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Priding itself on high standards of musicianship

Monkton Prep School music pupilMusic forms an important part of the curriculum at Monkton Prep, not just in the classroom, but on stage, in Assembly and Chapel, in individual music lessons of which there are over 200 each week, in performance and in instrumental and theory exams. The School and the Music Department pride themselves on high standards of musicianship with some children even being ready for Grade 8 as they finish Year 8.


It is the aim of our Director of Music to:

    * Encourage all children to participate in musical activity irrespective of ability.
    * Generate an interest in and knowledge of a unique art form.
    * Convey a sense of enjoyment through a wide variety of activities.
    * Develop the innate musical ability of every child.
    * Develop the critical faculty of every child through the presentation of as wide
       a range of style and genre as possible.
    * To ensure familiarity with some notation.
    * To encourage instrumental lessons.
    * To develop skills of Listening, Performing and Composition at all levels.

To find out more about Music at Monkton Senior School, please click here.

Next Steps…

To arrange a visit, or for any other enquiries regarding admissions at the Senior School, please contact our Head of Admissions, Mrs Carole Heritage on 01225 721 133

To arrange a visit, or any other enquiries at the Pre-Prep and Prep please contact our Deputy Heads of Admissions Nicky Davis or Katie Hiscott on 01225 831 238.

Give us a call:

Tel: +44 (0)1225 721 133

Or send us an email:

admissions@monkton.org.uk for Senior School enquiries

mpsadmissions@monkton.org.uk for Pre-Prep and Prep enquiries

Alternatively, to request a prospectus, please use our online form:

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