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

Half Term

October 2019

School will be closed from Monday 28th – Friday 1st November for half term. School reopens on Monday 4th November.


October 2019

This Friday, the 25th October is an INSET day (staff training). The school will be closed to all students.

Current Vacancies

October 2019

We currently have vacancies for:

▪️Midday Supervisor
▪️Exam Invigilators
▪️Learning Mentor

Please click on the link for further details and an application form: https://www.qegsmat.com/current-vacancies/

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Forthcoming Events

Wed 22nd Jan
Year 11 Presentation Evening
Wed 29th Jan
Year 9 Parents’ Evening


Welcome Back 2019
16th Sep 2019
9th Sep 2019
Summer Newsletter 2019
18th Jul 2019


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