Engagement opportunities for schools
Music provision, opportunities and information for all schools across Derby and Derbyshire.
From September 2013, Music Education Hubs replaced the music service model of delivering musical activities in schools and ensemble activities with a more joined-up approach involving local authorities, music services, other music education providers and communities. All work together to deliver the National Plan for Music Education.
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Week 9 – Half Term edition – now available!...
We will be uploading weekly activities designed for all pupils from age 4 to 18 to do at home to help sustain musical learning and creativity through the next few weeks and months that we're all at home.
Bookings for 2020-21 now open!
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.
The Derbyshire Songbook is an exciting and brand new classroom resource for singing - free to schools when they sign up to a Derbyshire Songbook Project
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.
Artsmark has been designed by schools, for schools, to align with School Improvement Plans and support core EBACC and STEM priorities, giving the curriculum breadth and balance.
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.
All Derby and Derbyshire schools have access to Music Partnership instrumental and vocal teaching and instrument loan services.
Latest news, developments and reports from Ofsted and the Department for Education about music provision in education
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.