Hot Weather

Please could children leave their ties and blazers at home this week due to the hot weather. Don't forget sun cream, hats and water bottles!

June 18th, 2017|

Maths Cross Curricular Day

In addition to the wonderful Summer Serenade last Thursday, DCPS held a cross curricular mathematics day across the school.  The children really enjoyed taking part in activities that involved investigating mathematics in different subject areas. Reception created some fantastic pictures using 2D shapes. PP1 focused on symmetry in art and symmetry in nature and produced [...]

June 8th, 2017|

Karting Mad!

One of our Year 6 students, Dan Parrans- Smith, is an avid karter, and a couple of weeks ago he took part in the East Anglian Kart Championships at Kimbolton Circuit, Cambridgeshire. Against fierce National competition he managed a podium in 3rd place in the final, having never finished off the podium in all of [...]

June 6th, 2017|

LAMDA Exam Results

Congratulations to the large number of pupils who have passed their LAMDA examinations! Examination Name LAMDA Introductory Graded Examination Solo James McFarlane Introductory Stage One Archie Rathband Joules Pritchard Harry Elias Pippa Rees Jemima Saunders LAMDA Introductory Graded Examination Solo Heidi Blurton Introductory Stage Three Finley Jacques LAMDA Level 1 Award In Communication (Grade 3) [...]

June 5th, 2017|

Year 6 PGL Update

The Year 6 Children have arrived safe and sound at PGL. Mr Bettaney

May 22nd, 2017|

Encore! – Another fantastic win for local school choir

Press Release - 16th May 2017 Encore! – Another fantastic win for local school choir On Friday 5th May, Denstone College Prep School Choir took part in the 109th Derby Arts Festival at the St John the Evangelist Church in Derby. This is an amateur competitive festival for Drama, Music, Dance and Speech. This is the [...]

May 22nd, 2017|

Year 3, 4 & 5 Dovedale Walk

The Years 3, 4 & 5  have arrived safely in Milldale and the walk is well underway!

May 22nd, 2017|

A Special Treat For Year 3.

Year 3 had some special visitors today. Alfred Hough introduced his school friends to his chicks, who hatched out a few weeks ago. The children handled the chicks very well and we all remembered to wash our hands afterwards. Thank You to Mrs Hough for bringing the chicks into school.

May 17th, 2017|

School open as normal

The waterboard have assured us that all will be back to normal for school tomorrow. Thank you for your help in collecting your children so unexpectedly.

May 16th, 2017|

Teddy Bear’s Picnic & Open Day

You're warmly invited to join us on Friday 26th May, for the annual Teddy Bears' Picnic & Open Day at Smallwood Pre-School. This is a fantastic opportunity to visit our award winning facilities and let your children experience our beautiful rural surroundings first hand. To let us know you are coming or to find out [...]

May 16th, 2017|
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