Drama provides pupils with the opportunity to rehearse, create and perform on a variety of different platforms, including performances to their peers, family and friends and the wider community
Drama is a subject which inspires pupils to be creative and imaginative and equips pupils with key life skills. In year 7 and 8 pupils will have one lesson of Drama a week. In Key Stage 3 Drama lessons, pupils will learn how Drama is created, including the acting and staging skills that are needed to put a piece of drama on the stage; how to create characters and play characters in performance; and learn many skills that are highly valued in any walk of life including teamwork and confidently presenting yourself in public. In years 9, 10 and 11 pupils have the opportunity to take a GCSE qualification in Drama.