Infant, junior and primary Schools

Music provision, services and opportunities for all infant, junior and primary schools across Derby and Derbyshire.

All infant, junior and primary schools in Derby and Derbyshire are able to access instrumental and vocal tuition, singing projects, whole class ensemble teaching, early years provision and CPD for school staff. Explore what is available for your school by choosing from the following:

Featured items for Primary Schools

Friday 28 September 2018, 9.00am - 3.30pm A whole-day centralised course for music co-ordinators which unpicks their role and explores tracking and progression of skills, knowledge and understanding.
Monday 3 - Thursday 6 December 2018 Something magical is happening this Christmas… big screen… iconic film… world class musicians… The Snowman, brought to life by a live accompanying orchestra
10-week Whole Class Ensemble Teaching projects for KS2 classes. Supporting schools not signed up to Wider Opportunities to deliver Core Role 1 of The National Plan for Music Education.
A modern, easy-to-use online resource to help teach primary music. The Derbyshire Music Education Hub is pleased to be offering 10% off licences for Derby and Derbyshire schools
Download your copy of this specially commissioned Song for Derbyshire now!
A song for Derbyshire − a newly-commissioned song especially for pupils and young musicians in Derby and Derbyshire
Music Excellence Partner status is awarded to schools in Derbyshire and Derby City which demonstrate good practice in supporting the delivery and development of music provision, as outlined in the Government's National Plan for Music Education.
30-week instrumental programmes of whole class instrumental teaching. Supporting schools to deliver Core Role 1 of the National Plan for Music Education, and contributing to a broad and balanced curriculum
Enhanced instrumental music learning opportunities for primary school pupils in Derby.
The Ofsted Report, 'Music in Schools: what hubs must do' concerns the impact that, from April 2014, Music Education Hubs are required have on leading improvements on the delivery of music curriculum in schools.
This short survey report challenges all music education hubs to be bold in implementing the National Plan for Music Education and to grasp the opportunity to lead, with schools and other partners, improvement in schools on a major scale.