Notices:

  • GCSE records smashed at Derby Moor Academy for the third successive year cLICK HERE
  • Meet the Principal Tea and Coffee Morning for Parents and Carers - Friday 18th October 9.00-10.00am
  • PLEASE NOTE The Bombardier tour is now full.  They hope to put on a future one.
  • Sixth Form Open Evening Wednesday 6th November 6.00pm - 7.30pm
  • 6th Form and College Open Evenings click here
  • The new 2019/20 Parent Calendar click here

Extra Curricular Activities

For a full guide to all of our extra-curricular activities this term, please click here (updated SEPTEMBER 2019)

Derby Moor Academy has a variety of extra-curricular activities which are open to students of all ages and abilities.

What types of extra-curricular activities do we offer?

  • Different sports clubs
  • Arts clubs e.g. drama, music, dance and art
  • Duke of Edinburgh Award
  • Subject support sessions for students e.g. Maths Surgery
  • Inter-House competitions
  • Whole school productions
  • Learning activities or supported homework
  • Student Leadership / Volunteering

How do we ensure that the extra-curricular activities are what the students want?

  • Suggestions are made through the Year and School Councils
  • Arts and Sport Leaders make recommendations. 

How do we publicise extra-curricular activities?

  • There is information on the website.
  • Information is placed on year PowerPoints to be shown at tutor time and displays within tutor rooms/ School display systems
  • There are opportunities to show activities undertaken in extra –curricular activities e.g. School production
  • Promotion by Staff/Tutors/Progress Leaders

How do we monitor attendance at extra-curricular activities?

  • Registers are taken and stored in a central area to allow analysis.

How do we encourage/reward attendance at extra-curricular activities?

  • Sports leaders and Arts Leaders are from those students who take part in extra-curricular activities. 
  • There are opportunities to perform
  • Reward points are allocated by extracurricular organisers / teachers