Remembering Mrs Alexander

At 2:00pm Wednesday  21st October staff and students from the Derby High School lined the streets to pay their respects to Mrs Alexander. Our Headteacher Ms Hubert paid tribute to her: “Christine Alexander has been at The Derby High School Read More …

Time to celebrate!

Now is the time to celebrate for those Derby students who once again achieved some amazing results. It was fabulous to see our students rejoicing after being so resilient over the summer. Our Head Teacher Ms Hubert said: “After a Read More …

Generous BAME Project gifts

The amazing BAME project (a non-profit community group) has given us Android Tablets and stationary packs to distribute to students that need them most in Bury East. The only criterion is economic need within that area. The generous gifts are Read More …

Exploring sea defences

Our year 11 Geographers enjoyed a windswept day exploring the beach at Cleveleys on the Fylde Coast. The purpose of the visit was to complete a study on the sea defenses. The students took measurements of the Groynes to look Read More …

Cooking to win!

Mariyah Muhammad is looking to continue her winning streak as she goes to Leeds in the next round of the Young Chef Competition. Having already triumphed in the internal round at The Derby, in the local heat at Bolton School Read More …

Wild World Showcase

The Derby High supported by ‘Friends of The Derby’ welcomed ‘Crocodile Joe’ to perform his Wild World showcase for a range of excited classes. He shared with students some of his adventures and brought in some amazing animals. Beginning with Read More …

Book Factor

A highlight of the week of events celebrating World Book Day is always our annual Book Factor. Talented teachers perform dramatic readings in front of judges and a captive audience. This year the competition was as fierce as ever, with Read More …

Unveiling Islam

Year 10 GCSE RE students were inspired by Yasma Osman, a speaker from the Unveiling Islam initiative, which is part of the Myriad Foundation. She gave a students a fabulous insight into the five pillars of Islam, which form the Read More …