Welcome to Derby High School!


Message from Principal Tim Hamblin

Derby Public Schools Mission Statement

The mission of Derby Public Schools is to create a tomorrow that is better than today by ensuring all students continually grow and learn.

News & Announcements

Thursday, September 21st, DHS Auditorium 6:30-7:30

During this meeting, counselors and administrators will share important information about academic supports available at DHS, homeroom, important dates, Career Cruising,the college admissions process, the NCAA clearinghouse, graduation, ACT Aspire testing and more.  We recognize time is very precious, and you may not be able to or wish to attend.  As we feel this information is important, please CLICK HERE to review the slideshow from the presentation and contact the DHS Student Services department at 788-8510 should you have any questions.


Be very cautious opening the passenger door closest to the bus lane and ensure you are far enough left of the bus lane to prevent an accident or injury.


Wondering how to get involved at DHS? We offer many club and athletic opportunities. Click HERE to check out the club page or visit derbyathletics.com

goJoin us for the Fall Homecoming Parade! September 28th @6:00 p.m.
CLICK HERE to view the parade route.

actDHS is excited to administer the ACT & ACT Aspire test to DHS students this year October 3, 2017- DHS Juniors will take the ACT test. Freshmen, Sophomores and Seniors will be excused for this entire day. October 18, 2017- Freshman and Sophomores will take the ACT Aspire test. Juniors and Seniors will be excused for this day. The ACT Aspire is an online test designed to predict how a student will perform on the actual ACT. Parents and students do not need to do anything. This is a district-driven assessment, and all registration and information will be done via upload from Skyward.

Process for Success Patron Insight Community Input Survey results have been presented at the August 28 Board of Education meeting, emailed to families via Skylert, shared on social media and posted on website. The Process for Success Steering Committee met August 29 and will present an updated proposal at the September 11 BOE meeting for discussion. Click HERE to view the results of the survey and see future meeting dates and plans for the Process for Success Facilities Master Plan.

fbFootball Tickets
Season Tickets for reserved seats go on sale starting August 23rd. Tickets are $40 for 4 home games and may be purchased during regular business hours (M-F 8-11:30am and 1-2:30pm) at the DHS Finance Office. Limit 10 tickets/person. Cash/check only. 

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