Everyone at School of the Arts is focused on the arts, creating a fun and creative environment in which students thrive and build supportive, professional relationships with faculty and their peers. You can find the entire video about our school on the Bruce Grey Catholic District School Board YouTube site, as well as some videos that I created for the Nicaragua and Dominican Republic mission trips. Art schools offer students the ability to refine their artistic skills at a college level, gain valuable business and marketing skills, develop interpersonal skills, and obtain advanced training while obtaining a degree or certification.
Entertainment/Relaxation: The various forms of the arts mentioned above provide one form of entertainment, amusement and relaxation or the other. Children’s classes include a variety of opportunities for ages 6 and up and also include portfolio preparation for students applying to local arts magnet schools.
The Charter Arts Foundation is pleased to announce that it has received EITC grants from PNC Bankshares, Embassy Bank and Avalon Insurance Company. Yes they would still be grateful for the extra work but they would not need to literally beg for it. So, if the teacher does try to hassle you into joining they may not be the best school to go for.
Since including the Arts in the curriculum does lead to better test scores, then those young people going to the California schools should definitely be exposed to them. Different schools have different strengths, find a school that plays to your strengths and has specialization in the field of your choice.
Many martial arts schools also offer leadership courses for kids, in conjunction with their karate for kids programs, or similar lessons. Every one of our students is an artist, whether in instrumental or vocal music, visual art, theatre, dance or literary arts.