Upcoming School Events

Basquiat: Boom for Real – Art trip to the Barbican @ The Barbican
Nov 24 all-day

Art trip with Ms Wood for 9B to the Barbican to see the Basquiat exhibition.

The first large-scale exhibition in the UK of the work of American artist Jean-Michel Basquiat (1960—1988)

Discover the work of Jean-Michel Basquiat, the pioneering prodigy of the 1980s downtown New York art scene. This unprecedented exhibition brings together an outstanding selection of more than 100 works from international museums and private collections. Engage in the explosive creativity of Basquiat who worked with Andy Warhol, Keith Haring and Blondie, among others. Featuring rare film, photography and archive material, the show captures the spirit of this self-taught artist, poet, DJ and musician whose influence, since his death at 27 in 1988, has been enormous.

Careers Fair – Year 11
Nov 24 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Arts & Media School host a careers fair which consists of various colleges, 6th Forms and opportunity providers who provide information and advice about life after Arts and Media School.

“Students at Arts & Media School, Islington will always have the opportunity to be influenced by employers and leading high performing colleges when considering their moving on plans from Arts & Media.”

Truman Lawson – Arts & Media School Careers Practitioner

Road Safety for Year 7
Nov 27 @ 11:00 am – 1:30 pm

Road safety information for Year 7 in the theatre.

Up Close & Personal with David Arnold
Nov 29 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

David Arnold is Britain’s leading film and TV composer. He’s the man behind the music for the hit Sherlock Holmes TV series and five classic Bond films.

David scored such Hollywood blockbusters as Independence Day, Stargate, Godzilla, Chronicles of Narnia and Zoolander. He collaborated with Matt Lucas and David Walliams on Little Britain and was musical director for the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games. He has won Grammy, Emmy and Ivor Novello awards. He also had a hit single with Bjork!

Come and meet the man with the golden baton, the composer with a license to thrill, and find out exactly what it takes to create soundtracks and classic TV themes, and work with stars of the calibre of Shirley Bassey, Iggy Pop, Sheryl Crow, Jarvis Cocker, Madonna, Garbage, Massive Attack, Emeli Sande and the late Amy Winehouse and Chris Cornell …



Year 10 Parents’ Evening
Dec 5 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

parentseveningMEETING for Year 10 PARENTS Tuesday 5th December 5.00pm – 7.00pm

It will be an opportunity for you to discuss your child’s academic progress with subject teachers and to collect their annual written report.

One of our top priorities is engaging with parents, as we believe that the most effective method of fulfilling your son/daughter’s potential is through a partnership between school and home. Your support, at this important time of the academic year, will ensure your child achieves their full potential.

We appreciate your cooperation in this matter and look forward to seeing you there.

Please arrive promptly for a 5.00pm start.

Local Senior Citizens’ Christmas Lunch
Dec 8 @ 11:30 am – 3:00 pm

As part of our cornerstone of Respect, each year our key stage 3 students entertain and serve a Christmas meal to local senior citizens.

Half Term Music Concert
Dec 14 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Music Concert Performance from our talented music scholars.

Christmas Holiday
Dec 22 2017 – Jan 2 2018 all-day
Spring Half Term Holiday
Feb 12 – Feb 16 all-day

Half Term Holiday.

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