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The Jamaican High Commissioner paid a visit to Saint Benedict Catholic Voluntary Academy as part of an official visit to Derby. His Excellency Mr Seth George Ramocan is Jamaican High Commisioner to the UK and Jamaican ambassador to several other nations around the world. Mr Ramocan met a group of pupils and staff and was […]

School Tours

Tours of the School will take place on Wednesday 2 October and Friday 11 October at 9.15 am.  Please contact Ruth Darby on or phone 01332 554295 to book your place.

Saint Benedict Catholic Voluntary Academy Alumni returned to give Years 11, 12 and 13 advice about their futures. Ex-students who are now at university, completing apprenticeships or in employment came back for our annual Meet the Former Student event. Students were given a booklet containing questions they might like to ask along with a list […]

Due to a current problem with the telephone system please could you call or text a pupil’s absence (including your name and the pupils name) to the following number – 07107230442

Student Rebecca Phelan has achieved top GCSE results despite undergoing a life-changing operation just weeks before her exams were due to start. Rebecca was one of our top performers, achieving seven grade 9s and three grade 8s. She said: “Some of the results came as a complete surprise and it doesn’t feel real. I still don’t […]