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    02.07.2015 - Summer Showcase

    Highfields School would like to invite you to our annual Summer Showcase at Lumsdale (Upper Site) on Saturday 4th July from 7pm-10pm. Students work will be on display from Art, Dance, Drama, Film, Music, and Technology.

  • 02.07.2015 - Highfields at The Movies

    This years end of term Challenge Day will see Highfields School 'go to the movies'. In a day action packed with great activities, students and staff are asked to dress in their best film character outfit, with prizes available for the best dressed students. Join in the fun, for just £1!


  • 30.06.2015 - Year 11 Prom

    A gallery of photographs from the Year 11 Prom have now been added.

    Photo Gallery

  • 29.06.2015 - Highfields Boat Project

    This year our year 7's have had the exciting opportunity to create the opening boat for the Matlock Bath illuminations.

    Each form created a model of their chosen design and then as a group decided which model would represent them.

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    26.06.2015 - Derbyshire Reading Challenge 2015 Winners!

    A team of avid readers from Highfields competed against 36 teams from 21 other Derbyshire schools on Wednesday 24th June in the annual literature quiz at Tupton Hall school and topped the table throughout. 

    Read more... | Photo Gallery

  • 26.06.2015 - A Level Short Films 2014/15

    Our year 13's Film Studies short films have all now been uploaded to the Highfields YouTube channel.

    Film Studies Playlist 2015

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Upcoming Event

Summer Showcase

Saturday 4th July, 7-10pm, Lumsdale (Upper Site)



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Tuesday 7th July, 6.30-8pm, L6, Lumsdale (Upper Site)

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Last Updated: 03.07.2015


Website Updates

03.07.2015 - Two letters added (Recent Letters)

School Trips & Visits document updated (Parents page)

01.07.2015 - Derbyshire Literature Challenge photo gallery added.

30.06.2015 - Two news items added

Year 11 Prom Photo Gallery added.

29.06.2015 - One news item added.

Teacher of History vacancy added (Vacancies page)

26.06.2015 - Four news items added.

Meeting of Autism Interest Group information added (SEN page)

25.06.2015 - One news item added.

24.06.2015 - One news item added.

Year 8 letter added (Recent Letters)

Apprenticeship Vacancies added (Careers page)

23.06.2015 - Year 6 Open Afternoon & Evening information added (Year 6 page)