Littleover Community School

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Littleover Community School
School littleover.jpg
Motto Bene Consulendo
Established 1949
Type Comprehensive community school
Headteacher Mr Ashok Venkatesh
Location Pastures Hill
Derby
Derbyshire
DE23 4BZ
England
Coordinates: 52°53′59″N 1°31′32″W / 52.89971°N 1.52563°W / 52.89971; -1.52563
Local authority Derby
DfE URN 112956 Tables
Ofsted Reports
Staff 103
Students 1550
Gender Coeducational
Ages 11–18
Colours

Black, Red & White

              
Website www.littleover.derby.sch.uk

Littleover Community School is a coeducational secondary school situated on Pastures Hill, Littleover, Derbyshire in England, with an age range of pupils varying from 11–18.[1]

It is a mixed non denominational school which educates over 1,550 pupils from in and around Derby. It has previously held Science Mathematics and Languages specialist school status, and boasts high academic results, both at GCSE and A-Level. The current headteacher is Ashok Venkatesh.

The school has its own Sixth Form Centre after The Millennium Centre, a joint Sixth Form Centre with Derby Moor Community Sports College which opened in 1999, disbanded in 2013.

The new humanities block opened in October 2014 which is called G block. The school is located on Pastures Hill which follows the route of the Roman Icknield Street and a short distance away from the school there are buried remains of this highway.[2]

Notable alumni[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Littleover Community School Website
  2. ^ National Monument Schedule Number: 23287 for a section of Ryknild Street, English Heritage, retrieved 4 September 2014
  3. ^ "Mickleover model more popular than Cheryl Cole". This is Derbyshire. 19 February 2010. Retrieved 22 January 2012. 
  4. ^ "Fantastic night as 'role model' presents awards". Derby Telegraph. 28 October 2008. Retrieved 12 December 2016. 
  5. ^ "Lucy Ward video: will she win BBC's Folk Singer of the Year award tonight?". Derby Telegraph. 19 February 2014. Retrieved 18 March 2015.