Students’ behaviour is good. They are friendly and respectful towards adults and each other

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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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Improved achievement for Sixth Form students

Sixth Form students at Grace Academy Darlaston are celebrating an overall improvement in their achievement this year. Over 90% of A Level students and 100% of vocational students passed their examinations with some exceptional results, while the average points allocated to each student increased by 12 points compared to last year. Many students’ achievements surpassed […]

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Duke of Edinburgh May 2016

Grace Academy Darlaston awarded Duke of Edinburgh plaque at Buckingham Palace

In September 2015, Grace Academy Darlaston became a Directly Licensed Centre to deliver the renowned Duke of Edinburgh Award programme at Bronze, Silver and Gold levels. On Monday 16th May, Principal Mr Salt and Duke of Edinburgh Manager Mrs Duckett were invited to Buckingham Palace to be presented with the special Licensed Organisation plaque from […]

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Duke of Edinburgh - Kinver Edge

Duke of Edinburgh Award Students go on Kinver Edge Day Walk

Earlier this month, twelve Duke of Edinburgh Bronze Award Students, Mr Miles, Miss Franks and Mrs Duckett walked 8 miles off-road around Kinver in South Staffordshire over the Easter holidays. The Great British weather tested the group as they navigated their route along muddy bridle paths, tow-paths of the Worcestershire and Staffordshire Canal, foot paths and […]

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Dates for your Diary

Start of Autumn Term
Tuesday 6th September 2016


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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