Birchills C of E Community Academy is located within a residential area of Walsall in the West Midlands. It is situated several hundred yards west of the town centre and is an established area containing many different housing types, though Victorian/Edwardian terraced houses and inter-war council houses are the most frequent type. The local area has an above average proportion of ethnic minorities living in it.
Birchills C of E Community Academy is a two form entry academy consisting of a single and two story building split into Early Years, Key Stage 1 (Years 1 and 2) and Key Stage 2 (Years 3, 4, 5, and 6). We have grown over the years and we are currently nearing 440 children on roll. The Academy has a large playground in the centre of the site and a large playing field to the rear of the premises.