Beacon Hill Academy (Sedgley) data

Beacon Hill Academy is located in Sedgley, Dudley and falls under the local authority of Dudley. This mixed-sex secondary school has 1,045 pupils, with a capacity of 1,210, aged from eleven up to sixteen, and the type of establishment is academy converter. The school has 75 teachers with each teacher on average earning the full-time equivalent of £38,072. The most recend Ofsted inspection was 4th November 2021 resulting in an requires improvement rating.

Beacon Hill Academy contact details

AddressBeacon Hill Academy
High Arcal Drive
West Midlands
Interim HeadteacherMr Sukhjot Dhami

About Beacon Hill Academy

Phase of EducationSecondary
Type of EstablishmentAcademy converter
Admissions PolicyNon-selective
Statutory Low Age11
Statutory High Age16
BoardersNo boarders
Official Sixth FormDoes not have a sixth form
Religious CharacterNone
DioceseNot applicable
Special ClassesNo Special Classes


Census Date21st January 2021
School Capacity1,210
Number of Pupils1,04586% capacity
Number of Boys53851%
Number of Girls50749%
Free School Meals (%)26.7%

Where is Beacon Hill Academy?

Street AddressHigh Arcal Drive
CountyWest Midlands
PostcodeDY3 1BP
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Beacon Hill Academy on a map

Beacon Hill Academy map (DY3 1BP) - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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Ofsted Last Inspection4th November 2021
Ofsted RatingRequires improvement
Ofsted Special MeasuresNot applicable

Teachers at Beacon Hill Academy

Total Number of Teachers75
Total Number of Teachers (Full-Time Equivalent)72.2
Total Number of Teaching Assistants39
Total Number of Teaching Assistants (Full-Time Equivalent)36
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff25
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff (Full-Time Equivalent)22.9
Pupil:Teacher Ratio15.4
Mean Gross Full-Time Equivalent Salary of All Teachers£38,072

Beacon Hill Academy administrative data

Establishment NameBeacon Hill Academy
Establishment Number5403
Unique Reference Number137705
Local AuthorityDudley
Local Authority Code332
Previous Local Authority Code999
Government Statistical Service Local Authority CodeE08000027
Government Office RegionWest Midlands
District CodeE08000027
WardUpper Gornal and Woodsetton
Parliamentary ConstituencyDudley North
Urban/Rural Description(England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Middle Super Output AreaDudley 005
Lower Super Output AreaDudley 005D

Beacon Hill Academy history

Establishment StatusOpen
Last Changed Date20th January 2022
Reason Establishment OpenedAcademy Converter
Open Date1st December 2011

Pupil Referral Unit

Teenage MothersNot applicable
Child Care FacilitiesNot applicable
Special Educational Needs (SEN) Provision in Primary Care UnitNot applicable
Pupil Referral Unit (PRU) Provides for Educational and Behavioural Difficulties (EBD)Not applicable
Pupil Referral Unit (PRU) Offers Tuition by Another ProviderNot applicable

Special Educational Needs

Section 41 ApprovedNot applicable
Special Educational Needs (SEN) Priority 1SpLD - Specific Learning Difficulty
Special Educational Needs (SEN) Priority 2VI - Visual Impairment
Special Educational Needs (SEN) Priority 3HI - Hearing Impairment


Trust flagSupported by a multi-academy trust
School Sponsor flagLinked to a sponsor
School SponsorDudley Academies Trust


Federation flagNot applicable

Further Education/Higher Education

UK Provider Reference Number10035806
Further Education TypeNot applicable

Beacon Hill Academy geodata


Nearest schools to Beacon Hill Academy

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
Woodsetton School
Tipton Road, Woodsetton, Dudley, DY3 1BY
Not applicable298m
Sycamore Short Stay School
Old Farm Estate, Dudley, DY1 3QE
Not applicable651m
Bramford Primary School
Chad Road, Coseley, Bilston, WV14 9TU
St Chad's Catholic Primary School
Catholic Lane, Sedgley, Dudley, DY3 3UE
The Dormston School
Mill Bank, Sedgley, Dudley, DY3 1SN
Wrens Nest Primary School
Marigold Crescent, Wrens Nest Estate, Dudley, DY1 3NX
Cotwall End Primary School
Cotwall End Road, Sedgley, Dudley, DY3 3YG
Queen Victoria Primary School
Bilston Street, Sedgley, Dudley, DY3 1JB
Hurst Hill Primary School
Paul Street, Hurst Hill, Coseley, Bilston, WV14 9AJ
The Wenlock School
Fossil View, Wrens Hill Road, Dudley, West Midlands, DY1 3SS
Not applicable1.4km