Grace Academy Darlaston (Wednesbury) data

Grace Academy Darlaston is located in Wednesbury and falls under the local authority of Walsall. This mixed-sex secondary school has 984 pupils, with a capacity of 1,075, aged from eleven up to nineteen, and the type of establishment is academy sponsor led. The school has 47 teachers with each teacher on average earning the full-time equivalent of £36,652. The most recend Ofsted inspection was 27th April 2022 resulting in an good rating.

Grace Academy Darlaston contact details

AddressGrace Academy Darlaston
Herberts Park Road
West Midlands
WS10 8QJ
PrincipalHeadteacher Julie Anstey

About Grace Academy Darlaston

Phase of EducationSecondary
Type of EstablishmentAcademy sponsor led
Admissions PolicyNon-selective
Statutory Low Age11
Statutory High Age19
BoardersNo boarders
Official Sixth FormHas a sixth form
Religious CharacterDoes not apply
DioceseNot applicable
Special ClassesNo Special Classes


Census Date19th January 2023
School Capacity1,075
Number of Pupils98492% capacity
Number of Boys51552%
Number of Girls46948%
Free School Meals (%)44.00%

Where is Grace Academy Darlaston?

Street AddressHerberts Park Road
Address 3Darlaston
CountyWest Midlands
PostcodeWS10 8QJ
➜ More WS10 8QJ open data

Grace Academy Darlaston on a map

Grace Academy Darlaston map (WS10 8QJ) - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

Source: OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)
Licence: Open Government Licence (requires attribution)


Ofsted Last Inspection27th April 2022
Ofsted RatingGood
Ofsted Special MeasuresNot applicable

Teachers at Grace Academy Darlaston

Total Number of Teachers47
Total Number of Teachers (Full-Time Equivalent)45.5
Total Number of Teaching Assistants11
Total Number of Teaching Assistants (Full-Time Equivalent)10.3
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff25
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff (Full-Time Equivalent)23.8
Pupil:Teacher Ratio14.7
Mean Gross Full-Time Equivalent Salary of All Teachers£36,652

Grace Academy Darlaston administrative data

Establishment NameGrace Academy Darlaston
Establishment Number6907
Unique Reference Number135956
Local AuthorityWalsall
Local Authority Code335
Previous Local Authority Code999
Government Statistical Service Local Authority CodeE08000030
Government Office RegionWest Midlands
District CodeE08000030
WardDarlaston South
Parliamentary ConstituencyWalsall South
Urban/Rural Description(England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Middle Super Output AreaWalsall 038
Lower Super Output AreaWalsall 038A

Grace Academy Darlaston history

Establishment StatusOpen
Last Changed Date16th January 2024
Reason Establishment OpenedNew Provision
Open Date1st September 2009
Reason Establishment ClosedNot applicable

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


Trust flagSupported by a multi-academy trust
School Sponsor flagLinked to a sponsor
School SponsorTove Learning Trust


Federation flagNot applicable

Further Education/Higher Education

UK Provider Reference Number10027983
Further Education TypeNot applicable

Grace Academy Darlaston geodata


Nearest schools to Grace Academy Darlaston

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
Woods Bank Academy
Rough Hay Road, Darlaston, Wednesbury, WS10 8NQ
Old Church Church of England C Primary School
School Street, Off Alma Street, Darlaston, Wednesbury, WS10 8DL
St Thomas More Catholic School, Willenhall
Darlaston Lane, Willenhall, WV14 7BL
Pinfold Street Primary School
Pinfold Street Extension, Darlaston, Wednesbury, WS10 8PU
St Joseph's Catholic Primary School, Darlaston
Rough Hay Road, Darlaston, Wednesbury, WS10 8HN
Rowley View Nursery School
149 Dangerfield Lane, Wednesbury, WS10 7RU
Field View Primary School
Lonsdale Road, Bilston, WV14 7AE
Kings Hill Primary School
Old Park Road, Wednesbury, WS10 9JG
Holy Trinity Catholic Primary School
Fraser Street, Bilston, WV14 7PD
Moorcroft Wood Primary School
Bull Lane, Bilston, Walsall, WV14 8NE