Year 11 Parents’ Evening/Careers Event

Monday 14th January 2019

Year 11 Parents’ Evening and Careers Event will take place this Wednesday 16th January 16:00 – 19:00. There will be a careers marketplace taking place and a different format to the evening. A letter will be sent home with students.


Monday 7th January 2019

Following our Academy Council meeting late last year, students asked for lockers to be made available in school.

We are pleased to announce that lockers were installed over the Christmas holidays and are available to hire direct from ILS Ltd.

Letters will be sent home with students this week. A copy of the letter has been uploaded on our website.

Year 11 Parents/Carers

Friday 21st December 2018

Dear Year 11 Parents/Carers.

A letter regarding English/maths revision has been posted to you which you will receive in the next few days. Within the maths letter there is a mention of a website to visit, the actual web address: which is slightly different to the one published in the letter.


Kind regards

Mr Howell


Wednesday 19th December 2018

Students will be given their reports tomorrow to take home.
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact school.

End of Term Arrangements

Monday 17th 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

Thursday 13th 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

Friday 7th 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.

Prophet Muhammad’s Birthday

Monday 3rd December 2018

I am proud to announce that we are celebrating Prophet Muhammad’s birthday at the City of Derby Academy today.  I would like say a huge thank you to Mohammed Danyaal Hussian and the year 11 helpers who have hand delivered roses and cards to all tutor groups.  In addition, Danyaal, supported by As-Siraat and Muhammad Burhaan Khandia have donated the gifts and shared a video to all students spreading Prophet Mohammad’s message of peace and love.

What a great start to the week!

Christmas Lunch

Monday 3rd December 2018

Happy Birthday to Prophet Muhammad

Monday 3rd December 2018