Creative Arts

Welcome to the Creative Arts Faculty.

Ms J Arbuthnott – Faculty Head

Ms K Hanlon – Drama Teacher

Mrs C McHugh – Art Teacher

Mrs L Miller – Art Teacher

Ms T McAlister – Art Teacher

Mr F Gale – Music Teacher

Mrs M Smith – Music Teacher

Pupils in the Creative Arts will cover a diverse range of topics in an engaging and practical way, enabling students to develop their creativity, knowledge and understanding of the arts, as well as transferable life long skills.

BGE

S1 and S2

Pupils will receive 3 periods of Creative Arts a week. One period each from Art, Music and Drama.

They will also spend an additional  period a week in a Combined Arts class where the skills common to all 3 disciplines are explored through delivery of a mutual theme.

S3

Pupils choose from Art, Music, Drama and will spend 3 periods a week in that subject

Senior Phase

S4-6

Art N4.-AH

Drama N4-AH

Music N4-AH

Creative industries – N5

Photography Higher

Please see SQA website for further information on national courses

The faculty offers a range of extra-curricular activities, where pupils have opportunities to participate in concerts, performances, and exhibitions in and outside school.  Pupils will also be given the opportunity to broaden their experience of the arts through trips and visits run throughout the school year.