Hillcrest School and Community College


The Link Academy - Dudley Academies Trust

Simms Lane
West Midlands



Reception - 01384 816500
Fax - 01384 816501

Mrs J Fellows (Headteacher's PA) will be pleased to deal with your general enquiries


The Link Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, volunteers and visitors to share this commitment.

If you have any concerns please ask to speak to Mrs R Jones, Senior Assistant Principal (Designated Child Protection Officer).


Getting Here


Arriving by vehicle

Directions are available from Google Maps. Our postcode for sat-nav users is DY2 0PB. Entrance to the car park is on Hill Street. All visitors must report to reception immediately upon their arrival.



If you are walking to the school, please use the pedestrian entrance on Hill Street (through the car park). Directions are available from Google Maps. Please report immediately to reception.


Arrival by public transport

Use bus 243 from Dudley Bus Station (Stand J). Journey for about 4 minutes, exiting the bus at Baptist End/Simms Lane on Cinder Bank. Walk up Simms Lane and you will the school in front of you on the right hand side of the road. Walk past the school and up Hill Street on the right. The pedestrian entrance is further up Hill Street on the right hand side (through the car park). Please report immediately to reception. If you would like more help on arriving by public transport try TransportDirect or Traveline.