Specialised beatboxing, rapping, songwriting and music production sessions,
led by Anthony Murphy and Jamie Duggan, for pupils
attending The Brookfield School, as part of
the Livewire outreach programme.
These sessions are private, specifically for pupils of The Brookfield School and are not open to the general public.
The Brookfield School opened in January 2001, providing specialist education for pupils in Key Stages 2, 3 and 4 (7-16) all of whom have a Statement of Special Educational Need. Student's primary needs are identified as behavioural, social and emotional difficulties (BSED), with additional complex needs such as Moderate Learning Difficulties (MLD), Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Attention Deficit Hpyeractive Disorder (ADHD) and Semantic Pragmatic Disorder.
The school has a capacity of 80 students which includes 8 full time equivalent students in the 'Intervention Group' who are students attending from mainstream schools who are in danger of permanent exclusion. There is an off site unit (The Arrow Group) consisting of secondary age students wich a history of very challenging behaviour and poor attendance.