Dereham Neatherd High School

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Dereham Neatherd High School
Dereham Neatherd HS logo.jpg
Type Community school
Head Teacher Mr Peter Devonish
Chair Gill Spillman
Location Norwich Road
NR20 3AX
Coordinates: 52°40′47″N 0°57′24″E / 52.6797°N 0.9567°E / 52.6797; 0.9567
Local authority Norfolk
DfE URN 121182 Tables
Ofsted Reports
Students approx. 1227
Gender Mixed
Ages 11–16
Website Neatherd High School

Dereham Neatherd High School is a high school situated in Dereham, Norfolk, England. It is a co-educational comprehensive school, for ages 11–16.[1]

The school was formerly the Dereham High School for Girls, opening in 1912. The first headteacher was Alexandra Fisher, with the first pupil entered onto the roll on 25 January 1912.[2]

37003 'Dereham Neatherd High School'

British Rail Class 37 diesel locomotive 37003, based on the Mid-Norfolk Railway, was named 'Dereham Neatherd High School 1912-2012' as part of the celebrations of the centenary of the school.