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Our School

Headteacher's Welcome

Tibshelf Community School is an inclusive 11-16 Comprehensive School serving a large semi-rural area of North East Derbyshire. Our Governing Principle embodies our ambition and reflects our determination to never be complacent but to continually aim high in everything we do.

“Working together to make our school even better”

Our Mission

Tibshelf Community School is an outstanding learning community in which individuals are inspired, challenged and supported to become effective global citizens in the 21st century.

We aim high by our unrelenting focus on ensuring that:

  • The Learner is at the heart of everything we do
  • Learning is exciting, engaging and inspirational
  • We work together as a professional community to ensure the best outcomes for all

We are relentlessly focussed on providing the very best environment for students to learn, thrive and develop as exceptional young people. Our recent Ofsted rating of "Good" and "Superb" results in summer 2022 are indicators of a successful and thriving school. We are a proud school of character and our values are:

  • Community spirit
  • Positivity
  • Resilience
  • Curiosity
  • Respect
  • Integrity

Please get in touch with us if you wish to find out more about our school and the work we do to inspire the next generation.


Lucie Wainwright