St Peter's SLAM! Basketball Academy
ST Peter’s SLAM! Basketball Academy is a unique partnership between St Peter’s Collegiate Academy Sixth Form and Team Wolverhampton SLAM! Basketball Club which provides an outstanding academic and athletic development programme like no other.
Whether it is to study or play at university level, gain scholarships in the UK/USA or play basketball to a professional standard, our students will have the teaching, coaching, mentoring and support to achieve their basketball dreams.
The St Peter’s SLAM! Basketball Academy is proud to offer:
Our inclusive academy caters for both elite and development level student athletes, ensuring all can succeed. Students will have the opportunity to compete in a range of leagues including the Academy Basketball League (ABL), U18 National Basketball League, Association of Colleges (AoC) and Youth Basketball League (YBL).
We are also proud to be hosting our own Central Venue League (CVL) from September 2022 where our teams will compete against other schools and colleges in and around the city and Black Country.
Students enrolled in our SLAM! Academy will receive expert coaching from our Director of Basketball and Head Coach, Mr Douaine Anderson. Mr Anderson has had an outstanding basketball career and is currently playing for Great Britain’s Over 40s Basketball Team having previously played for the British Basketball League.
Financial assistance is available for students who qualify for bursary support.