Arts

Students can unleash their creative flair through dance and drama performances, competitions, exhibitions and enrichment programs.

Students with particular interests and talents can participate in local and statewide activities in visual arts, music, dance and drama.

Music and Performing Arts at School

 

Band:

Instruction provided leads to the students performing at a number of functions during the year both within and outside of school hours.

The students are able to learn one of the following instruments:

·         Flute

·         Saxophone

·         Trumpet

·         Euphonium

·         Drums

·         Clarinet

·         Trombone

 

Choir:

A Junior (Years 3 and 4) and Senior (Years 5 and 6) choir operate at Ermington Public School. Choir is held on Tuesday afternoon and taught by several of the teachers. The students perform at a number of functions during the year both within an outside of school hours.

 

Clarinet:

Clarinet lessons are taught by privately employed person. Instruction provided leads to the students performing at a number of functions during the year both within and outside of school hours.

 

String Group:

The String is taught by a privately employed person. Instruction provided leads to the students performing at a number of functions during the year both within and outside of school hours.

 

Tuned Percussion:

Tune Percussion is taught by several of the teachers. Instruction provided leads to the students performing at a number of functions during the year both within and outside of school hours.

 

Dance:

Dance Groups operate at our school for boys and girls. Students audition for these groups early in the school year and train at lunch time and after school in preparation for competitions. Students are given the opportunity to compete for places in State and National Championships held around Australia.