Artsmark Platinum Award for Vandyke
Vandyke’s high level of commitment to the creative arts has been recognised with as Artsmark Platinum Award from Arts Council England. This recognises the high quality of drama and music productions, visual arts exhibitions and once in a lifetime trips abroad to places such as China and Sri Lanka. Arts Council England go on to explain that students “are offered equal opportunity to influence, lead, experience and evaluate a diverse range of high-quality arts and cultural activities.
Vandyke’s Team Leader of Art and Photography, Mr Bennett, who led the application with help from other creative arts teachers, said: “Our students have access to a fantastic creative arts curriculum that enables them to create original outcomes and support their personal development. I am delighted for our students and my colleagues that Arts Council England recognise this with their highest level award.”