Strives to maintain a balanced program in all facets of music education and the development of the each musician.
Opportunities to play in one of three concert ensembles, one jazz ensemble and one percussion class.
Opportunities to participate in marching band, pep band, pit orchestra and other outside chamber music ensembles.
Eight choirs, with approximately 300 students, six auditioned choirs, and one extracurricular ensemble.
Developed around classical training, includes variety as each ensemble performs multicultural and diverse music.
Nearly half of students are enrolled in a second choral ensemble course. The choir has a long history and tradition of excellence.
Offers several levels from beginner to advanced. All classes are assigned as PE credits, advanced level courses have the choice of being PE or Fine Arts credits.
Instructed by Lisa Wood- directs the All-School Musical and an annual auditioned Dance Recital, the Dance Showcase.
Research shows those who study dance score higher on measures of creative thinking, originality and abstract thought.
Directed by Ms. Chelsea Peele- Orchestra consists of a comprehensive performance-based curriculum. Uses traditional and standard repertoire to teach technique, musicality and music theory.
Consists of two orchestras: String Orchestra and Symphony Orchestra, which perform at least four times per year. An extra-curricular Chamber Ensemble Club meets after school as designated by Ms. Peele.
Drama program strives to give students an opportunity to learn about and excel in the art or practice of producing dramatic works.
Four levels of theatre classes, including IB Theater and Technical Theater
With five all-school productions annually, most students should be able to fill their dramatic interests.