Brilliant Club Scholars Programme

Students exceed both the regional and national average on the Brilliant Club Scholars Programme The Brilliant Club is an award-winning charity that exists to increase the number of pupils from under-represented backgrounds progressing to highly-selective universities. They do this by mobilising the PhD community at universities, to share academic expertise with state schools. The Brilliant Club Scholars Programme aims to provide pupils with an insight into university level studying and gives them the opportunity to work at a level beyond their current key stage. Our Continue reading →

A Level results 2016

Qualification Name A*-A% A*-B% A*-C% A*-D % A*-E % Applied Science BTEC L3 CE 2016 0 0 0 50 100 Applied Science BTEC L3 SD 11.1 11.1 55.6 66.7 100 Art and Design A2 0 0 0 66.7 66.7 Biology A2 0 0 0 0 100 Business BTEC L3 SD 50 50 100 100 100 DT Product Design A2 0 0 0 0 100 English Literature A2 0 66.7 100 100 100 German A2 0 0 0 0 100 Health & Social Level 3 90 Continue reading →

Teechers Production

The Year 13 BTEC Performing Arts group proudly present their performance of the classic John Godber social comedy, Teechers. The play is based in a tough school, and portrays the lives and battles that students and teachers face daily. The play is funny, thought provoking and at times very moving, as a group of students who have been labelled as no-hopers, learn about life, love and school politics. The performance does include some strong language, so for this reason we would suggest that it is Continue reading →

World Studies Trip March 2017

Barcelona Monday 13th March – 17th March 2017 Available for years 7,8 and 9 Cost: £395 Coach travel to Luton Airport Return flights from Luton to Barcelona Three nights full board accommodation at a hotel on the Costa Brava Guided tours of the Nou Camp and Olympic Stadiums. A visit to Barcelona with its museums and cathedral Travel Insurance   If interested, please collect a letter from Mr Ford, Mr Woolgar or Ms Dubois with information on payment.

Show my Homework

The launch of show my homework – starting on Monday 9th November 2015. Show My Homework is a simple online homework platform for teachers to upload and mark homework, and students and parents to view details, deadlines and attachments. Show My Homework is easily accessible at home via iOS and android applications, as well as through the use of your laptop and desktop computer. Parent tutorial – https://showmyhomework.wistia.com/medias/rhfil56mxh Student tutorial – https://showmyhomework.wistia.com/medias/nmjfg7vsnt Parents will receive letters regarding pin numbers and login details on Friday 6th Continue reading →

Miss Steele at the ASA Nationals

Last weekend (23rd – 24th October 2015) Miss Steele competing in The ASA National Masters and Senior Age Group Championships at Ponds Forge International Sports Centre in Sheffield. The meet is an annual event with more than 1,000 swimmers aged 18+ competing for national glory in their respective age groups (5 year age bands, she competes at 30-34 years), pushing themselves to break English, British and World records across all four strokes. The three day event is like no other, with a perfect mix of Continue reading →

Five stars for West Walsall’s catering team

The catering team at West Walsall E-ACT Academy recently received the highest ‘five star’ Food Hygiene rating following an inspection by Walsall Council’s Environmental Health Department.  The inspection looked at compliance with food hygiene and safety procedures, the physical condition of food preparation areas and the effectiveness of management and control procedures. The catering service is wholly managed and operated by the academy, under Catering Manager Devendar Sarai.  Environmental Health Officer Tracey White commented, “I am extremely pleased to note the very high standards achieved Continue reading →