Welcome to the Music Dept.

Nailsea School has a vibrant and energetic music department. We seek to give every the student the opportunity to develop and extend their creative and technical musical ability. The department is lively with concerts, extra-curricular activities and workshops – you can keep up to date with music news by following us on Facebook (Nailsea School Music Department).


Members of Staff

Mrs L Perkins – Curriculum Leader lperkins@nailseaschool.com

Mrs N Macleod – Teacher NMacleod@nailseaschool.com


Music - More Information

 Assessment Schedule:

GCSE Composition 1  Due in Easter/Summer of Year 10
GCSE Composition 2  Due in Easter of Year 11
A-Level Compositions  Due in Easter of Year 12 and Easter of Year 13
AS-Level Music Performances  Due in late term 3 or early term 4 of Year 12 and Year 13
BTEC   Due in Easter of Year 12


Exam Timetable:


Course:  Date: 
GCSE Performance Exam Days – Year 11  December 
GCSE Composition Exam Day – Year 11  March 
Edexcel GCE AS-Level Music   Approx. May 
Edexcel GCSE Music   Approx. June  
Edexcel GCE A2-Level Music  Approx. June 
GCSE Composition Exam Day – Year 10   July