Comic Relief 2017

Bloxwich Academy has been hard at it all day long raising money for Red Nose Day 2017. Money was raised with a non-uniform red themed day, a cake stall at break time, a penalty shootout, furry friend tombola, as well as a lollipop tree raffle and guess the sweets. The staff and...
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Google Expeditions

A classroom full of students with cardboard boxes stuck to their faces, doesn’t sound that interesting, But from the comfort of a classroom students were on a magical tour of the world, space and even the human body. Students in year 7 -10 all experienced 30 minutes session of...
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Ski Trip 2018

Ski Trip February 2018. The trip is open to both male and female pupils of all ages and abilities. 16th February – 24th February 2018 Austria Ski Trip | £819 More information can be found HERE Ski Trip Leaflet – HERE 
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HMI Inspectors Identify Rapid Improvements

As pupils continue their studies in 2017 we are delighted to share the outcome of our most recent HMI visit conducted on the 13th and 14th December 2016. The full report can be found HERE. We would like to thank parents and carers for all of their support. Our drive for high...
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United Kingdom Youth Parliament Elections

Bloxwich Pupils competing for Youth Parliament Eleven young people from Years 8 to 13 have stood as candidates to represent Bloxwich Academy in the Walsall Borough United Kingdom Youth Parliament. The candidates wrote a manifesto statement and produced a short video explaining...
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BBC School Report

Friday 17th February 2017 Update For our BBC Schools Report meeting this week, Pupils practiced their on screen persona. We focused on the ability to be clear and coherent whilst on screen, ensuring that our future news clips will be of the highest standard. For those pupils who...
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Christmas Shoebox Appeal

Pupils have been collecting items for The Christmas Shoebox Appeal. Items such as toothpaste, toothbrushes, soap, face flannels, hats, gloves and toys are put into shoeboxes for the 50th Blythswood Care Shoebox Appeal, giving hope to a child this Christmas. Pupils met this...
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Children In Need

On the 18th of November, Bloxwich Academy held a ‘Spotacular’ day for Children in Need. Over a hundred cakes were made and sold by generous pupils and staff. Pupils and staff paid £1 to wear their own clothes for the day and soft toys had been donated for a prize every time...
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Remembrance Day

Pupils had a week of assemblies on Remembrance day which enabled pupils to reflect on the sacrifices taken for the good of others. This was followed by a minute silence at 11am on Friday 11th November. Pupils and staff in uniformed organisations were invited to wear their...
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Changes to the Grading System

Ofqual the qualifications watchdog has changed the GCSE result grading system.  Grades A*- G are now 9-1. More information can be found in the video below.
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Sixth Form Information Evening

The Academy will be hosting our Sixth Form Information Evening on Thursday 1st December 2016 from 5.00pm to 6.30pm for all current year 11 pupils intending to apply for a place for September 2017 start. With 100% pass rate in all subjects in 2016 we are envisaging high demand for...
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Activities Week 2017

Bloxwich Academy is holding an Activities Week which will be taking place from Monday 17th to Friday 21st July, 2017. During this week, pupils in Years 7, 8, and 9 will not be in timetabled lessons but instead will have an exciting range of activities to choose from. The booklet...
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