BBC Studios Tour

On Wednesday 7th February selected year 7 and 8 students were treated to a tour of the BBC studios based at the Mail Box in Birmingham. It was a chance to see what it is like to work in such a busy and important place. The students enjoyed everything in the studios and were...
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Removal of Special Measures

We are delighted to announce that Ofsted, following a 2 day inspection in December, have deemed that Bloxwich Academy no longer requires Special Measures. This is testament to the hard work and endeavour of everyone associated with the academy, pupils, parents, staff and...
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Year 11 Geography Fieldtrip – Long Mynd

On a cold, wet and windy Monday morning, Year 11 Geography pupils visited the Long Mynd in Shropshire to conduct fieldwork to support their forthcoming Geography exams. Fully kitted out for the adverse weather, the pupils arrived at the field study centre, where they discussed...
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Year 13 Psychology Trip

Year 13 Psychology students were invited to attend a workshop by exam performance specialists, Tutor2u. The students thoroughly enjoyed the day and their participation in the workshop represented Bloxwich Academy in an extremely positive light. The trip was designed to reinforce...
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Year 7 Numeracy Leaders

This term has seen a number of pupils in Year 7 nominated as Numeracy Leaders. The pupils have been selected by their teachers due to their effort in lessons and their ability to help others with maths. The role of the Numeracy Leader is to offer help and support to others in...
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Trip to London!

Twenty three sixth form students visited London to undertake some primary and secondary research for their exam coursework in Art, Art Textiles and Film Studies. The busy underground and buzz of London soon became second-nature for the students due to the amount of places we had...
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Bronze Duke of Edinburgh Award

It was a proud moment for the first 16 pupils to pass their Bronze Duke of Edinburgh Award at Bloxwich Academy! All 16 pupils worked extremely hard during each section of the award and are looking forward to now moving onto their Silver Award. ‘I am extremely proud of everyone...
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Year 12 Heart Start Course

Year 12 Heart Start Course with The British Heart Foundation Our year 12 Sixth Form students have completed a Heart Start Course in partnership with The British Heart Foundation. The course was led by trained medics, Margaret and David, who work with the Staffordshire Search and...
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Anti-Bullying Week 2017

In the PSHE session during Anti –Bullying week we asked all forms to participate in an exciting programme which not only looked at the victims of anti-bullying but tried to gain an understanding of why the perpetrators target their victims. We are a telling school and as part of...
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Sixth Form Admissions 2018

Sixth Form Open Evening – Thursday 23rd November 2017 5:00-6:30pm View our online Prospectus flip-book – Here View a High Resolution (faster internet connections) version of our Sixth Form Prospectus HERE. View a Low Resolution (slower internet connections) version of our...
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BBC Report

Bloxwich Academy are proud once again this year to be part of the national BBC School Report initiative. 25 of our most talented writers across Years 7 to 10 will be visiting the Birmingham studios in the new year in preparation to becoming our very own Bloxwich Academy...
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Remembrance Day

Bloxwich Academy pupils and staff took time out of their busy schedule to remember those who have bravely fought in conflicts. Assemblies based on Remembrance were delivered during the week, with a minute silence, at 11.00am on Friday 10th, marking an opportunity to reflect on...
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