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:
Year 8 Enrichment Day - Humanities
Year 8 Ash spent their January Enrichment Day learning all about Islam, with the help of education group â€–Discover Islamâ€™. The day consisted of a variety of sessions learning about the daily lives of Muslims, Islamic art, challenging racism, xenophobia and Islamaphobia including in the m...
Student Council News - January 2019
Year 9 Performance Poetry
We were so pleased to welcome poet, Jay Hulme to work with our Year 9 students for our December Enrichment Day...
Ivanhoe Choir Spread Christmas Cheer
We were so proud to take our school choir to entertain guests at the Hospice Hope Support cafe on Friday 14th ...
Dear Parents and Carers, As you know, on Thursday 4th October we had a school inspection from Ofsted. Whilst the report will not be published officially until 5th November, we are pleased to be able to share with you some snippets from the excellent report we received and confirm that we have mai...
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