At Westlands Primary School music is highly valued as we know it equips children with skills that help them across all areas of learning.  This includes:

  • Building a community by learning how to work together as a team

  • Develop an understanding of culture and self

  • A sense of achievement outside of ‘academic’ subjects

  • Developed self-confidence

  • Increased coordination and fine motor skills

  • Learning pattern and rhythm 

  • Developed memory through composition and performance

  • Emotional development and greater self-esteem

  • Music is fun!  It brings everyone together and fosters a positive environment for all