Art 1


Curriculum Overview

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"The Arts Faculty is a vibrant faculty.  It is made up of three distinct and highly successful subject areas:  Art and Design, Drama and Music." -

Ms V Catcheside, Faculty Leader

For the Curriculum breakdown for Art please: click here

For the Curriculum breakdown for Drama please: click here

For the Curriculum breakdown for Music please: click here

Extra-Curricular Activities

There are many opportunities for pupils to be involved in extra-curricular activities and to represent the school in performances, displays and exhibitions across Manchester. Extra opportunities are also available for Associated Board Examinations in musical instruments and Grade 5 Theory. The Creative Partnership is a government initiative that has been established in our school to promote and develop creativity and creative learning through local partnerships between schools, colleges, artists, business and community.  As a lead Creative Partnership School, creative learning and teaching is seen as a priority.

Our Staff

  • Miss V Catcheside (Faculty Leader)
  • Mr D Barker (Deputy Faculty Leader)
  • Mrs M Hamilton-Wrynne
  • Miss A Hunter (HoY 9)
  • Mrs H Pilkington
  • Miss L Seggie

  To find out more about the subject and course options please contact