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  • Our Lady and St Chad Catholic Academy
    Old Fallings Lane
    West Midlands
    WV10 8BL
  • Head: Ms Toni Ellis
  • T 01902 558250
  • F 01902 558251
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  • A state school for boys and girls aged from 11 to 18.
  • Boarding: No
  • Local authority: Wolverhampton
  • Pupils: 824
  • Religion: Roman Catholic
  • Ofsted:
    • Latest Overall effectiveness Good 1
      • 16-19 study programmes Good 1
      • Outcomes for children and learners Good 1
      • Quality of teaching, learning and assessment Good 1
      • Personal development, behaviour and welfare Good 1
      • Effectiveness of leadership and management Good 1
    • 1 Full inspection 14th March 2018
  • Previous Ofsted grade: Good on 10th January 2014
  • Ofsted report: View the Ofsted report

What the school says...

Summer 2005 - Best ever GCSE Results:
- 56% of Year 11 gained 5 or more A*-C;
- PE: 100% A*-C - Third year;
- Core subjects (Maths, English, Science, RE) - All over 40% A*-C;
- Many students with 11 or 12 A*-C.

Mission Statement:

Christ is the centre of our school.

He calls us all; pupils, parents, staff and Governors, to co-operate fully in the building of a community where individuals are treasured and able to grow to full potential in the love of Christ.

We will put into practice the values of truth, justice, charity, forgiveness, love and peace, as we live our daily lives together.
We will reach out to others to do what is good with a loving concern.
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What the parents say...

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2016 Good Schools Guide Awards

  • Best performance by Boys taking Applied Sciences at an English Comprehensive School (BTEC First Award)

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Special Education Needs

The school has Resource Base provision for 25 pupils with Moderate Learning Difficulties. The school also provides for a number of pupils with specific learning difficulties, including literacy and visual impairment. The school achieved the Silver Quality Mark from the LEA, for SEN and inclusion in November 2005.

Condition Provision for in school
ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders
CReSTeD registered for Dyslexia
English as an additional language (EAL)
Has an entry in the Autism Services Directory
Has SEN unit or class
HI - Hearing Impairment
Hospital School
Mental health
MLD - Moderate Learning Difficulty Y
MSI - Multi-Sensory Impairment
Natspec Specialist Colleges
OTH - Other Difficulty/Disability
Other SpLD - Specific Learning Difficulty
PD - Physical Disability
PMLD - Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulty
SEMH - Social, Emotional and Mental Health
SLCN - Speech, Language and Communication
SLD - Severe Learning Difficulty
Special facilities for Visually Impaired
SpLD - Specific Learning Difficulty
VI - Visual Impairment

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