Blessed William Howard

The Painsley Catholic Academy was established in 2012. We are the largest Catholic multi-academy company in the Archdiocese of Birmingham.

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We are able to provide a dedicated school minibus service for a cost of £690 per year for students from the following areas:

Minibus 1 - Gnosall, Haughton, Woodseaves

Minibus 2 - Brewood, Coven, Penkridge, 

Minibus 3 - Great Haywood, Little Haywood

Minibus 4 - Stone

Please contact Mrs Deakin for more information at
Places are limited!

For children who catch public service buses 

Public buses are available into school from many different areas and the school and the council have worked in close collaboration to ensure transport arrangements are now in place to meet the needs of our students. 

Full details on public buses are available here.