Ivanhoe offers Drama and Music as well as an optional Performing Arts course in Year 9. We want to create an essentially enjoyable experience that engages students in active learning that helps to build their confidence and self esteem.
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If any parents, carers or members of the community have and interest or expertise in any of the Performing Arts and would like to help us to be 'creative', please contact the College, we would love to hear from you.
We have a number of extra curricular clubs that give an opportunity for all students to extend their work and enjoyment, including Drama Club and Lighting/Tech Club that are involved in staging a performances throughout the year. We also have regular theatre trips.
Drama explores both non-verbal and verbal communication. Speaking and listening skills are developed as well as communication through role play, performances and presentations.
All of the PLTS are intrinsic within Drama and Performing Arts and many topics explore SMSC issues from anti-bullying to 'Living on the Breadline', Shakespeare and Golding.
In Drama we combine our Enrichment Day time with the English department and look at the following activities:
Student Council News - October 2017
e-safety at Ivanhoe
During the week of 11th to 15th of September Mr Bellmore & Mr Thornewill were speaking to houses about the importance of staying safe online. Mr Bellmore set our house leaders a challenged, “Can you refill this tube of toothpaste?” The answer they found was no you can’t and much ...
Chelsea's Choice Performance
This week our Year 8’s watched a hard hitting play from the Alter Ego Theatre Group. This important edu...
‘Career Driven Student’
Year 8 student Ethan Tomkins is already taking his future into his own hands when it comes to getting the ...
Year 7 Practical Maths
The Maths Department took advantage of the excitement surrounding Ashby Statutes to get the Year7’s using their maths skills in a practical way in a large scale lesson which took place in the school hall. Students were given an imaginary amount of pocket money and they had to plan their visit and ...
Careers Fair- Can you Help?
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