A school that offers your child better opportunities than ever before, in an exciting new development purpose-built to encourage attainment and success. Writing as a parent and Headteacher myself, I can assure you that our premises and resources are now state of the art; they have been specially planned to inspire a culture of learning and to promote ambition in young people aged 11 to 16.
We have a safe and happy environment in which we encourage our learners to have self-belief, to understand they have the potential to succeed, to take charge of their own development and take pride in their achievements in the academic and vocational fields. More than ever before, we are in a position to offer young people the life-enhancing opportunities that will prepare them for their future, whatever their ambitions are. We can prepare your child for a career with top quality vocational and academic training backed by the kind of friendly, professional teaching and mentoring that ensures they are also socially competent for a fuller, happier life.
Claremont and Wood Park farm trip21 July 2017-On Friday 14th July DCC Catering Students went on a trip to Claremont Farm and Wood park farm on The Wirral. They started the day at Claremont Farm where owner, Andrew Pimley, talked to the pupils about the produce grown on the farm and the produce sold in the farm shop. They learnt all about […]
The University of Manchester Trading Event28 June 2017-Congratulations to our Yr10 team of Business students who attend a Trading Floor event at The University of Manchester in June. This is the first year Denton Community College have entered the event. The students traded shares and currency, making informed buying decisions after listening to live radio and news updates throughout the event. Using […]
GCSE Facts for Parents21 June 2017-GCSE Factsheet Parent PDF Download Is your child studying for GCSEs? If so, or if they will in the future, you might be interested to know that GCSEs in England are changing. The courses and exams have been changed to ensure that young people have the knowledge and skills they need to succeed in the 21st Century. […]
Holocaust history lesson for Denton pupils15 June 2017-Holocaust history lesson for Denton pupils Monday 29th May 2017 09:21 Written by Tom Greggan Year 9 pupils at Denton Community College were given a first-hand account of how one woman and her sister escaped the horrors of the holocaust last week. Lady Milena Grenfell-Baines and her sister Eva were two of the 669 children saved from the Nazis […]
Picture of Health05 June 2017-The June edition of the Picture of Health has a focus on ‘Summer Health’ – covering a full range of messages to keep ourselves safe and healthy this Summer. Please share this with colleagues and partners and for those on social media, we have broken down the Picture of Health into segments and provided a […]