Sandwell Academy

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Sandwell Academy
Halfords Lane

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B71 4LG

Coordinates52°30′30″N 1°58′02″W / 52.50837°N 1.96713°W / 52.50837; -1.96713Coordinates: 52°30′30″N 1°58′02″W / 52.50837°N 1.96713°W / 52.50837; -1.96713
Established2006 (2006)
Department for Education URN134993 Tables
HeadteacherIan Williams
Age11 to 18

Sandwell Academy is a secondary school and sixth form with academy status located in West Bromwich in the West Midlands, England.[1] The school opened in 2006 and has since opened a new, on-site building with various fitness, IT and classroom facilities.

The school is sponsored by the Worshipful Company of Mercers, Thomas Telford School, HSBC Education Trust, Tarmac Group and West Bromwich Albion F.C.[2] The school has specialisms in Sport and Business Enterprise and has additional facilities to support the specialisms.[3]

Sandwell Academy operates a wide catchment area which includes all of West Bromwich and the entirety of Sandwell. The school achieved an 'Outstanding' rating in its most recent Ofsted inspection (2014).[4]


  1. ^ "Home". Sandwell Academy. Retrieved 2013-08-11.
  2. ^ "About The Sponsors". Sandwell Academy. 1968-05-18. Archived from the original on 2013-07-30. Retrieved 2013-08-11.
  3. ^ "Specialism and Vision". Sandwell Academy. Archived from the original on 2013-07-30. Retrieved 2013-08-11.
  4. ^ "Ofsted - Sandwell Academy". Sandwell Academy. Retrieved 2016-11-13.

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