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Battle of the Brains

Congratulations to Barcroft Primary school as they were the winners of this year’s Battle of the Brains Primary event. Schools took part in a team building round, specialist subject zones and a quiz – testing their general knowledge. Many thanks to the staff at Wood’s Bank, Salisbury Street, Kings Hill, Pinfold and Moorcroft for bringing […]

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Showcase Sensation

On Wednesday, students from years 7-10 performed a selection of the work they have been creating in drama lessons in the Drama Showcase. Topics ranged from Brexit to Refugees; the theatre genres included Musical, Verbatim and Documentary Theatre and all the work performed was created by the students themselves. Well done to all those who […]

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Drama Showcase Evening

Drama News All parents, families and friends of students at Grace Academy are invited to the Drama Showcase which will be on Thursday 14th February at 4.00pm – 5.15pm. This will be an opportunity to watch some of the students’ wonderful original drama work that they have created in lessons and in drama club.  The […]

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Statement on the Sutton Report 2

Grace Academy recognised as ‘bucking the trend’ on progress with disadvantaged students. “In the Sutton Trust’s latest publication, we are delighted that Grace Academy is recognised as ‘bucking the trend’ when it comes to making progress with disadvantaged students. “These impressive statistics, that were picked up by the national media, demonstrate the hard work of […]

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Kindness Counts

Demi Bagnall and Codie Harris (Head Girl and Head Boy) organised a collection of toys, sweets and chocolates to create Christmas boxes for those children in the community less fortunate than themselves. Students in Key Stage 3 decorated the Christmas boxes and generous donations from students and local businesses meant that 15 Christmas boxes were […]

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Christmas Stockings

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Carols

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Christmas Fayre

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Year 9 Theatre Trip

On Friday evening, I accompanied year 9 and 10 drama students to the New Vic Theatre in Newcastle Under Lyme to see ‘My Mother Said I Never Should’ by Charlotte Keatley. This is a fabulous theatre where all productions are staged ‘in the round’ meaning that the stage is in the centre with the audience […]

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AMAZING GCSE success at Grace Academy Darlaston rated ‘Good’ by Ofsted

We have continued to see year on year improvements with record numbers of students achieving level 4 and level 5 or above in English and Maths. Commenting on the results Carl Salt, Principal, Grace Academy Darlaston, said: “Results in all subjects are also strong demonstrating excellent progress for the Academy and, more importantly, for the […]

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