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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15 November 2018

The performing Arts department proudly presented Grease across three evenings last week. The cast included students across all year groups who delivered four stunning performances including a special showing to one of our feeder primary schools, Wednesbury Oak. The commitment and professionalism displayed by RSA performing arts students was exemplary and audiences were ‘wowed’ by the […]

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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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Gold Artsmark Award

9 January 2018

The RSA Academy Tipton’s Creative Arts Department is proud to announce that we’ve been awarded a Gold Artsmark Award. Artsmark was created by Arts Council England to recognise schools with excellent provision for the arts within their curriculum and extra-curricular activities. The awarding panel was particularly impressed with the number of students who are electing […]

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Birmingham Weekender

18 October 2017

On Saturday, 23rd September, the Elite Dance Group were invited to perform 2 pieces for the Birmingham Weekender, taking pace in Victoria Square, as part of Sampad’s Rangeeli segment. Birmingham’s largest arts festival featuring an awe inspiring programme of free events kicked-off on Friday, September 22nd. Birmingham Weekender, the ever popular family friendly festival which started […]

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RSA8 Leading the Way!

17 October 2017

Last week we launched the RSA8 programme for the 4th year with a new set of Year 8 students.  Students from across the Family of Academies came to RSA Academy in Tipton to get an insight into Leadership and and learn more about Social Action. We were privileged to welcome Corin Crane Chief Executive of the Black […]

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