The focus for our younger students is to discover and celebrate their artistic and expressive abilities. Students are guided through artmaking, 音乐探索, and creative movement tailored and sequenced to support their early childhood development. By exploring a wide variety of tools, 材料, and diverse styles and genres, students develop their love for the arts and hone their gross and fine motor skills, as well as their abilities to concentrate, 坚持下去, 和协作.
The focus for our older students is to further realize their creative potential and advancing their artistic literacies within the arts and interdisciplinarily. Visual arts courses collaborate with design science to develop students’ investigations and sensitivity to the elements of art, 设计原则, how to understand patterns, 并做出预测. Performing arts students continue honing their musicianship with classes emphasizing 执行ance skills and musical literacy, expanding their instrumentation, 声音的能力, and musical complexity through sequenced levels of repertoire.