City of Derby Academy is Open

Thursday 14th December 2017

We have been made aware of a message going around social media that the school is closed today. We would like to let everyone know that this is not the case and, the City of Derby Academy is open as usual.

REMINDER: Students break up for the Christmas and New Year period next Tuesday 19th December 2017. School will be closing earlier than usual at 1.00pm. Students will return on Thursday 4th January 2018.

Thank You

Thank You!

Tuesday 12th December 2017

We would like to thank Martin and his team for all of their hard-work over the past few days, ensuring the school is kept safe for visitors, staff and students. The team have worked tirelessly to clear footpaths, the car park and playgrounds in extreme conditions and temperatures.


Preparations for Bad Weather

Friday 8th December 2017

Snow is forecast over the next few days and it is our intention to open as normal, however, if the weather affects the safety of our students and staff, then the decision to close might have to be made.

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CoDA Celebrates the Birthday of the Prophet Muhammad

Friday 1st December 2017

Today, the City of Derby Academy have celebrated the birthday of the prophet Muhammad.

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Information Evenings

Wednesday 20th September 2017

Thank you to everyone who has been to the information evenings. Download copies of the presentations here. Check the calendar for further information evenings for other year groups.

Great First Day

Friday 8th September 2017

It has been a pleasure to welcome all of the Year 7 students to the City of Derby Academy today. They have all had a fantastic day, look impeccable in their new uniforms and I am delighted that they all left with big smiles on their faces. – Mr Smith