Campaign to tell parents of school changes

High Peak parents are being urged to get online to find out about changes affecting their children, which come into force this summer.

Derbyshire County Council has launched the Up to 18 campaign to tell parents and young people about the requirement to stay in education or training for longer. All current year 11 students will need to stay on until they’re at least 17, while those in year ten or below will continue until they are 18, or have completed a full level three qualification. To find out more see,