Every year the music department joins forces with the Drama department to produce the school show. We teach the pupils the songs and organise the band for this fantastic event. Recent shows include School of Rock and Grease. Our forthcoming production is Mary Poppins.
Duke of Edinburgh
The Duke of Edinburgh Award is a rewarding, enjoyable and challenging programme of personal development, which is looked upon favourably by employers and universities alike. The Award is for anyone aged between 14 and 24 and covers three levels – Bronze, Silver and Gold.
At Marple Hall School we organise and run the Bronze Award for Year 10 students and Silver for Year 11.
The Award consists of four sections:
Volunteering: undertaking service to individuals and the community
Physical: improving in an area of sport, dance or physical fitness
Skills: developing practical and social skills, and personal interests
Expedition: planning, training for and completion of an adventurous journey