Music & Arts at Calstock
We value the arts and performance as part of the wider curriculum, and make every opportunity to give children the space and confidence to develop and express their creativity.
Without blowing our own trumpet, there are some pretty talented children at Calstock! We're lucky to have a number of staff who play musical instruments (Accordion, Clarinet, Guitar) and plenty of musical parents too. We have regular piano, violin and percussion teachers visit the school, and encourage all students to make the most of the opportunities on offer.
Many children take lessons both in and out of school, and play to a high standard, often playing for the whole school in assemblies.
A number of students also play violin.
We start young!
Many thanks to parents Tim and Suzy Hardy for their wonderful work on the new outdoor play and musical area for class 1.
Many of our children are the stars of the annual (often rather quirky) Calstock Pantomime. This year the panto starred Ronald Dump, which a supporting cast of sheep, aliens, builders and little red riding hood...