Expressive Arts

Expressive Arts is a dynamic faculty comprising of Art and Design, Drama and Music. The faculty is run by a team of experienced staff, all passionate about their individual subjects.

The faculty has purpose-built facilities including a Drama studio, a suite of Music rooms and a refurbished and extended Art and Design suite opened in September 2015. All subjects are part of the KS3 curriculum and are all popular options at GCSE and A level. The faculty is well resourced with ICT opportunities throughout the curriculum with a new computer suite in Art and Design, ipads in Drama and Apple Mac computers in Music. Extra-curricular activities include gallery visits, theatre trips, Art Club, Drama Club, senior choir, girls and boys choirs, concert band, training band, brass band, orchestra as well as string, percussion and guitar ensembles. Peripatetic music lessons are offered in all instruments including voice.

The Faculty team:

  • Mrs Nina Fletton - Head of Expressive Arts, Design & Techologies
  • Mrs Julie Baker - Head of Art and Design
  • Mrs Emma Fraser - Head of Drama
  • Mrs Janice Armstrong - Head of Music
  • Mrs Stephanie Johnson - Teacher of Art and Design
  • Mrs Julia Bamford - Teacher of Drama
  • Mrs Amelia Williams - Teacher of Music
  • Julian Taylor - Teacher of Music
  • Mrs Jeanette Wilson - Music
  • Mrs Laura Colabuono - Curriculum Assistant