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  • Duke of Edinburgh Bronze Award – Parents Information Evening (Year 8)

    Parents information evening for current year 8 pupils at 7pm in the Robert Ludlam Theatre on Tuesday 30th June 2015.


    June 9th, 2015

    Othello Trip – Stratford-upon- Avon

    Wednesday 10TH of June 2015

    Dear Parent,

    Thank you for allowing your child to attend this enrichment trip to watch a performance of Othello.

    Just to keep you informed, this is how the afternoon/evening should unfold:

    Pupils to meet at the bus bay by 4:00 for a prompt departure.

    Can you provide pupils with a pack lunch or snack to eat before the performance. Food is sold at the theatre, but depending on traffic we might not be able to grab any other dinner.

    The performance will start at 7:15 so we are hoping to arrive at no later than 6:45.

    Running time: 2 hrs 55 mins + 20 min interval

    We are hoping to be back no later than 12pm. Could you please ensure that you have provided a contact number

    Could parents please be at school by 11:30 pm.

    If you have any queries please do not hesitate to contact me on:


    June 5th, 2015

    Summer Fayre

    Please help us to make our summer fayre a great success.

    There are a number of ways that you can help

    Click here to find out more


    May 20th, 2015

    Year 5 Open Evening

    Year 5 Open Evening

    For entry at Year 7 – September 2016

    Thursday 11 June, 2015

    drop in anytime from 4.00pm. Event finishes at 8.00pm

    Headteacher’s Address at 4.30pm and 6.00pm

    Please contact our Admissions Officer

    by Friday 22nd May

    Email: rdarby@saintben.derby.sch.uk

    or telephone 01332 554260

    (Goody bags will be available for your Year 5 child, therefore pre-booking is essential)

    ‘This is an opportunity for you and your child to visit the academy, See our extensive facilities, meet our talented staff, 

    Experience our caring environment, which will inspire and challenge your child.’


    *Should you wish to see the school during the day, there will be an opportunity to tour the school on Wednesday 23rd September or Thursday 1st October at 9.15am.

    Pre-booking is essential.

    May 14th, 2015

    Photograph and Video Consent

    To comply with the Data Protection Act 1998, we need your permission before we can take any images of your child for promotional and educational purposes.  The letter and form with regard to this was sent to all parents in December.


    If you still have the form at home and wish to complete it, please return it by the deadline of Friday 1 May. However, as stated in the letter, If you do not complete this form we will presume that you have no objections to us using photographs/videos of your son or daughter in any of the stated promotions. Therefore media permission will be granted as from Tuesday 5 May 2015.  If you would like us to stop using the photographs/video clips, please contact the school by letter addressed to the school and mark for the attention of Mrs M McMinn, Headteacher’s PA.


    A copy of the letter and form is available below.

    If you do not grant media permission for your child, please ensure that you complete the form and return it by the deadline of Friday 1 May 2015. 

    Media Permission – Letter of explanation

    Media Permission – Consent Form

    April 23rd, 2015

    Saint Benedict CVA Survey – Have your say!

    We are currently conducting some work across the Academy to establish a clear sense of our mission and ethos as we move forward into a new area for Saint Benedict.

    We would be very grateful if you could take a few moments to complete the survey on the link below to share your views with us.

    As part of this process we are consulting students, parents, staff and governors, and your views are very valuable to us.

    Click here to complete the survey Please note this link is for Parents/Carers only.

    All responses are anonymous.

    March 9th, 2015