Invisible Universe

Derby students from all year groups had an exciting time engaging in the ‘Invisible Universe’ workshop, brilliantly delivered by Jodrell Bank outreach worker Lexi. The workshop looked at the work being done on the upcoming James Webb Space Telescope. Students Read More …

An amazing, immersive day

Derby year 11 students enjoyed a huge, action packed day at Salford Quays. The day began at the Landings in Media City with a lively question and answer session involving three experts who were employed in the Media Industry. Simon, Read More …

Success in the shadow of Concorde

Our Year 10 students, who won the McBride Make It Enterprise Challenge in Rochdale last year, arrived at the Runway Visitor Centre full of promise. The ‘Make It’ final, sponsored by Tata Chemicals, was a tense completion, fought underneath the Read More …

Macmillan Cancer Support

The Derby High School staged three fantastic events, to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support. It all began with a bake sale, as students ,excitedly, sold cakes to their peers. Whilst this was going on, Mrs Brooks our Attendance Officer, Read More …

Social Media Alert

We have been informed by the safeguarding team at Bury L.A that there are a number of Instagram accounts linked to Radcliffe usernames that could be compromising the safety of young people. The main site of concern is an Instagram Read More …

Celebrating our GCSE results

At The Derby High School we are celebrating another year of great results. 2018 has seen improvements again at 4+ and 5+ in both English and Mathematics and we are predicting a positive Progress 8 score for the third successive Read More …

Animal magic!

The Science and Arts Summer School for Year 9 students was a fascinating exploration of animal life. Instilling in the pupils the ability to identify birds and other animals was the first theory task in the classroom, expertly done by Read More …

Fantastic Prizegiving!

Our Lower School Prizegiving was a fantastic event, a chance to reward our students with subject, attendance, pastoral and special awards. The Mayor of Bury Councillor Jane Black and our Chair of Governors Colonel Eric Davidson presented prizes. Our Headteacher Read More …

Fabulous Festival

The Derby’s festival for the community to celebrate the opening of the new STEAM Garden was truly fabulous! An array of stalls were on hand for guests to enjoy as singing, music and dance lit up the stage.  Headteacher, Ms Read More …