Lodge Park Academy offers an exciting programme of Arts activities, with specialisms in art, music, dance and drama, our students can access a whole host of opportunities to explore their creativity.
The school is a proud recipient of the Artsmark Platinum Award in recongition of the outstanding arts programmes on offer here.
The Artsmark Platinum Award is the highest award a school can receive and is a creative quality standard for schools, accredited by Arts Council England.
The Arts Council England panel made the following comments about Lodge Park Academy:
"Your children and young people are offered equal opportunity to influence, lead, experience and evaluate a diverse range of high-quality arts and cultural activities across a broad range of media and you are able to contribute to development opportunities in these areas for both your own staff and others." Arts Council England
“Our Artsmark Platinum Award is a credit to our students’ and teachers’ passions for arts and cultural enrichment. Hundreds of people attended our recent open event because they have heard about the world-class education we are committed to giving our students at Lodge Park Academy. This fantastic award reflects our focus on creating outstanding opportunities for our students.” Abbie Owen, Head of Art and Assistant Principal at Lodge Park Academy
Budding artists have seen their artwork displayed in a public exhibition at Nottingham Contemporary Art Gallery. During their recent visit to the gallery, Year 7 students took part in an exclusive workshop, which was led by professional artists, Sam Read and Debbie Cooper, and supported by Sarah Blackie, an art teacher at Lodge Park Academy.