Welcome to our new school website- Our website is still under construction so contact the school directly if you have any queries. Thank you!    Please note: WHOLE SCHOOL CLOSURE ON THURSDAY 20TH OCTOBER AND ON FRIDAY 21ST OCTOBER DUE TO INDUSTRIAL STRIKE ACTION              WHOLE SCHOOL AUTUMN ASSEMBLY ON WEDNESDAY 19TH OCTOBER AT 9.45AM- ALL PARENTS/CARERS WELCOME

Welcome to St Andrew's School


Parent/Carer Notices:

REMINDER: There is a Whole School Closure on Thursday 20th October and Friday 21st October due to Industrial Strike Action. School will be shut to all students and we apologise for the inconvenience caused to parents/carers.

The School Autumn Assembly will be taking place on Wednesday 19th October at 9.45am at school. All Parents and Carers are welcome to attend.


On behalf of the students, staff and governors I would like to welcome you to St Andrew’s School.

St. Andrew’s School is a special school in Derby City offering education for secondary aged students. We are an inclusive school that has the specialist knowledge and skills to meet the needs of students aged 11 – 19 years with a range of Special Educational Needs and Disabilities. This includes those with Moderate Learning Difficulties (MLD), Severe Learning Difficulties (SLD) and Autistic Spectrum Disorders (ASD).

St. Andrew’s School offers high quality learning experiences to all students, with increasing priority being given to the development of skills that will be useful in adult life. We aim for a school community that enjoys learning, engages in a fun and exciting curriculum, and develops the confidence and skills that will support students for the rest of their lives.

We hope that you find our website clear, informative and easy to navigate. It is designed to give you a ‘flavour’ of the life of our school and the excellent work of our students and staff team. In addition to viewing our website, we warmly invite you to come and visit our school to find out more. To arrange this please telephone the school office.

Suzanne Pennington



  • St Andrew's School
  • St Andrew's School
  • St Andrews View
  • Breadsall Hilltop
  • Derby
  • DE21 4EW

For any queries then please contact Suzanne Pennington on the main school number (Headteacher)