A message from the Head


We want all students in the Academy to succeed academically and personally, regardless of background and ability. Our expectations are very high for all students in this large Comprehensive School and we monitor students throughout their time here to ensure that ambitious targets are met. We are really proud of our students who are committed to hard work and positive behavior. We believe that these two ingredients are vital for academic success. Since 1977, when the school opened as a Derbyshire Maintained School, it has undergone many changes but I am only the second Headteacher in all of this time. Continue Reading