Landscape image - instruments no tech

Context, Challenges, Discovery, Impact

Warlingham School and Sixth Form College is a mixed, 11-18 school and college on the Surrey/Croydon borders, bringing together a range of rich and culturally diverse communities. ‘Wide Horizons, High Aspirations’ encapsulates the ethos of the school with its ambition to make the core values of Courage, Commitment, and Kindness a reality every day.

Led by Head of Music Nick Duff, the Music Department aims to provide opportunities and experiences that will enable students to grow into confident and inspired young musicians who enjoy their time at school and leave with the life-long skills, experiences and values needed to face the challenges that lie ahead of them within the music industry.

Read more

Surrey, UK


“Our GCSE students love using Focus on Sound. We do the OCR specification but use all of the lessons from other exam boards too for wider listening. It’s great music teaching!”
Mark Aitchison
Mark Aitchison, Head of Music
Droitwich Spa High School
Worcestershire, UK
"Through the MusicFirst platform, we have been able to overcome the challenges of remote learning, and high quality learning is now accessible 24/7. Teachers are continually developing exciting learning opportunities through the seamless integration of the platform into our entire curriculum model.”
Alex Green
Alex Green - Director of Music and Subject Lead for Music
David Ross Education Trust
East Midlands, UK