Creative Conductors!

Our year 7 students put on their Eon lab coats and quickly immersed themselves in the fantastic Creative Conductors workshop. The two hour session, in one of our amazing new science labs, ensured that they learned about energy conduction, circuits Read More …

Year 9 Shine In Ryman Challenge

The National Enterprise Challenge-Ryman Challenge was enthusiastically delivered by four facilitators to the whole of Year 9. The students immersed themselves in the challenge superbly and undertook the task to create a dynamic new advertising campaign to replace the existing Back Read More …

Book Factor delights audience

The Book Factor attracted a large number of entrants as teachers read extracts from exciting novels, in a bid to be crowned champion for 2018. They performed in front of a group of teacher judges who had very high expectations! Read More …

Rewarding Success

The after school rewards trip, to AMF Bowling on the Rock in  Bury, was a great event. Featuring outstanding students from across  year groups, this was a superb opportunity to celebrate student success. The competition was intense but Emma Kay Read More …

Skills North West career showcase

Year 10 students from The Derby High School enjoyed exploring different career/learning destinations at the Skills North West Careers Event at Event City, Manchester. The showcase enabled students to try interactive exhibits, talk to employers and find out about a Read More …

Our amazing mentors

The Derby High mentors are performing a superb role as ambassadors for the Derby High School. Representatives were at the Longfield Suite for the poignant Holocaust Memorial event, held at the end of January. Jemma Bowkett and Ben Houghton read Read More …

Inspiring Women!

To celebrate International Women’s Day, The Derby High School held a fantastic event, as an array of inspiring women spoke of their life experiences and their careers. A huge amount of current careers were represented such as; marketing, a personal Read More …

Dynamic drumming!

Former Status Quo drummer, Jeff Rich, delivered a dynamic drumming session to the whole of Year 7 (over 200 students) in our Sports Hall! Beginning with a short history and demonstration of drums, such as tribal drums and military drums, Read More …