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Welcome message form our new Principal

"Work Hard, Be Kind, Choose Wisely"

Welcome everyone to the 2019-20 academic year at The de Ferrers Academy.  I am extremely excited and delighted to be your new Principal.

I am looking forward to seeing you all [students] in assemblies this week and also meeting parents and carers over the coming term during our Year 6 and Post 16 Open Evenings, where I will get to know you and you will get to know me too.

It is a real pleasure and honour to head up the team. The de Ferrers Academy is my sixth school and my second Headship in my educational career. I want students and staff to enjoy coming to the Academy and for us all to become a highly effective team; striving to be the very best we can be.  I want us all to be proud to be a part of our Academy and be proud to celebrate our wide and varied achievements.

With best wishes,

Kathy D Hardy