At Churnet View Middle School we believe that Music is a powerful, unique form of communication that can change the way
pupils feel, think and act. Music brings together intellect and feeling and enables personal expression, reflection and emotional
Learning to play an instrument is a lifelong gift and we believe that our specialist teachers will pass on to their students a love of
music that will enrich their lives forever.
Instrumental lessons are currently delivered by Music for Life and through private teachers who work within the department.
Our team of instrumental teachers work part time in school to deliver high quality learning, and achieve excellent results.
Our aims are:
• To enable students to achieve their full potential irrespective of age, ability and background.
• To ensure the Instrumental Service functions effectively and successfully and that it responds to the needs of students,
parents, staff and the wider community.
• To establish positive relationships between home and School by seeking to involve parents in all musical aspects of
• To set high standards and create a musical environment in which all are treated with understanding and respect.
If your child would like to start or to continue learning an instrument then please apply on-line direct to Music for Life. Details
can be found online at www.musicforlife.org.uk or call 01978 761162.
The Music Department runs a range of extra-curricular and curricular enhancing activities. Here is an example weekly timetable
from this current year. Please note this may change for 2020/21:
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Click on the link to view our September Newsletter. https://tinyurl.com/cee5bd8v
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At Beresford we have marked the National Day of Reflection with a Prayer Space entitled Empty Chair.
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Harvest Festival This years Harvest Festival will take place on Friday 17th September at 10.00am. Children will travel to church […]
11 Feb 2019 | BY churnetview
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LFS Weekly Newsletter 25-06-2021
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Dear Parents and Carers, I hope that you and your families are well and enjoying the summer holiday. I am […]
17 Sep 2021 | BY rps
At the start of term we mentioned the new school logo to go with our First school status and we […]
25 Feb 2021 | BY wfs
Please click on the link to read about the arrangements for the full reopening of school on Monday 8th March. […]
14 Sep 2021 | BY talentum
Since the return of students to school, we have been monitoring Covid-19 cases and liaising with the Local Outbreak Control […]
12 Jul 2021 | BY asf
Join us for our two final events of the year… Watch the Year 4 Leavers’ Service with us […]
11 Feb 2019 | BY churnetview
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PATCH Fashion show poster
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We are offering parent / carer drop in sessions on Friday Mornings from 9.15am – 10.00am. Feel free to pop […]
13 Sep 2021 | BY talentum
Westwood College Year 8 Open Evening 21st September 2021 We look forward to welcoming you to Westwood College. We hope […]
01 Feb 2021 | BY asf
Well done everyone. This will keep the blues away, and will make you smile. If you’re feeling fed up, put […]
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Welcome to Leek Sixth Form from the Headteacher and the Head of Sixth Form