Police are becoming increasingly concerned for the safety of 15-year-old Matthew Oakes who has been missing from his home on Tamworth Road, Long Eaton since Tuesday August 30.
Matthew, who was last seen at 2.40pm, is five feet eight inches tall, slim and has short fair hair.
He was wearing black and red Adidas top and bottoms.
He has been missing before but usually returns within a few days.
Anyone who has seen Matthew or who knows where he is should ring the police on 0345 123 33 33.