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Rise in top GCSE grades

Grace Academy Coventry is celebrating, with a rise in the number of students achieving the top grades including 63% achieving grades 4-9 in English and 60% achieving grades 4-9 in Maths. Among the individual subject highlights were 87.1% of students achieving grades 4-9 in Biology, 83.9% achieving grades 4-9 in Physics and 77.4% achieving grades […]

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Grace Academy Coventry celebrates student achievements at A Level

100% OF GRACE ACADEMY COVENTRY STUDENTS WHO APPLIED, SECURED A PLACE AT UNIVERSITY Grace Academy Coventry’s Post-16 centre is celebrating some outstanding individual achievements, as 100% of students who applied, secured a place at university. Among the subject performance highlights was a 100% pass rate in A Level Photography, Maths and Psychology, as well as […]

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Cross Academy Charity Single

On Monday 14 and Tuesday 15 May 30 students from Grace Academy Solihull, Coventry and Darlaston came together to write, record and produce a song to raise funds for the mental health charity MIND. The students worked with  Mark Vallance, a songwriter from award-winning music publisher Phrased Differently. The song has been recorded and produced […]

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Message to students – This place is here and it’s for you!

The glass-fronted Ethos Room holds a central location just off the street, and aims to be used in a positive way to see students reach their full potential and explore their faith. We aim to see something happening every day of the week that is positive and engaging, something for them to opt into. Beccy Nettleton […]

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PERFORMING AT BIRMINGHAM CONSERVATOIRE

A group of 15 Grace Academy students who are all complete beginners, joined students from schools across the Midlands to play as part of the Modulo orchestra project at the Birmingham Conservatoire. They played pieces by Schostakowitsh and Haydn and two Grace Academy students, Esther Afonso and Aleksandra Solojova put themselves forward to compose a […]

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OUTSTANDING ART

Outstanding A Level Art student, Simran, says A Level is a big push after GCSE, but well-worth the effort. Talking about the process of creating an artwork at A Level, Simran explained: “You start by creating a storyboard of smaller ideas using different materials, and show your annotation about how you felt about using a particular […]

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Miss Understood raises self-esteem

A group of Year 8 and 9 students have taken part in a journey to understand and reflect on body image and self-esteem, as well as how to deal with friendships and emotions, in a six-week course called Miss Understood. The perfect lives and body images presented on social media tend to present huge challenges […]

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BUILDING SELF-BELIEF IN YOUNG PEOPLE

Our students have been offered the unrivalled chance to build their confidence and self-belief by taking part in a 3 to 4-week course run by the National Citizen Service (NCS). NCS is a national campaign funded by the Government to encourage students to build skills for work and life, with the opportunity to live away […]

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MOLLY DUNCAN WINS GOLD MEDAL

Many congratulations to Molly who has won a gold medal representing Coventry in a national Ice Skating Competition held in London, run by the National Ice Skating Association of Great Britain.  Explaining how she got started in competitive ice skating, Molly said: “It was my sister’s birthday and we went skating at Sky Dome Arena […]

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MOSAIC REGIONAL FINALS WINNERS

Young entrepreneurs from Grace Academy have won their place in the National Grand Finals of the Mosaic Enterprise Challenge after beating stiff competition from 177 other schools in the Midlands. The students made it to Regional Finals after making an outstanding £6 million profit in the first round online business simulation game, and then presented […]

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