• Year 10 Parents evening Thursday 21 March  4.20-6.50pm – click here
  • Our latest edition of the school newsletter is now available to view. Click here
  • DATE CHANGE - Year 11 Parents' Evening has been moved from 14th February to the 28th March
  • 2018/19 Parent Calendar click here

Extra Curricular Activities

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