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Transition: Year 6 – Year 7

Message to those joining The Derby High School in September 2024

Thank you for choosing The Derby High School and congratulations on gaining a place here for September 2024.

We are very excited to meet you.


If you have not already done so please email the school at or phone 0161 764 1819 to accept your child’s place.

Some dates

Our Induction Day (for students) is scheduled for Thursday 27th June 2024 and our Information Evening (for students and parents) is also on Thursday 27th June 2024.

More information will be sent out nearer the time about these key events.

As part of our transition process your child will be visited at their primary school by one of our transition team. 

We will write to you all soon and please check back on this page regularly for any updates.

Mr D White

General Information about transition:

General Transition advice and resources for parents/carers – BE AWESOME GO BIG PROJECT

General Transition advice and resources for Year 6 students – BE AWESOME GO BIG PROJECT

Transition advice from BBC BITESIZE

Please contact if you have any queries