News

Monday 29th March 2021

My experience of the UTC – A parent’s perspective

Jonathan & Natasha are parents of Year 9 student, Breanna, who left her previous school at the end of Year 8 and joined UTC Derby Pride Park at the start… Read more

Wednesday 17th March 2021

UTC Derby students learn about Young Carers Action Day

On 16th March 2021, UTC Derby students learnt about Young Carers Action Day.  The day has changed its name from “Awareness” day.  This year, COVID-19 has impacted hugely on many… Read more

Tuesday 16th February 2021

UTC Derby community takes part in National Storytelling Week

As part of National Storytelling Week in February we set a challenge for people across our community, including students, parents and governors, to share their short stories with us for an… Read more

Wednesday 3rd February 2021

Engineering students take part in virtual energy challenge

Year 9 Engineering students studying Systems Control have been working virtually with Derby Museums on a project to design an energy saving device for use in the home as part… Read more

Monday 11th January 2021

Engineers and Healthcare professionals of the future invited to UTC Derby Pride Park Showcase Event

UTC Derby Pride Park is running a virtual showcase event this month for young people interested in careers in engineering, healthcare, medicine and science. Young people, and their parents and… Read more

Wednesday 16th December 2020

Christmas Jumper Day 2020

UTC Derby Pride Park students donned their Christmas jumpers and glitter in order to raise money for Save the Children’s 9th annual Christmas Jumper Day. Year 9 and 10 students… Read more

Thursday 26th November 2020

Healthcare professionals of the future invited to UTC Derby Pride Park open event

UTC Derby Pride Park is inviting young people interested in healthcare careers to a virtual open event. The UTC, on Locomotive Way, Pride Park, Derby, is a technical school for… Read more

Thursday 12th November 2020

Students mark Remembrance Day with poppies of Remembrance

Students at UTC Derby Pride Park marked Remembrance Day this year as part of their Global Learning curriculum. Students were invited to create their own poppy stone, on which they… Read more

Tuesday 10th November 2020

Young people are invited to UTC Derby Pride Park’s virtual open events

UTC Derby Pride Park is running two virtual open events this month for young people interested in careers in engineering, healthcare, medicine and science. Based on Locomotive Way, the technical… Read more

Wednesday 30th September 2020

UTC Derby students host Virtual MacMillan Coffee Morning for care home residents

On Friday 25th September, students and staff at UTC Derby Pride Park held a virtual coffee morning to raise much needed funds for Macmillan Cancer Support. Residents from care homes across… Read more

Tuesday 22nd September 2020

UTC Derby supports Jeans for Genes Day 2020

On the 18th of September, students from UTC Derby came in jeans and donated money for Jeans for Genes day. The national event supports the Children’s Medical Research Institute and… Read more

Friday 28th August 2020

Class of 2020 - Albie Conroy

Sixteen-year-old Albie is celebrating gaining a place on a Machine Engineering Apprenticeship with Rolls-Royce after his successful GCSE results. Albie joined the UTC in Year 10 after deciding the UTC… Read more