About

Headteacher's Welcome
We are proud to be a high achieving school that offers so many exciting opportunities for all our students...
Admissions
Bury Council manage school admissions; details on admission procedure can be found here.
Awards and Recognition
See the awards our school has won
British Values
The Department for Education has introduced a statutory duty for schools to promote British Values...
Catch-up funding
The Derby High School is committed to ensuring that Year 7 students who arrive...
Current Governers
See the list of our current Governers
GM Higher
Greater Manchester Higher is a collaborative network of higher education providers in Greater Manchester...
Mission Statement
School motto: EXCELLENCE, TRADITION, IMAGINATION At the Derby High School, we strive for excellence...
Ofsted
View our two most recent Ofsted reports. The first 4 pages are from 2018's report, and the last 8 pages are from 2014's report.
Operation Encompass
As part of The Derby High School’s commitment to keeping children safe...
Our Curriculum
In 2019 we introduced the Resilience Curriculum which is currently being delivered to the new...
Our Partners
See the business and communities our school works with
Policies
Access and download our policies
Prospectus
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Pupil Premium Funding
The Derby High School is committed to ensuring that all students make the best possible progress...
SEND Information
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School Performance
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Schools Financial Benchmarking
See the Government's School Benchmarking webpage
SMSC
SMSC stands for spiritual, moral, social and cultural. At The Derby High School...
Student Leadership
At The Derby High School, we have always been committed to investing in the leaders of the future...
Term Dates & B Weeks
See our term dates for the school year
The School Day
See our student timetable from September 2021
The 7Rs
Here at The Derby High School, we have a framework that we call the 7 Rs. They are 7 themes...
Transition
Transition: Year 6 into Year 7
Uniform & PE Kit
See our information page for school uniform and PE Kit
Whole School Reading
Here at The Derby High School reading is an integral part of our day to day practice.