Follow us on Twitter
Find us on Facebook
Join our Mailing List
See what students think of us
Call us on: 01785 333360
The Rural Enterprise Academy
Book a tour of the Academy!
Is your son or daughter in year 8? Call 01785 333360 to book an appointment
Geography fieldwork in Llandudno
Year 9 and 10 Rural Challenge Day
Rabbit health checks
Year 9 and 10 Rural Challenge Day
Making planters from old pallets.
Year 9 and 10 Rural Challenge Day
Bricklaying in the construction area.
Year 9 and 10 Rural Challenge Day
Feeding the meerkats!
Debating Competition Winners!
The winning team at The Houses of Parliament
Debating Competition Winners!
The proposer
Debating Competition Winners!
The main speaker
Debating Competition Winners!
The summariser

Latest Notices:

Year 11 summer exams

The start of the summer exam season is only a matter of weeks away. The exam timetable for academy students can be viewed here: Y11 summer exam timetable

Please note, Wednesday 26th June is the date of the contingency day. A letter of explanation can be viewed here: Summer 2019 Exams – Contingency Day


The Rural Enterprise Academy is currently consulting on a proposal to become part of the Penk Valley Multi Academy Trust.  Details of the proposal, including how interested parties can make representations, can be found by following this link:


Year 11 revision

For those students who require some guidance on where to start with their revision, a weekly timetable can be viewed here: revision timetable wc: 6.5.19

The timetable will be updated each Monday morning.

Site Access – updated 21.12.18

From January, permanent access to the site for visitors will be via the Wolverhampton Drive entrance only. There will be 2 barriers in operation along the drive. The first barrier will be opened during peak times to allow the flow of traffic. The second barrier will remain as it is.  Outside of peak times, visitors will have to use the intercom to gain access to the site.

new edition of TREAT

This term’s edition of TREAT, our termly newsletter, can  be viewed here:TREAT Dec 2018

Welcome to The Rural Enterprise Academy!

We invite you to experience all that The Rural Enterprise Academy has to offer, including: a brand new campus, an exciting and engaging curriculum and access to all of South Staffordshire College’s Rodbaston Campus facilities.

Our aim is to educate, nurture and inspire future rural entrepreneurs. Whether our students want to work outdoors, look after our planet, or help to feed the nation – we grow talent!

We are sponsored by three businesses: Veolia, the National Farmers Union, and South Staffordshire College who will ensure our students can access the very best facilities, and are well equipped for the future, whether looking to move on to employment, or on to further training including higher education.

The registered address for The Rural Enterprise Academy is:

South Staffordshire College
Rodbaston Hall
Stafford Road
ST19 5PH
Tel: 01785 333360


Our Principal is: Lorraine Makin and the chair of the Board of Governors is Mr Graham Morley.  They can both be contacted at the above address.

Contact telephone number for the Trust is 01785 333360.

Find out more about the Rural Enterprise Academy partners:

VeoliaNFUSouth Staffordshire College
© 2019 The Rural Enterprise Academy   E:   T: 01785 333360
Academy Policies - Cookie Information
The information on this website is correct at this point in time however it may be subject to change without prior notice