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De Lisle College

De Lisle College is a thriving and successful 11-18 Catholic voluntary academy, which is part of the St Thomas Aquinas Multi Academy Trust. We are committed to instilling the values of the Catholic faith in our students, enabling them to flourish in the world beyond school. Our vision is to provide the very best education for all our students, centred on an academic knowledge-based curriculum, enriched with sport and the creative and performing arts. We welcome Catholic students and those from other backgrounds who are willing to embrace the distinct, Catholic ethos of our college.

Read More from the Headteacher

  • 17 Sep 2021 Many thanks to for organising a fantastic Year 10 Higher Education Experience Day. The 40 students who attended heard about post-16 options and career planning as well as experiencing a campus tour and taking part in a rocket building challenge. Read more
  • 15 Sep 2021 following on from Amanda Spielman’s comments on the TES regarding disparity between the home education offering by schools during the first lockdown I would like to respond that did an amazing job and were up and running with a full timetable in days!
  • 13 Sep 2021 All are welcome at our Open Evening this Thursday, 6-8pm Read more
  • 3 Sep 2021 Our Open Evening will be on Thursday, 16th September from 6pm to 8pm. Information letters will go out to our feeder schools early next week.
  • 26 Aug 2021 Our new year 7’s have made a fantastic first impression following their two days of ‘Bootcamp’ at De Lisle. Their manners have been excellent and they have all worked very hard.