Preparing for Life at University

14 February 2022

Year 13 students had an informative day on Wednesday 2nd February 2022, when they took part in a range of workshops designed to help them prepare for University and beyond. Student Finance Session 1 – The students were given an overview of student finance, with a presentation from our partners at Aspire to HE about […]

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Sixth Form Speed Networking!

We were delighted to welcome a range of local employers and people from the world of work to a session of speed networking on Wednesday February 2nd 2022. Students were able to spend time with a range of employers discussing work, the labour market, qualifications, apprenticeship opportunities and much more with all of the visitors. […]

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Future Friday

4 November 2021

This week we launched our very first Future Friday Lunchtime conference with alumna Steph Yeomans.  Steph was a part of Willingsworth School and had wanted to become a forensic scientist from a young age.  She was determined to follow her passion and is now a forensic scientist, specialising in drug testing and analysis at Key Forensics […]

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Yr8 Celebration Breakfast

23 October 2019

Year 8 students enjoyed a celebration breakfast this morning with our Principal, C Price. To qualify for this treat, students had to get the most positive credits out of their entire year group. Congratulations to these fantastic role models for the rest of their year group.  

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Iceland Trip

27 February 2019

The exciting trip to Iceland began at 2:30 am, when parents and students gathered outside school – we hit the road by 3 am to catch our morning flight from Manchester airport to Keflavik in Iceland. Upon landing, we headed straight to the Blue Lagoon. A geothermally heated open air spa with water at a warm […]

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New student leaders

20 December 2018

We are ecstatic to announce the appointment of our new student leaders.  Charlie Cox and Prem Chana have secured the positions of Head Boy and Head Girl respectively following a competitive interview process where they proved their grit, determination and independence!  They are both committed to helping drive forward improvements at the RSA and are […]

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Sampad Asian Spring Event

9 May 2018

Our Elite Team were invited recently to perform for the prestigious Sampad Asian Spring Event at the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire on Sunday 6th May.  Showcasing their Beautiful Girl dance choreographed by Subhash Viman Gorania, the students wowed the audience with their energy and skill as the finale act of the event. The students have also been […]

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Year 12 Engineering Education Scheme

4 May 2018

Year 12 Engineering students have been involved with the Engineering Education Scheme. It is a scheme that involves Sixth form students, working to solve a real life engineering problem, given by an Engineering Company. Our three groups were tasked with redesigning a car park or converting thermal energy to heat water for Liberty Bridge Aluminium and manufacturing a test rig for Mueller […]

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The Academy is really proud of Tristan Purchase in Y13

19 March 2018

The Academy is really proud of Tristan Purchase in Y13. He recently applied for an apprenticeship at Rolls-Royce, and after a rigorous process got to the final stage with a full assessment day. The day consisted of five aspects:   Practical (following instructions) Technical Motivational Competency-Based Group Interview   Altogether there were five candidates on […]

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The Chair of the Black Country Chamber of Commerce Young Committee

24 January 2018

A big congratulations to Liam for applying, being nominated and elected as The Chair of the Black Country Chamber of Commerce Young Committee. This is a very high profile role which will really help him develop his skills for the future. The Chamber is investing in all of the committee members so it is a […]

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