Exploring Media City

A bright, sun drenched, Media City was the venue for our Year 11 Geography students as they conducted their field study. Looking at the key features of the location, they were able to clearly see the grandeur of the location Read More …

Great minds collaborate

A superb, innovative, GCSE revision session took place this week, as high achieving Derby High students, from year 11, travelled to Woodhey High School, to work alongside the eager Woodhey students. This session was led by The Derby’s Mrs Booth Read More …

Motivated for Success

As we begin our new term let’s build on the success of our outstanding students from last term. Blue star badges were given to outstanding students who received the highest attitude to learning average. A superb number of students have Read More …

PUBLIC HEALTH MESSAGE – MEASLES

There is currently a measles outbreak in Greater Manchester .Measles is a highly infectious disease caused by a virus that can lead to serious complications such as liver infection (hepatitis), squints in the eyes, infection of the membranes surrounding the Read More …

Planting a woodland

The Derby High School Nature Club, celebrated the 350 trees that they were gifted from the Woodland Trust by organising a superb community event. The Friends of The Derby, students, parents/carers, a Metrolink representative and teachers joined together to engage in Read More …

Geographers shine in the sun

The sun shone down on our year 11 Geographers, as they conducted their valuable field trip work at Media City. This Human Investigation was an integral part of their GCSE. The students had to conduct surveys, carefully sketch their environment Read More …

Showcasing opportunities

The Skills North West at Event City had a huge range of exhibitors, showcasing a vast range of opportunities. Our year 10 students enjoyed touring the hall determined to have a go at the activities on offer and find out Read More …

Engineering marvels

Our year 8 Students made a fantastic impression at the Greater Manchester Engineering Challenge. This fabulous event was organised by The University of Manchester and sponsored by the Institute of Mechanical Engineers and the Institute of Mechanical Engineering and Technology. Read More …

Colossal Colomendy

Our Aspirational Leadership Spirit, year 10 group, ventured to Colomendy in Wales to embark on an adventurous, three day residential, packed with challenging, outdoor and indoor activities. The annual event offers the amazing opportunity for personal development, as leadership skills, Read More …

Empowering and successful

A huge number of guests accepted an invitation from the Derby High School to be part of fantastic, International Women’s Day event, organised by Mrs Wilkinson. The guests from a vast array of occupations shared their experiences with our year Read More …