Welcome to the Culture section of our school’s website! At De Kuilen Primary we believe that an appreciation for culture is essential for a well-rounded education. We are proud to offer a diverse range of cultural opportunities for our students, including drama, public speaking, Eisteddfod, music, Orff orchestra, and the visual arts.
Our dedicated and experienced staff work to provide learners with a supportive and challenging environment in which to explore and develop their understanding and appreciation of culture. Whether your child is interested in performing on stage, honing their public speaking skills, or exploring their creativity through music or the visual arts, our cultural program has something for everyone.
We believe that a strong cultural education promotes empathy, communication, and critical thinking skills – skills that are essential for success in today’s diverse and interconnected world. We invite you to explore our cultural program and discover the many ways in which an appreciation for culture can enrich and transform our students.
DKPS Choir Evening – 15 August 2023
DKPS Play Festival – 8-9 September 2023
DKPS Culture Week – 23-27 October 2023
Drama is an extraordinary extracurricular activity that offers learners a unique opportunity to explore their creativity and develop their communication and teamwork skills. Our dramatic arts and stage production program provides a stimulating and exciting environment in which learners can express themselves, build confidence, and gain valuable performance experience. Join us and embark on a thrilling journey of self-discovery, artistic expression, and unforgettable memories!
Choir is an exciting extracurricular activity that offers learners the opportunity to develop their musical talents and build their teamwork and leadership skills. Our choir program provides a supportive and collaborative environment in which learners of all skill levels can explore their love of music and build lasting friendships.
Public speaking is a valuable activity that provides learners with the opportunity to hone their communication and critical thinking skills. Through public speaking, learners can develop their self-confidence and build their capacity to engage with diverse audiences. Join us and unlock the power of your voice!
Art is a wonderful extracurricular activity that offers learners a range of benefits. By engaging in art, learners can unleash their creativity, improve their fine motor skills, and cultivate a sense of self-expression. Additionally, art encourages critical thinking and problem-solving, while providing an opportunity for learners to explore their cultural identity and develop empathy for others. Whether your child is a seasoned artist or just starting out, our art program provides a supportive and stimulating environment in which to develop their talents and explore their passions.
Orff orchestra is an exceptional extracurricular activity that offers learners the opportunity to develop their musical talents and collaborate with their peers in a fun and engaging way. Through our Orff orchestra program, learners can explore a wide range of musical styles and genres, develop their rhythmic and melodic skills, and gain valuable performance experience.
At our school’s culture department, we believe in exposing our learners to the world of arts and culture through various competitions, Eisteddfods, performances, and festivals. These events provide our learners with the chance to showcase their talents, develop their skills, and gain valuable experience performing in front of diverse audiences. We are proud to participate in a wide range of cultural events throughout the year, and our learners consistently demonstrate their creativity, talent, and passion for the arts. Whether it’s on the stage, in the studio, or on the field, we are committed to providing our learners with opportunities to shine and make their mark in the world of arts and culture.
We are thrilled to announce that our school will be hosting its exciting concert in 2024, featuring a unique fusion of art forms! Join us for an unforgettable night where music, dance, theatre, and visual arts come together to create a truly immersive and unforgettable experience. This event will showcase the incredible talent of our students and celebrate the diversity of our school community. Mark your calendars and get ready to be inspired!
Our school takes pride in offering a comprehensive arts curriculum, featuring Drama, Dance, Music, and Visual Arts, all taught by highly qualified subject specialists. Our experienced and passionate educators are committed to providing a stimulating and nurturing environment in which learners can explore their creativity, develop their skills, and express themselves through the arts. Whether your child is an aspiring actor, dancer, musician, or artist, our curriculum (based on CAPS & ATPS) provides a supportive and challenging setting in which to thrive and achieve their full potential.