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VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS

HSES Fine Arts seeks to instill an appreciation of the Arts as a lifelong pursuit by enhancing creative problem-solving abilities, focusing on project-based learning through individualized lessons and group work, and providing innovative programming to meet our student needs and interests.

FINE ARTS PREVIEW

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

December – Kindergarten Christmas Pageant

January - 3rd and 4th Grade Production

February - Grandparents and Special Friends Day (choral and handbells)

February – Primary 4 Rodeo Round-Up

March – Primary 3 Sing-a-long

April – 1st and 2nd Grade Production

May – Episcopal School Sunday

May – Middle School Production

May - Kindergarten Sing-a-bration

 

 

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

Music, Theater and Arts
  • Choral Singing (PK3 - 8th)
  • Group Piano (3rd - 8th)
  • Handbells (5th - 8th)
  • Drums (5th - 8th)
  • Studio Art (PK3 - 8th)
  • Theater Elective (5th- 8th)

VPA FOCUS

Lower School
The Music curriculum encompasses a wide range of genres, ear training of rhythm, basic theory lessons and singing skills for both choir and theatre.
 
To enhance auditory and instrument skills, group piano is offered twice weekly during the second semester for all 3rd and 4th grade students.
 
Middle School
The McNew Piano and Recording Studio features a 20-unit piano lab.  All students in grades 5 - 8 participate in 12 weeks of piano to develop a basic knowledge of theory while fostering an interest in continued exploration of piano or other musical endeavors.  The curriculum is individualized for students with all levels of experience with a wide range of projects to explore, incorporating their interests and expertise level.
 

 

 
Primay and Lower School

Each grade level offers a musical production every year. The Kindergarten Pageant is considered the gem of the Lower School programming with a long-standing tradition at HSES.

  • Primary 3 Sing-a-long
  • Primary 4 Rodeo Round-Up
  • Kinder Sing-a-bration
  • Kindergarten Christmas Pageant
  • First and second grade Musical Production
  • Third and fourth grade Musical Production
Middle School

The student-centered approach to education seeks to involve our students in all aspects of production. From choreography to set and costume design, stage management to directing, sound video to lighting, our student do it all!

Primary 3 through 8th Grade

Student art focuses on the principles of Art and Design, such as line, color, texture and rhythm, movement, unity and value. All lower and middle school students take part in Art and work with a variety of mediums including:

  • Acrylics
  • Printmaking
  • Oil
  • Pastels
  • Charcoal
  • Clay wood

Student artwork is displayed throughout the school hallways and digital media.

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