• AUTUMN HALF-TERM HOLIDAY 29/10/18 - 02/11/18

    School re-opens Monday 5 November: Week 1 of the timetable
  • PARENT GOVERNOR ELECTIONS

    Closing date 26/10/18 - please contact Ms D Jones for further information
  • YEAR 7 FORM TUTOR EVENING

    Wednesday 24/10/18 3.30-6.00PM

Events At a Glance

24/10/2018 YEAR 7 FORM TUTOR EVENING
26/10/2018 PARENT GOVERNOR ELECTIONS

OUR CURRICULUM

Music

General information/ introduction - Music is taught in a purpose built music suite comprising of a main classroom, a music ICT room and a practice room. The department is well equipped with musical instruments including, keyboards, glockenspiels, djembe drums, acoustic guitars, drum kits, electric guitars, bass guitars and pianos.
The Music ICT room has PC's with midi keyboards / audio interfaces, running CUBASE and Sibelius software.

Staff

Mrs Harrison

Mrs Abbott (woodwind tutor)
Mrs Smith (strings tutor)

KS3 - All students take music in KS3. The curriculum has a very practical focus and covers a wide range of musical styles through which students develop listening, performing and composing skills

KS4 - Students follow the OCR GCSE course

Extra-Curricular 
We offer instrument lessons on flute, clarinet, saxophone, violin, cello, drum kit and keyboard.
- Jazz band
- Choirs
- Rock bands
Students are also encouraged to set up their own groups.

Several concerts are staged each year and pupils also perform in local primary schools and community events.


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Percussion group is on on a Thursday after school, 3.15pm – 4.15pm with LMT teacher Mark Landon.

Everyone is welcome.