Classroom Music

Classroom music is offered to all students as part of the Australian Curriculum – The Arts strand. Students will participate in a series of lessons during one term throughout the year.

Instrumental Music

Students can participate in music lessons to learn play an instrument through special programs run by DECD Instrumental Music Service.

The DECD Music Program offers strings – Viola, Violin and Cello. Tuition is provided by a DECD IMS teacher.

Costs involved with the program include: instrument hire and administration fees. Lessons are held during normal school times.

Additional tuition is available through DECD approved private providers. Lessons currently on offer are recorder, piano, percussion, guitar, keyboard, flute, trumpet, clarinet and saxophone. Other instruments can be negotiated with the appropriate provider. These lessons incur tuition fees.

Please contact the Front Office for additional information.

Music Concert

The term 4 music concert is a highlight of the school year. It is the culmination of the hard work and commitment that the students have put in throughout the year. Students perform various pieces of music ranging from classical to contemporary and also individually as well as in ensembles. All students who receive tuition at the school are able to participate.

Choir

The Festival Choir is for Year 5, 6 and 7 students. They participate in the annual Public Schools’ Festival of Music at the Festival Theatre each year. Choirs can perform at assemblies and in the community when invited.