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FAIRFAX Academy in Sutton Coldfield, founding school of the Fairfax Multi-Academy Trust, is celebrating another year of A Level success with Y13 students celebrating positive outcomes in a broad range of A level and Vocational subjects.

Principal, Deborah Bunn said, “We are delighted that our students have enjoyed so much success following the challenges they have faced throughout the pandemic.

Despite not having sat formal GCSE examinations in 2020, students have achieved an examination record number of top grades. Students approached their Y13 assessments with resilience and maturity and we have been incredibly proud of them.”
“Students at Fairfax Sixth Form continue to make strong progress in a range of academic subjects and we have been impressed to see them rise to the challenge of education post-pandemic restrictions.”
“The staff at Fairfax would like to congratulate all of our students whose hard work has paid off; we are delighted for them and wish them every success in the next stages of their employment, education and training.


Following a set of strong A Level results last week, students are celebrating another successful year of GCSE performance. Excellent standards have been maintained across all core subjects with an increased number of students securing the highest external assessment grades.

Deborah Bunn, Principal, said: “Congratulations to all of our students. The pandemic has presented our students with many challenges over the last 3 years and they have demonstrated resilience and maturity We are extremely proud of them and wish them every success in the next stages of their employment, education and training. We look forward to welcoming a large number of our students back to Fairfax to continue their educational journey in our successful sixth form”.

Pictured are some of The Academy’s high performing students.

PQA Monologue Slam Success

Congratulations to Niah in Y8!
Niah has been selected as one of the nine 2022 PQA Monologue Slam National Winners. A fantastic achievement! Well done! 👏