We are pleased that the latest government guidance has enabled us to open for more students:
Students in Year 10 and Year 12 can now attend small group half day teacher led study sessions Students in Year 7, 8 and 9 can attend a one-to-one appointment in school.
Emergency School continues for children of key workers, vulnerable students, and students with SEND, who can attend every day from 8.45 – 3.30pm. This applies to students in all year groups.
Stringent health and safety measures and social distancing continue to be in place.
If your child has not yet benefited from any provision in school, and you would like to talk about options for this, then please contact her Head of Year.
We look forward to opening in full in September.
Students are expected to work independently at home if they are well, using their home learning packs and remote learning resources.
Please continue to check our website for updates.
At Mulberry, we believe that having the opportunity to experience and participate in the arts helps to build young people who become confident, creative, curious and capable citizens, playing an active and positive role in our society.
The arts has the power to broaden horizons and transform lives. We believe every student has a fundamental right to access these opportunities. Every student is encouraged to engage with the arts throughout their time at Mulberry and after they leave.
All students study a creative subject until at least Key Stage 4, and every Mulberry student takes part in a special project at the end of Year 8 which involves art, dance, music and drama performance. In addition to opportunities within the curriculum, there is a rich offer of extra-curricular clubs including a choir, an orchestra, and a range of dance, art and drama clubs.
As well as being embedded within school life, we celebrate and elevate the arts by participating in high profile projects such as the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, the English National Opera’s OperaSquad programme and staging a Community Opera.
Mulberry has developed close relationships with a wide number of internationally renowned artists such as David Lan, Fin Kennedy and Phyllida Lloyd, and is fortunate to count prestigious arts organisations as its partners, including the National Theatre, the British Film Institute, Southbank Centre, Donmar Warehouse and English National Opera.
Collaborations with artists such as these allows us to ensure that the arts opportunities offered to Mulberry students are both of the highest quality and reflect the realities of the creative industries at large.
The Arts at Mulberry School for Girls are supported by a dedicated Arts Specialism Team, based in the purpose built Mulberry Theatre within the Mulberry and Bigland Green Centre.