Q3 Academy Great Barr data

Q3 Academy Great Barr is located in Great Barr, Birmingham and falls under the local authority of Sandwell. The school's religious denomination is Christian. This mixed-sex secondary school has 1,133 pupils, with a capacity of 1,150, aged from eleven up to nineteen, and the type of establishment is academy sponsor led. The school has 74 teachers with each teacher on average earning the full-time equivalent of £33,571. The most recend Ofsted inspection was 31st January 2017 resulting in an good rating.

Q3 Academy Great Barr contact details

AddressQ3 Academy Great Barr
Wilderness Lane
Great Barr
West Midlands
B43 7SD
Head of SchoolMr Mark Arnull

About Q3 Academy Great Barr

Phase of EducationSecondary
Type of EstablishmentAcademy sponsor led
Admissions PolicyNon-selective
Statutory Low Age11
Statutory High Age19
BoardersNot applicable
Official Sixth FormHas a sixth form
Religious CharacterChristian
DioceseNot applicable
Special ClassesNo Special Classes


Census Date21st January 2021
School Capacity1,150
Number of Pupils1,13399% capacity
Number of Boys59953%
Number of Girls53447%
Free School Meals (%)13.8%

Where is Q3 Academy Great Barr?

Street AddressWilderness Lane
LocalityGreat Barr
CountyWest Midlands
PostcodeB43 7SD
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Q3 Academy Great Barr on a map

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Ofsted Last Inspection31st January 2017
Ofsted RatingGood
Ofsted Special MeasuresNot applicable

Teachers at Q3 Academy Great Barr

Total Number of Teachers74
Total Number of Teachers (Full-Time Equivalent)72.8
Total Number of Teaching Assistants14
Total Number of Teaching Assistants (Full-Time Equivalent)11.8
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff43
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff (Full-Time Equivalent)38
Pupil:Teacher Ratio14.5
Mean Gross Full-Time Equivalent Salary of All Teachers£33,571

Q3 Academy Great Barr administrative data

Establishment NameQ3 Academy Great Barr
Establishment Number6908
Unique Reference Number135449
Local AuthoritySandwell
Local Authority Code333
Previous Local Authority Code999
Government Statistical Service Local Authority CodeE08000028
Government Office RegionWest Midlands
District CodeE08000028
WardGreat Barr with Yew Tree
Parliamentary ConstituencyWest Bromwich East
Urban/Rural Description(England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Middle Super Output AreaSandwell 006
Lower Super Output AreaSandwell 006A

Q3 Academy Great Barr history

Establishment StatusOpen
Last Changed Date11th January 2022
Reason Establishment OpenedNew Provision
Open Date1st September 2008
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
Special Educational Needs (SEN) Priority 1SpLD - Specific Learning Difficulty
Special Educational Needs (SEN) Priority 2VI - Visual Impairment
Special Educational Needs (SEN) Priority 3OTH - Other Difficulty/Disability


Trust flagSupported by a multi-academy trust
School Sponsor flagLinked to a sponsor
School SponsorQuaerere Academy Trust, (Q3 Academy - Eric and Grace Payne)


Federation flagNot applicable

Further Education/Higher Education

UK Provider Reference Number10024117
Further Education TypeNot applicable

Q3 Academy Great Barr geodata


Nearest schools to Q3 Academy Great Barr

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
Grove Vale Primary School
Monksfield Avenue, Great Barr, Birmingham, B43 6AL
St Margaret's CofE Primary School
Birmingham Road, Great Barr, Birmingham, B43 7AP
Holy Name Catholic Primary School
Cross Lane, Great Barr, Birmingham, B43 6LN
Yew Tree Primary School
Birchfield Way, Yew Tree Estate, Walsall, WS5 4DX
Whitecrest Primary School
Whitecrest, Great Barr, Birmingham, B43 6HQ
Ferndale Primary School
Ferndale Avenue, Great Barr, Birmingham, B43 5QF
Hamstead Junior School
Hamstead Road, Great Barr, Birmingham, B43 5BE
Hamstead Infant School
Tanhouse Avenue, Great Barr, Birmingham, B43 5AS
Delves Infant School
Botany Road, Delves, Walsall, WS5 4PU
Delves Junior School
Bell Lane, Delves, Walsall, WS5 4PU