Denman Public School

Learning and Growing Together in a Caring Environment

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Creative arts

Students can unleash their creative flair through dance and drama performances, competitions, exhibitions and enrichment programs.

Students with particular interests and talents can participate in local and statewide activities in visual arts, music, dance and drama.


Our school music program provides instruction through the Upper Hunter Conservatorium of Music. Many children learn piano and guitar and are given opportunities to perform throughout the year. We also provide a primary choir, infants music program, ukulele lessons and a special education music group each Friday.



A volunteer community member coaches all interested children in our chess program. Our teams compete at local and regional level. I

Thank you to coach, Allan Sommerville, for preparing the boys and girls for the many tournaments and competitions they participate in with great success throughout the year, and also for sponsoring the medals for presentation night


Mrs Melissa Whiteman leads our school dance groups. Students have the opportunity to join a girls or boys group and participate in dance lessons through daily fitness activities. 

Students participate in the Hunter Dance Festival and Star Struck as well as perform at community events.