Walsall Academy

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Walsall Academy is a Comprehensive Academy secondary school in Bloxwich, West Midlands, England.wikipedia
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Walsall Academy is a Comprehensive Academy secondary school in Bloxwich, West Midlands, England.
Walsall Academy

Worshipful Company of Mercers

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Sponsored by the Worshipful Company of Mercers and Thomas Telford School, it provides free education for all students.
In recent times the Company has founded a City Technology College (Thomas Telford School) and two City Academies (Walsall Academy and Sandwell Academy).

Thomas Telford School

Sponsored by the Worshipful Company of Mercers and Thomas Telford School, it provides free education for all students.
These are in Walsall and Sandwell; both are now fully built and operational.

T. P. Riley Comprehensive School

Built on the site of the former T. P. Riley Comprehensive School, it cost £23 million.
Demolition work at T.P Riley began towards the end of 2001 and lessons were taught in Portakabin buildings until the new school, known as Walsall Academy, was opened in September 2003.

Metropolitan Borough of Walsall

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It opened in September 2003 with 470 students on the roll, and after four years that figure had increased to 1,150 – making it one of the most populated secondary schools in the Metropolitan Borough of Walsall.

Academy (English school)

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The school was one of the first City Academies in Britain.

General Certificate of Secondary Education

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In 2009, it was the fifth-highest-ranking secondary school overall (and the second-highest-ranking state comprehensive) in the borough with 61% of GCSE students gained 5 A*-C grades.

The Bulwell Academy

Other schools in the group include the Madeley Academy, Sandwell Academy and Walsall Academy.