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

Latest News

Join Our Team!

February 2018

City of Derby Academy are now recruiting for:

• Teaching – Maths, History and Geography

• Administration and Reprographics Officer

• Head of Religious Studies

Please click on the following link for further details:

Travel Disruptions (Normanton Ward)

February 2018

We have been informed by Derby City Council of road resurfacing works that will take place between the 19th February – 19th March 2018. Works will cause disruptions to travel to and from school.

Please click on the link below for the full details.

Balaclava Road and St Thomas Road Resurfacing

Another debating team success!!

February 2018

A massive well done to our debating team; Mohammed H, Harmpreet S, Zainab I and Joshua L, who won another debate on Wednesday evening.


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Forthcoming Events

Mon 26th Feb
All students back to school
Fri 23rd Mar
3.00pm School closes for Easter Holiday
Mon 9th Apr
All students back to school
Fri 25th May
3.00pm School closes for Holiday


Class Chart App
30th Jan 2018
Calais Trip 2018
11th Jan 2018
Autumn 2017 Newsletter
15th Dec 2017


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