Music and Art
Students in grades K-2 attend general music once a week where they explore rhythm, sound and various genres of music. They prepare for two concerts, one in the winter and one in the spring where they perform to showcase their work.
Once a week, students in second grade are introduced to violin instruction. School violins are provided.
Students in grades K-2 investigate and explore materials, techniques and artistic processes. They observe and discuss the works of famous artists and study historical periods and artistic styles as they begin to develop a language for speaking about art and sharing their ideas in a meaningful way.
The elements of art are introduced to the students which includes color, line, balance, value, shape, space and form through a variety of projects throughout the year.