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Senior High Notes 7th May

The Maths Department appear to have an infinite number of problems for us to solve. Although it’s over twenty years since I sat A level Maths, I am thoroughly enjoying working through them as they appear on Twitter on a daily basis. Well done to Mr Dodson and his team for setting students (and parents) these challenges!

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Primary High Notes 1st May

We have been hugely impressed with the outstanding work being submitted to teachers, showing a tremendous academic curiosity and love of learning. Please keep sending in photos and videos of what you are doing! For those of you who are fans of Star Wars, Monday is a special day. If any of you are planning to do, or create, anything special to celebrate, please let us know.

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Senior High Notes 1st May

We have been hugely impressed with the outstanding work being submitted to teachers, showing a tremendous academic curiosity and love of learning. Please keep sending in photos and videos of what you are doing! I loved the Tweets this week from the Maths Department about their “virtual” trip to Bletchley Park. It made me (almost) feel we were actually there! I particularly enjoyed the inevitable visit to the Gift Shop. It was lovely to receive a response from Bletchley Park thanking us for our visit and hoping to see us again soon!

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Primary High Notes 24th April

I do hope you are all continuing to keep well. I appreciate just how difficult this week is likely to have been for all families with the additional pressures of ensuring the children are busy with productive schoolwork. Please do not stress about being the perfect parent under these circumstances - it’s impossible! I would like to share with you some lovely comments we have received from parents over the past few days.

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Senior High Notes 24th April

I do hope you are all continuing to keep well. I appreciate just how difficult this week is likely to have been for all families with the additional pressures of ensuring the children are busy with productive schoolwork. Please do not stress about being the perfect parent under these circumstances - it’s impossible! I would like to share with you some lovely comments we have received from parents over the past few days.

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Daily High Notes 27th March

At the end of a busy and ultimately very unusual term, I would like to take this opportunity to thank our wonderful staff for their dedication, enthusiasm and good humour which ensures that Derby High is a happy and secure community for our children to develop their talents and skills.

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Getting Active Easter Competition

Our competition is about getting active using one or more of the DownDog exercise Apps. There are 3 levels of awards for this competition, click here for more information.

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Daily High Notes 26th March

It’s been another glorious day of sunshine. We’ve received lots of good news stories and positive comments over the last 24 hours from students and parents. Here are a few comments below: “Our Children have been enjoying and trying a lot of new things at home” “Dear Teachers - Thank you so much, my daughter really enjoys doing her school work. She goes to bed on time and wakes up on time – shower, PE, school work etc ! Sticking to her school routine and loves it” “Thank you Chaplain Jo. Wonderful words of wisdom”

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