The broad extra-curricular program complements the academic program and provides a diversity of activities designed to motivate and challenge students and build confidence. We offer a wide range of extra curricular activities for Junior students, a few of which include:
- Sporting and Creative Clubs
- Communication skills programs such as Debating, Tournament of Minds, Public Speaking Da Vinci Decathlon
- Coding and Robotics
- Music (including Junior Strings, Junior Band, Junior Choir, Junior Jazz Band)
- Private Music Tuition
- Ballet and Dance
- Musical Theatre
Musical Instrumental Program
The Music Instrumental Program (MIP) is a curriculum based instrumental experience designed to give students in Years 5 and 6 the opportunity to learn instruments in a group situation. It provides a stepping stone for many students to join the extensive cocurricular music ensemble program offered at Redlands. Students learn an instrument and play in ensembles in a group lesson for 45 minutes each week. The range of instruments available includes both Strings and Band Instruments:
Violin, Viola, Cello, Guitar, Flute, Double Bass, Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone, Trumpet, Trombone, French Horn, Euphonium, Percussion, Orff Percussion.
Private Music Tuition Program
Students have the opportunity to receive private tuition on instruments, voice and musicianship. Regular opportunities are provided for performance in lunchtime concerts and studio recitals.