Somercotes Academy students who have received Music Scholarships, courtesy of Tollbar Multi Academy Trust. They are bass player Alfie Pilgrim (Year 7) and drummer Max Beardsley (Year 9).
Two gifted Music students have been awarded scholarships which will give them free Music tuition for the Academic year.
Key Stage 3 student Alfie Pilgrim, who plays bass, and Key Stage 4 drummer Max Beardsley are the recipients of the newly-introduced scholarships at Somercotes Academy, courtesy of Tollbar Multi Academy Trust.
Principal Frances Green said: "The scholarships recognise hard work, commitment and talent and are given to two musically promising students chosen by the Music Teacher and myself. Alfie and Max will receive free bass and drum lessons for the Academic year."