • Hannah Atkiss

    “Excellent approach to PT and maturity beyond her years.”

    - Mr Dodds

  • Jessica Hadley

    “This week's Star Student is Jessica Hadley for her fantastic performance in her A2 Mock examinations. Well done!”

    - Mr Matthews

  • Oliver Linford

    “Well done for some superb work and effort in Art, Keep it up!”

    - Mr Rayson

  • Maciej, Jensen And Jessica

    “Participating in lessons and gaining positives throughout the week. Well done and keep it going.”

    - Mrs Hood

  • Tiffany Speake

    “We are so proud of Tiffany's performance during assembly this week - we look forward to the show!”

    - Miss Oldnall

  • Aminah Bi

    “A great week for Aminah, where she has achieved a number of positives and no negatives. This is a great achievement, keep it up”

    - Mr Paul

  • Kalyan Yuvuraj

    “Well done for a positive week! Keep it up!”

    - Miss Lowe

  • Magdalena Siatkowska

    “For achieving a black belt in her Numeracy Ninja! Hen hao!!”

    - Mr Badhan

  • Jaskiran Matharu

    “Fantastic effort this week Jaskiran! Well done for getting through the whole week with no negatives and achieving 4 positives! Keep it up :D”

    - Miss Soor

  • Chloe Preece

    “Chloe has worked really well achieving many positives; especially in Mathematics. Well done!”

    - Miss Kaur

  • Curtis, Ilisha, Joshua And Patrice

    “All four Year 11 students have conducted themselves excellently in the Mock Examination period and now have a solid idea of how they need to prepare for the summer. Good Luck!”

    - Mr Sturley

  • Coby Robbins

    “Well done for receiving the most Vivos in Year 7! ”

    - Ms Walsh

  • Lois, Simran, Gurdeep And Victoria

    “Well done to my Year 11 students who all completed their mock exams, following the school's expectations in the mocks themselves and prior to entering them. Well done!”

    - Miss A Ravenscroft

  • Chloe Harper

    “A fantastic start to the New Year with lots of positives and no negatives. Keep up the fantastic work!”

    - Mr Rebecchi

  • Leilani German

    “For her outstanding work in History and continual progress. Well Done :)”

    - Miss Oakley

  • Gurdeep Johal

    “For his excellent efforts in Computer Science and Science lessons this week. Well done Gurdeep :) ”

    - Miss Walsh

  • Quinton Ikediashi

    “Achieved a level 7 in the DT mock exam and achieved the highest in the class (Hayley Dutfields) ”

    - Mr Kitchenham

  • Deonte, Brad, Jude, Karina

    “Well done to all of our students who did their mock exams this week- keep up the good work!”

    - Mr Byrne

  • Poppy, Amarjot, Simitra, Kyra And Hasan

    “Well done to 6.1s for completing your mocks!”

    - Ms Watson

  • Sean Daly

    “Sean has worked really hard across all of his subjects including Geography, Science and Spanish. Well done Sean.”

    - Mr Rasool

  • Cavan And Leah

    “Well done for preparing well for your mocks!”

    - Miss E Dutfield

  • Tyrese Lewis

    “Tyrese is start student this week for such a brilliant improvement in his behaviour and attitude during PT these past few weeks.”

    - Miss Martin

  • Kyle Smith

    “Good work in BTEC Sport this week.”

    - Miss Hyde

  • Rajvir Jagpal

    “A positive week, working hard throughout. ”

    - Mr Golden

  • Rupinder Kaur

    “For an excellent module in Art. Keep up the great work ”

    - Miss Woodhouse

  • All Sixth Form And Year 11 In The PT

    “for having a great work ethic towards their mock exams. they are great role models for our PT. Good luck everyone!”

    - Miss Gabrie

  • Sienna Gray-Smith

    “Sienna has maintained a good attendance record during Module 3 theory lessons.”

    - Mr Ferguson