I am delighted, and very proud, to be the Headteacher at the City of Derby Academy. Students are at the heart of everything we do and we aim to provide all students with an engaging and enjoyable learning experience which will develop both academic and personal success.

Mr P Smith

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End of Term Arrangements

December 2018

**End of Term Arrangements**

Students will be given a letter to take home today outlining the end of term arrangements;
* Friday (21st) will be the last day of term
* School will close at 12:15
* Students are expected to wear full uniform.

Mr Smith and Staff at the City of Derby Academy would like to take this opportunity to wish you all a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.

Raising Money for Rainbows Children’s Hospice

December 2018

Our head students and prefects will be selling raffle tickets to raise money for Rainbows Children’s Hospice.
Tickets will be on sale during tonight’s Christmas Concert and during break and lunch time until the 19th December.

Tickets will be drawn on Wednesday 19th December 2018.

Winners will be notified using the contact details provided at the time of sale.

Year 11 Photos

December 2018

Year 11 Photos

Year 11 individual and group photo proofs will be handed to students on Monday (10th).

There will an opportunity for Parents/Guardians to purchase up to three photographs; individual, formal and ‘relaxed’ group.

Students will receive two envelopes which contain proofs of the individual photo and a ‘relaxed’ group photo. The formal group photo is available to view below or via our Facebook page. A copy of the photo will also be on display in school.

Orders for the formal photograph must be submitted by ticking the relevant box on the individual photo order form.

Order deadline: Friday 21st December 2018.

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Forthcoming Events

Fri 21st Dec
Last Day of Term
Mon 7th Jan
First Day of Term
Thu 10th Jan
Uniform Pop-up Shop 15:00 – 16:15
Wed 16th Jan
Year 11 Parents’ Evening 16:00 – 19:00


Lockdown Procedure
19th Oct 2018


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