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Year 6-7 transition

for entry in september 2020



Below is the timetable we would usually be following. We will soon publish revised information about how we will  manage  transition during the current pandemic.

Allocation of places: 2 march 2020

Information regarding this will be sent to families from Derbyshire County Council. We will then write to all these families in in the weeks following this date. 

You can view our Welcome Brochure 2020 here

SEN Coffee Morning: date tbc

Invitations will be sent to some families to attend this. Date tbc but likely to be in June/July.

visits to primary schools

Our House Tutors meet students at their primary schools, to ensure they have all the information they need (about travel, uniform etc) before the Transition Day.

Transition Day: thursday  2 July 2020

Students will get to spend a day with us.

Transition Welcome Evening for Parents and Carers: Thursday 2 July 2020

Parents and carers will hear from staff about life in our school. Uniform can be purchased from 6pm. The presentation starts at 6.30pm.

start of Year 7

Years 7, 11 and Post 16: first day is Thursday 3 September 2020.
Everybody else: first day is Friday 4 September 2020.


for entry in september 2021

Our annual Open Evening for Years 5 and 6 will take place on Thursday 1 October 2020.

If you want to come and visit us individually, please contact us.

We will also be visiting our local primary schools - dates tbc.