Wood End School

Yeomans Avenue, Harpenden Hertfordshire AL5 3EF

01582 761636

admin@woodend.herts.sch.uk

Headteacher: Mr Richard Boulton

Learning Together
Respecting Each Other

Music

Musical activities are very important to the children and staff at Wood End and are supported in many different ways…

Song Lyrics Spring Term 2017 - I'm Still Singing - From Mrs Timms

Letter re Spring Music Festival 22.3.17

Head Teacher Awards

Celebratory Assemblies are held weekly in KS1 and KS2.  Children are given Head Teacher Awards for special efforts made in school that week, including musical celebrations.  Peripatetic teachers may also nominate children to perform their musical instrument in these assemblies.

Peripatetic Music Lessons

Children at Wood End are encouraged to take up a musical instrument from Year 4 with the exception of piano, which is offered at Year 2.  Currently, Wood End offers lessons in piano, guitar, flute, french horn, trumpet, trombone and recorder.  Please see/call Mrs Easterbrook (School Office Thursday and Friday) if you would like to take up an instrument.

Clubs

Children are invited to join a variety of musical clubs at school.

Autumn TermSpring TermSummer Term
  • Year 2 Choir
  • Junior Choir (preparation for the Rotary
    Carol Concert, Yr 5/6 only)
  • Orchestra KS2
  • Recorder Club KS2
  • Junior Choir (preparation for the Spring
    Festival, Yrs5/6 attend)
  • Orchestra KS2
  • KS1 Choir
  • KS2 Choir
  • KS2 Recorder Club
  • Year 2/KS2 Choir
  • KS2 Recorder Club
  • KS2 Orchestra

If you are able to offer your help to assist or run a musical club at Wood End, please get in touch. We would love to hear from you!

Productions and Performances

Children are encouraged to take part in all sorts of productions and performances during their time at Wood End.

If you would like to enquire about music at Wood End, please contact Mrs Timms (Year 4 Teacher)