The ACE Academy, Tipton, is part of the University of Wolverhampton Multi-Academy Trust. Offering a specialism in enterprise, it is a mixed comprehensive with over 1400 pupils, aged 11 - 18 years. The school offers a full D&T curriculum at KS3 and KS4. Students are given a number of design and making tasks; literacy, numeracy, ICT and enterprising skills are embedded within the curriculum and pupils are therefore taught to see the link between these and the subject. The school has two new workshops, two new cooking rooms, 1 graphics classroom and a new ICT suite which is accessible to pupils.
ACE Academy with Alucast developed the 'manufacturing in quantity' school project