The music department is a well-resourced department with accommodation consisting of three teaching rooms and five practice rooms.
S1 and S2 classes are timetabled for two periods per week, S3 and S4 National classes three periods and the Higher / Advanced Higher classes six periods per week.
Uptake into S3 and S5 has risen steadily over the past few years, and SQA results show a high level of success at all levels.
The department runs a variety of lunchtime activities:
Senior Choir Mon 3.30
String Group Tues 3.30
S1-4 Choir Wed 1.15
Band Wed 3.30
Piping Group Thurs 1.10
Staff in the department are
Alyn Ross Principal Teacher
Sheena Amos Teacher (full time)
Jenny Delmonte Teacher (currently on maternity leave)
Pam McCulloch Teacher (full time)
Louise McBain Instrumental Tutor (Piping) (Wed pm and Thursday all day)
Olivia Ross Instrumental Tutor (Strings) (Tues all day)
Mark Bell Instrumental Tutor (Brass) (Mon am)
Colin MacLean Instrumental Tutor (Woodwind) (Wed all day+ Thurs am)