• Slam poetry packs a punch with Aldridge students

    Young poets at Aldridge School got down to some serious slam poetry with visiting performance poet Giovanni ‘Spoz’ Esposito.

  • Presents from Aldridge

    This year, instead of doing a Secret Santa, the Aldridge School TAs decided to do a Reverse Advent calendar in aid of the Black Country Food Bank, based at the Thomas Project.

  • Aldridge charity concert

    Aldridge School’s Swing Band recently performed at Highbury Little Theatre in Sutto to raise money for Walsall Heart Care.

  • Commemorating the fall of the Berlin Wall

    The students decorated bricks with words in German to do with what builds walls in our society e.g. racism.

  • Make the right choice

    We are delighted to welcome PC Robert Pedley MBE into school this week to present to all year groups as part of our PSHCE programme. 

  • Castle competition

    Well done to the winners of this year’s castle competition, they created a game where you had to match up and label the features of the castle.

  • Antarctic Aldridge

    It is that time of the year when Year 7 are celebrating Antarctica in Geography. They have worked incredibly hard to create flags to represent Antarctica.

  • Odd Socks Day for Anti-Bullying Week

    Students have been wearing odd socks all day to raise awareness for Anti-Bullying Week. We have raised a fantastic £206.93, which will all go to the Anti-Bullying Alliance.

  • Aldridge Remembers

    Headteacher, Mr I. Bryant and students from Aldridge School joined with the rest of the Aldridge community to pay their respects at the Cenotaph on Sunday 10th November. 

  • Fundraising at Aldridge

    The Student Leadership Team hosted their first fundraising event – a cake sale in support of the RSPCA.

  • Pedestrian Safety

    A comedy performance by Performance in Education funded by Walsall Council was enjoyed by Year 7.

  • M.P. Visit

    Citizenship students invited local MP Wendy Morton into school today to discuss her views on poverty and homelessness.

  • Re-Start the Heart…

    A valuable life skill was delivered to all Year 7, 12 and 13 students as part of National Restart A Heart day.

Headteacher’s Welcome

Welcome to Aldridge School. We are a comprehensive school of over 1500 students situated near the centre of Aldridge village. We believe that it is our responsibility to work to meet the needs of every individual student, challenging them to achieve their best, supporting them to become responsible young adults and preparing them for their next steps into the world of work or further education. I am very proud and excited to be the Headteacher of Aldridge School.

Applications for September 2020

Aldridge School is an academy in The Mercian Trust and is rated good in all aspects by Ofsted and renowned for achieving excellence.

Aldridge School’s extensive curriculum and highly-praised teaching staff combine traditional education values with creativity and innovation. We have created a richly diverse and adaptable environment to give your child a solid foundation to grow as an individual, achieve the best possible standards in their exam results, and enter the world equipped with all the skills for a successful adult life. Our evenings run from 6pm until 8pm with a Headteacher’s talk at 6.30pm & 7.30pm taking place in Whitman Hall.

here will be a special meeting on Thursday 19th September 2019 at 5.30pm in Whitman Hall for parents and students interested in applying for a Music Scholarship.

Sixth Form

Whether you have spent the last five years at Aldridge School or you are joining us from another school, we offer you something special – the opportunity to achieve academic success and the chance to develop as an individual so that you leave us happy, confident and well prepared for the next phase in your life, be it work or university.

Our Post 16 Open Evening takes place on Thursday 7th November 2019 at 6:00pm