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Year: 2016

Former cancer sufferer Stephen Cooke joins us at World’s Biggest Coffee Morning for Macmillan

  Stephen Cooke, who suffered head and neck cancer, joined 40 others at Grace Academy for the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning, helping to raise over £440 for Macmillan Cancer Support. Stephen, who has a child at Grace Academy, experiences cognitive impairment due to his previous cancer treatment, but has been given support by Macmillan throughout […]

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Catch up with our latest news by reading our September Newsletter!

Read our latest September Newsletter to stay up-to-date with our latest news! gas_newsletter_2016_09  

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Outstanding progress continues at Grace Academy

This year Grace Academy achieved its best results ever after an outstanding 70% of students attained A* to C grades in GCSE English and Maths, a rise of 33% since 2014. In English 81% of students achieved A* to C grades and 83% made expected progress this year, leading to results well above the national […]

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Best set of A Level results for the second year running.

After achieving its best set of results for eight years last year, Grace Academy’s Post-16 Centre continued the upward trend with an increase of 15% in the number of students achieving at least three A Level (or equivalent) passes, compared to last year. In many cases high performing students went beyond their target grades with […]

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Year 7 Induction Assembley

Friday 9th September: Year 7 Induction Assembly Year 7 parents and carers are invited to join with us in celebrating the beginning of their child’s secondary school journey by attending our Year 7 Induction Assembly on Friday, 9th September. The assembly begins at 9:00am and will finish no later than 9:50am, followed by refreshments.

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Year 6 Open Evening

Tuesday 27th September: Year 6 Open Evening Year 6 pupils and their parents and carers are invited to come and see just how amazing Grace Academy really is! This interactive evening runs from 5:00pm until 7:00pm and gives parents, carers, and prospective pupils a chance to experience what life is like at Grace Academy. See […]

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Graduation Awards Evening: Thursday 17th November

Our Graduation Awards Evening is an opportunity for us to recognise the excellent work and commitment that our students demonstrated during the last academic year, verified by the outstanding exam results achieved over the summer. At this awards evening, all students will receive their GCSE and A-level certificates. There will also be special awards given […]

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Grace Academy Newsletter July 2016

Keep up-to-date with our news by reading our latest July newsletter: GAS_newsletter_2016_07

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Sports Day

Sports Day Our annual sports day will be taking place on Friday 22nd July, with all students taking part in a variety of activities including sports, quizzes, music, drama and crafts. Our four houses (Livingstone, Newton, Tyndale, and Wilberforce) will be going head to head to compete for this year’s title with each year group […]

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Safety Sessions

Safety Sessions The Academy will be hosting safety sessions for each year group during the week 18th July. These sessions are specifically tailored to each year group in order to help the students stay safe and make good choices throughout the summer holidays. Sessions will be delivered by external guests including: West Midlands Police, West […]

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