Musical Cues

These are auditory cues to enable a pupil to understand a transition and aid processing time. We have a standardised set of musical cues that are routinely used throughout the day.

We currently use the following Musical Cues during the school day


  1. Assembly – He’s got the Whole World in his Hands
  2. Bus – On the Road Again (Canned Heat)
  3. Communication Group – Hello/Goodbye (Beetles)
  4. Dinner – Food Glorious Food (from Oliver)
  5. Home – Thank you for the Day (Kirsty MacColl)
  6. MOVE – Hallelujah (David T Walker)
  7. PE – Star Wars (Theme Music)
  8. Playtime – Entry of the Gladiators (Circus Music)
  9. Sensory Room – Smooching (Mark Knoffler)
  10. Soft play – Mountain King (Grieg -Peer Gynt)
  11. Star of the Week – Proud (Heather Small)
  12. Swimming – Swimming Hole (Susie Tallman)
  13. Tacpac – Touch (Walton – Henry v)
  14. Thunder – Black Beauty (Theme)
  15. Trampolining – Timour the tartar (Boys of Marlin)
  16. Wheelchair dancing – Can Can (from Orpheus in the Underworld)
  17. Tuesday singing – Lala warm-up song (Rosie Monaghan)
  18. Magic Carpet—A Whole New World (from Alladin)