The Experience

Here at Grace Academy Darlaston we aim to creative a supportive learning environment where students are supported in developing and realising their potential.

Our Post 16 experience offers:

  • A dedicated and caring Post 16 team committed to support you and helping you achieve your goals
  • A supportive and inclusive ethos based on our Grace Values of Potential, Integrity, Respect, Excellence and Grace
  • An experiences Personal Tutor who you will spend quality time with everyday
  • A challenging and developmental Tutor Time Programme that is designed to extend your skills and prepare you for the requirements of Post 16 study and beyond
  • High quality teaching in small groups with specialist teachers
  • Opportunities to extend and develop your personal and study skills through a wide range of enrichment activities
  • A rigorous teaching and assessment process that keeps students and parents informed of academic performance
  • Dedicated support with the UCAS application process
  • Off site trips to support your studies
  • A comprehensive student support system
  • Careers lessons and access to up-to-date information advice and guidance (IAG) to support your next move to Higher Education, Apprenticeships or Employment

Enriching opportunities including:

  • Student leadership team
  • Charity fundraising
  • Pairing reading with lower school
  • Peer mentoring
  • Mental Health Ambassadors
  • Unique Post 16 rewards scheme
  • Social events outside of school hours