My whole attitude towards learning and towards education and towards life in general and other people, it completely changed.

Sophie, Sixth Form View our success stories

Latest News

Students Produce Their Own Radio Broadcast With Free Radio

  Darlaston students hit the big time when they were given the chance to prepare and record their own radio broadcast in a two-hour workshop with a Free Radio presenter. Free Radio Academy, in partnership with Aspire Recruitment, regularly visits schools, colleges and universities to run workshops that help young people to explore the media […]

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Year 9 Students Write Songs With Chip Kendall

Some of our Year 9 Students participated in a singing/song-writing workshop with musician Chip Kendall earlier this month. The workshop focused on how musicians can build a positive rapport with their audience through ‘Posture, Presence and Projection’. In addition, Chip guided the students as they wrote original songs about ‘inspirations’ and ‘injustice’. It was very […]

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Exams and Revision Sessions WC 22/05/2017

Here are the Revision Sessions and Exams scheduled for the week commencing Monday 22nd May 2017.

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Cambridge Students talk University with our Sixth Form

A big thank you to students from Newnham College, Cambridge for joining us here at Grace Academy Darlaston to talk to our Sixth Form students. Our Students had all of their questions answered and also gained a real insight into life at university. Students thoroughly enjoyed the talk and found the advice both informative and […]

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Dates for your Diary


Last Day of Term

Friday 21st July

Start of 2017/2018 School Year

Tuesday 5th September
– 8:30am – Y7 & Post 16
– 11:00am – Y8/9/10/11


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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