Monthly Archives: November 2015

Recent Performances

Congratulations to everyone who took part in, or helped in any way to stage HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL The sell out performances were a  massive hit with our audiences. Almost 200 students took part. The majority were on stage, but some worked as production assistants, technical crew, members of the orchestra or in the hair & beauty department, […]

Students in Year 12 took the first step on the road to becoming business leaders of the future. They were given tips to boost their employability skills as part of a session in school lead by Young Enterprise manager Richard Rochester. This was the first workshop in a series that will be led in school by Young […]

Students have handed over more than 150 Christmas shoeboxes to Derby Rotary Club. The boxes will be passed on to the charity Samaritan’s Purse, which collects shoeboxes as part of Operation Christmas Child to distribute to poor children across the world. The charity is hoping to hit the 8,000 figure this year and the shoeboxes […]

We would like to invite any parent or carer who would be prepared to give a couple of hours of their time in the coming weeks to discuss and help to improve our reporting system.  As national changes to reporting begin to take effect we recognise that our reports are in need of updating so […]

Intrepid students at Saint Benedict Catholic Voluntary Academy took part in a bell-boating activity as part of a course designed to develop a range of skills. Eleven students from Year 11 went on the bell-boats, which are twin-hulled canoes that can take a group of people, in an event organised by Darley Barn at Darley […]