Through their studies in music pupils will experience a wide range of topics including samba drumming, reggae, vocal work, ensemble skills, film music and electronic dance music.

Pupils can also access instrumental lessons in woodwind, brass, percussion, strings and vocals from visiting tutors. Music is offered as a GCSE option choice.

Pupils can use their musical abilities to contribute to the wider life of the school, with the opportunity to take part in school productions, concerts and religious celebrations throughout the year.

The music learning area aims to:

  • Develop pupils’ confidence
  • Develop pupils’ team working and communication skills
  • Promote self-expression
  • Inspire an interest in and love of music in all its forms