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  • Tudor Grange Academy
    Dingle Lane
    West Midlands
    B91 3PD
  • Head: Mr Darren Turner
  • T 0121 705 5100
  • F 0121 703 8226
  • E
  • W www.solihull.t…
  • A mainstream state school for pupils aged from 11 to 18
  • Boarding: No
  • Local authority: Solihull
  • Pupils: 1,514
  • Religion: Non-denominational
  • Review: View The Good Schools Guide Review
  • Ofsted:
    • Latest Overall effectiveness Outstanding 1
      • Outcomes for children and learners Outstanding 1
      • Quality of teaching, learning and assessment Outstanding 1
      • Effectiveness of leadership and management Outstanding 1
    • 1 Full inspection 26th June 2014
  • Previous Ofsted grade: Outstanding on 10th December 2008
  • Ofsted report: View the Ofsted report

What says..

We watched pupils arriving quietly in happy groups, greeting and being greeted by staff; we observed a tutorial group being reminded of special activities in the near future in an atmosphere of relaxed concentration and fun. Not a grade-chasing school approaching league table results as if they were the Holy Grail.

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What the school says...

Converted to an academy 2010.

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2015 Good Schools Guide Awards

  • Best performance by Girls taking Film Studies at an English Comprehensive School (GCSE)
  • Excellent performance by Boys taking Film Studies at an English Comprehensive School (GCSE)

What The Good Schools Guide says


Since 2014, Mr Darren Turner BA Ed MA Ed, married with four children. Educated at St Luke’s College, Exeter, Mr Turner is example of that army of PE teachers who, in the last few years, have marched on to become heads. Most of his energies have been devoted to encouraging and inspiring pupils and teachers, another powerful feature of the PE world. In his time he has led a department to national recognition, winning national DfE awards for contributions to the PE and sport at King’s School, Winchester. Meanwhile, he found time to play some good minor counties cricket, some semi-professional football, of which we witnessed evidence later on, and coached rugby for Hampshire and England U17s. He has been a director of sport, and gained his masters in educational leadership from Warwick University...

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