goal of the fine arts program is to provide students with the
opportunity to explore many aspects of visual expression such as
painting, sculpture, and drawing. The tools of visual communication
foster the students' cultural awareness, develop creative problem
solving skills, aid in the development of aesthetic values and
self-awareness. All levels of art instruction are individualized.
mission of music education is to provide opportunities for cultural
enrichment and personal accomplishment through worthwhile performances
provides an opportunity for students to develop basic skills and
understanding of music fundamentals. The organization will provide an
opportunity for students to participate in the musical activities of
their school and town and in various other musical activities throughout
the area sponsored by local and state organizations. The fundamentals
of marching techniques are incorporated in the instructional program of
the band class. Attendance at performances ourside of school hours is
required. Admission to the band class is by permission of the
Chorus will provide students in grades 9-12 with an opportunity to develop their vocal music skills. Besides, singing is fun.
Music Appreciation Class
class will introduce students to many aspects of music. The class is
designed for any high school student to take, regardless of musical
background. Beginning concepts on all topics will be covered, so that
any student may feel comfortable in the class, regardless of musical
background. The class will begin with music theory and music notation.
The students will gain an awareness of the history of music, and
explore how it was influenced by other historical events. The class
will listen to music from various genres, and discuss career and
vocational opportunities in the music field.