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Peer Mentoring Programme
Mon, 26 Mar 2018
30 Sixth Form students volunteered to become peer mentors for the incoming Year 7 students from November 2017 to March 2018.
Our House
Fri, 23 Mar 2018
This year saw 97 Performing Arts students from Years 9 to 13 perform the acclaimed musical “Our House”.

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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.


  • Mya Westley-Bairstow

    “Excellent performance and conduct at the academy.”

    - Mrs Mann

  • Ruamn Rai

    “Has settled in really well into the PT. A very friendly and hard working young lady. A well deserved star student.”

    - Mrs Colley

  • Tobey Stead

    “For an excellent result in his topic test for Science a grade 6. Well done for all your hard work Tobey.”

    - Dr Williams

  • Jasmine Gould And Hannah Smith

    “Our 6.2 girls are star students this week for their fantastic 'Distinctions' in their Business exams. Well done!”

    - Miss Martin

  • Callum Thompson-Swann

    “Well done on showing a massive improvement this week - 3 positives plus your DT teacher told me how impressed she was with your hard work in lesson on making your game! Keep it up!”

    - Miss Deakin

  • Adam Naim

    “Adam took part in the 6th form race in the Sandwell Run. His incredible efforts allowed him to take First place. Well done Adam, what an excellent achievement.”

    - Miss Walsh

  • Najma Freznel

    “Well done on your continuing hard work across all subjects, which has been noted by all your teachers.”

    - Mr Rasool

  • Elicia Hann

    “For a fantastic week excellent work!”

    - Mr Miah

  • Aria Kidr And Ellen Hadley

    “Aria performed well in the Hockey Tournament, Ellen achieved outstanding grades in Maths Assessment. Well done both.”

    - Mrs Colley

  • Megan Carswell

    “Well done, Megan, for another excellent performance in the Sandwell Run!”

    - Miss Hillier

  • Alicja Margraf

    “For improved punctuality of late”

    - Mr Price

  • Tiana Brown

    “She is currently making a very impressive video game on top of producing brilliant pieces of art”

    - Mr Kitchenham

  • Harvey And Michalis

    “Harvey and Michalis took part in the Sandwell Run. Their efforts and determination allowed them to do well. Well done, a brilliant  achievement.”

    - Mrs Sharif

  • Tamara Mpofu-Manyanda

    “For achieving a Level 7 in her Science! Well done!”

    - Mr Bedford

  • Denao Graham

    “Denao came third in the Sandwell Run for year 7 boys... excellent achievement.”

    - Miss Gabrie

  • Grace Turner

    “Grace has had a fantastic half term, both academically and in her extra curricula activities. She was the lead in the school show and gave an excellent performance. She has also achieved As in History. Well done on being such an excellent role model to the rest of the PT, we are very proud.”

    - Miss Davies

  • Christian Williams

    “Christian has had another excellent week. He has had a fantastic year so far and is setting a great example to others in PT. Well done!”

    - Mr Smith

  • Paramvir Singh

    “Marked improvement in behaviour this week.  keep it up.”

    - Mrs Mann

  • Samiul Haque

    “Great work in Maths. Keep it up!”

    - Mr Howard

  • Tyra Walker

    “Working hard in Spanish and showing an improved effort”

    - Mrs Barnes

  • Brenton Hanson

    “Improvement in behaviour and effort”

    - Miss Williams

  • Kacper Kolanowski

    “Very well done for achieving a Grade 9 in your Geography test and Grade 8 in English. Excellent work!”

    - Mr Williams

  • Ahmad Rahimi

    “An excellent half term before the Easter break. Well done!”

    - Mr Taaffe

  • Joel Turner

    “For a fantastic week in Spanish and Maths. You have made a really good effort in both subjects and have received positives and good comments from your teachers. Very well done Joel! Keep up the hard work!”

    - Miss Bulto

  • Sonia Garcha

    “For achieving 100% on an end of topic Biology test. Well done Sonia!”

    - Miss SK Gill

  • Jessica Desalu

    “Jessica represented her year group and Walters House during the annual 'Sandwell Academy Run' last week Wednesday. Well done”

    - Mr Ferguson

  • Hannah Ockford

    “For passing her grade 7 for the flute. Well done !!”

    - Miss Abrams

  • Holly Dargavel

    “Well done for a very positive week at the Academy. Keep up the fantastic effort!”

    - Mr Campbell

  • Abhishek Singh

    “Excellent work in Business using his maps and brilliant PT contribution.”

    - Miss Varccianna

  • Luke Mcloughlin

    “This weeks star student is Luke McLoughlin for a positive week in Maths. Well done!”

    - Mr Matthews

  • Harry Babb-Boland & Amrik Uppal

    “Both boys have had excellent attainment this week with a merit in exams and great levels in assessments. Well done!”

    - Mrs Virk

  • Emily Comerford

    “Excellent approach to all aspect of Academy life.”

    - Mr Dodds

  • Danyaal Zulfiqar

    “A good week for Danyaal”

    - Mr Bowen

  • Victoria Garcha

    “Well done for maintaining an excellent attitude towards your studies! Plus you won the Easter Egg raffle!”

    - Miss A Ravenscroft

  • Maddison Martin-Jones

    “Well done Maddison, She achieved 4 positive eportals this week, a PT high, demonstrating her fantastic commitment to learning.”

    - Mr Paul

  • Piers Juliff

    “Piers' performance in the Sandwell Run was remarkable. He went on to break a record. Well done.”

    - Mrs Morris-Ashman

  • Rajpal Ubhi

    “For achieving positives from 3 different subjects last week.”

    - Mr Badhan

  • Jamaal Watson And Ayyub Ahmed

    “Well done for participating in the Sandwell Run! Excellent effort! :D”

    - Miss Soor

  • Saboor And Mason

    “Thank you for delivering this weeks Citizenship to our PT. Well Done.”

    - Mrs Hood

  • Nuriya Yamin And Emily Houlston

    “For fantastic effort in lessons”

    - Mrs Chapman

  • Zane Iqbal

    “Well done for a superb week achieving three positives from a variety of subjects. Keep up the superb work.”

    - Mr Rayson

  • Ayomide Lekuti

    “Well done for your efforts in Sandwell Run. Despite your fall, we are all proud of you for qualifying for the race, giving it a good go and recovering bravely from your injury. Walters really appreciates you competing for our house!”

    - Miss Gledhill

  • Kitana Southall

    “For an excellent aptitude towards school and some fantastic results in recent tests!”

    - Mrs Fellows

  • Katie Wall

    “Well done for your hard work and dedication!”

    - Miss Butigan

  • Ilisha Iqbal

    “Ilisha has secured her first part-time job. Well done, Ilisha!”

    - Mr Sturley

  • Kramer Chall

    “Well done to Kramer for receiving 2 Uni offers to study medicine. Fingers crossed for results day!”

    - Miss Lowe

  • Isaac Khan And Morgan Grant

    “Fantastic effort in the Sandwell Run Morgan! And I'm really impressed with your high score in Science Isaac!”

    - Miss Oldnall

  • Chantal Durugbo

    “Making excellent progress in RE.”

    - Miss Scott

  • Lino Da Cruz Suosa

    “Congratulations for being picked by west brom U13's to go to Ireland and represent them against Barcelona and other international teams! Good luck!”

    - Miss Meadows

  • EJD PT

    “Well done all for your excellent debate during this week's citizenship!”

    - Miss E Dutfield

  • Oliver Denton

    “excellent team work and leadership on D of E this weekend!”

    - Miss Dickenson

  • Dylan Evans And Gurkeerat Nijjer

    “For excellent work in Mathematics and Science. Keep up the great work. Well done ”

    - Miss Woodhouse

  • All PT

    “A great term, with lots of achievements, enjoy the break!”

    - Ms Watson

  • Kadiatou Barry

    “Kadia has been mentoring the lower year students on a regular basis. She has recently completed the programme and obtained her certificate. Congratulations Kadia!”

    - Miss Kaur

  • Joshua Tandy

    “For having the most positives and fewest negatives in the PT. Well Done :)”

    - Miss Oakley

  • Habib Hussain

    “Well done for working incredibly hard this term and achieving 27/29 in your science assessment. well done!”

    - Mr Oppong-Adu

  • Samantha Hussey

    “Excellent continued effort on revision. Keep up the fantastic work, it will all pay off at the end of the year!”

    - Mr Rebecchi

  • Rebecca Hale

    “Great effort this week in PT. First student to return her ROA and to a great standard. ”

    - Miss Hyde

  • Kimi Rai

    “Kimi has received 42 positive comments since the start on the year. Well done”

    - Dr Green