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Why The Link Academy?

As part of Dudley Academies Trust, we benefit from:

  • Support from a team of Outstanding Practitioners – teachers who are experts in their subjects who work with our teachers and your children
  • Help with recruiting exceptional teaching staff
  • Shared best practice in the classroom
  • Shared resources
  • Shared learner support
  • An excellent Careers programme
  • Investment in our buildings, IT and facilities
  • The latest available learning technologies
  • A tried and tested model of how to improve behaviour and motivate learners
  • The resources and expertise of Dudley College of Technology

In addition, The Link Academy offers:

  • Leadership who have a clear plan for moving forward and a passionate commitment to the school
  • Very strong roots in the local community and a welcome for the many children who come from outside
  • A medium-sized school with the plenty of resources and facilities, but retaining a friendly atmosphere
  • Dance studios, dry-play pitches and indoor sports facilities (a whole leisure centre!), performance spaces, a large and modern dining and kitchen area
  • A broad range of extra-curricular clubs, teams, activities and trips
  • A school that is absolutely determined to win back the ‘excellent’ grading that it previously boasted.