I am grateful to all of my teachers for all of their support throughout the year, and having faith in me, and keeping me going when I was doubting myself.

Aamirah, Sixth Form View our success stories

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Science Magic…Magic Science with Ian Dunne

Last week we welcomed several of our local primary schools in to see a fantastic science show delivered by the very engaging and amusing science presenter Ian Dunne. Ian wowed the audience with various scientific demonstrations including a Van de Graff generator, a singing Tesla coil, and an extremely high pitched talking Theramin (pictured)! The […]

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Violin Lessons a hit with Year 7 Students

Students in Year 7 are learning to play the violin taught by specialist instrumental teachers from Forest Arts Centre working alongside Head of Music Mrs Duckett, as well as taking part in singing and musical games. This exciting opportunity enables every child to have the chance to experience live music, group singing, ensemble playing and performance. Our […]

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Year 7 Rounders Team Crowned Walsall School Champions

Only 6 months after being formally introduced to the sport, Grace Academy Darlaston’s Year 7 Rounders team were crowned Walsall School Champions after an impressive final against Streetly. Over the summer months the team played numerous league matches against schools from around the Walsall borough including Aldridge, Pool Hayes, Shire Oak, Brown Hills, St Francis […]

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Students Celebrate rise in A* to A Grades in Their GCSE Results

Students at Grace Academy Darlaston are celebrating achieving outstanding results in their GCSEs. The majority of students achieved grade C or above in English and Maths, with both subjects achieving above national average progress. Over 61% of students achieved A* to A grades in at least one subject, an increase of 26% on last year. […]

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Dates for your Diary

Half Term
Monday 24th October to
Friday 29th October

Monday 31st October

Sixth Form Open Evening
Thursday 3rd November


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Welcome from our Principal

Welcome to Grace Academy Darlaston. Our academy has moved forward at quite a pace over the last year and both staff and students should be proud of the achievements made. It is a privilege to be entrusted with the job of leading Grace Academy Darlaston and continuing this excellent work. It is my intention to see the academy flourish and to guide all students to achieve their full potential whilst embracing the core values that all Grace Academies uphold. I look forward to meeting you in the coming months and please do not hesitate to get in touch if you have any concerns or queries.

Mr Carl Salt, Principal