Today we said goodbye to four key people in our school: Jackie Jones, our Chair of Governors, has resigned from her position after four marvellous years Steph Beale, our Deputy Head, has got a Headship in a school in Leicester Mandy Fink, a class teacher, is moving closer to home Michele Killingworth, our long serving an extra-ordinary School Business Manager is retiring after 18 years of service to the school We shall miss them […]
Take a look at our latest School Newsletter. It can be found by following this link: http://www.stmartinsschoolderby.co.uk/parents/letters-and-newsletters/
A few months ago, our students raised money for our partner school in Tanzania, the Mdaula School, to build new toilets as theirs had collapsed and they didn’t have the funds to rebuild. We are really pleased to write that the toilets have been rebuilt. The staff and students worked together on some of the build. Thank you to everyone who took part in raising money, you’ve made a great difference!
Well done to our Cricket team who competed in the Derbyshire County Cricket Finals. The team came a very impressive second in the county! Great work – we are so proud of you. Thank you to Joe and Ryan for coaching the team.
School is closed to Students on Monday 16th July for an INSET Day. School will be open as usual on Tuesday 17th July.
Following on from the story about Aaron, Ricky and Joshua taking part in the UK IT challenge last month; please follow the link to see a video of the competition: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fTe02ssTonc UK IT Challenge
St Martins is going to be 50! To celebrate this momentous anniversary, we are having a competition to design a special logo. Please see the competition page for more information: http://www.stmartinsschoolderby.co.uk/special-school-derby/50th-anniversary-competition/
A big congratulations to Aaron, Ricky and Joshua who all took part in the UK IT Challenge run by The Shaw Trust and supported by BT. The UK IT Challenge was a 2 day event where teams of disabled young people from all across the United Kingdom competed in a variety of IT challenges to test ability, creativity and skill, using different computer programmes. Challenges ranged from creating animation in PowerPoint to retrieving specific […]