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

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BOTB winners 2018

‘Battle of the Brains’ challenge

Triumphant students from Barcroft Primary School lifted the winning trophy high after beating healthy competition from schools across Walsall in the ‘Battle of the Brains’ challenge at Grace Academy Darlaston. The annual event saw thirty-five hand-picked gifted and talented students from five Walsall primary schools, pit their wit and academic expertise against their community peers […]

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Congratulations to Pop Stars 2018 Runner Up Kayla Allen!!!!

Congratulations to Kayla Allen in Year 10 who came runner-up in the Pop Stars 2018 singing competition at Forest Arts Centre. She wowed all four judges with her powerful performance of ‘Fight Song’ whilst being accompanied by a professional band. There is certainly a bright musical future in store for this very talented student. Here […]

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Year 10 Girls Rugby Team Wow us Despite the Weather!!!

Our year 10 girls below took part in their first rugby tournament last night. Conditions were very muddy and cold yet they were amazing and still smiling at the end of it. Well done.

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Dates for your Diary

Late start Tuesday 20th March 9.45am

Year 10 Parents Evening Thursday 22nd March 4.00 – 7.00pm

Final Ski Trip meeting Monday 26th March 5.00 – 6.00pm

Term Ends Thursday 29th March 12.15pm

Summer Term starts Monday 16th April

Bank Holiday Monday 7th May

Coffee Morning Monday 14th May 9.30 – 10.45am 


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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