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 →

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 →

World Food Day – Friday 16th October 2015

World Food Day is a day of action against hunger. On October 16th, people around the world come together to declare their commitment to eradicate hunger in our lifetime. To celebrate World Food Day, the World Studies Faculty have created themed lessons to deliver to key stage 3 students, across Geography, History, Religious Studies and Modern Foreign Languages. The canteen also served foods from around the world at lunchtime for all students across the academy to enjoy. This is what the students thought of the 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 →

Barcelona March 2015

Very very early one cold Sunday morning in March, we set off from the Academy with 29 students on an adventure to the sunny coast of Spain. We were immensely privileged to spend three days in the company of such wonderful young people who were excellent ambassadors for the Academy. We think the students enjoyed the trip – but don’t take our word for it! (Mr Ford, Mr Watt, Miss Steele, Ms Dubois)   “I enjoyed the day we went to Nou Camp because it Continue reading →

Frozen fun for year 7 students

A group of 40 year 7 students had a wonderful time at Silver Blades Ice Rink in Cannock recently. The majority of students had never been on ice before, which was clear from the countless horizontal bodies in the first 10 minutes. Progress was clearly evident by the end with almost everyone able to stay on their feet, although some needed the help of the trusty little penguins and extremely helpful Silver Blades staff. Read below to discover how much fun falling over and being Continue reading →

West Walsall Students Sporting & Enterprise achievements

On the 4th of December nine of West Walsall’s students represented the academy in the KS3 badminton tournament at Willenhall. The team of girls; Amy F, Emily M and Rhianne G won their group stage, losing only one match out of 10 and going on to win the final. The two teams of boys both finished second in their groups going on to compete against each other for the third and fourth positions. The boys were Adil K, Ibrahim I, Isaiah S, Haidar K, Tanzeel A and Numaan S. The girls and Continue reading →