Visual and Performing Arts
Mission Hills High School offers a balanced, comprehensive, standards-based arts program. Courses are offered in dance, music, theater and visual art. We are a team of artists and student artists, committed to pursuing excellence in our fields and collaborating to provide meaningful experiences in the arts for the school community.
- Enhance and balance the curriculum
- Provide students with opportunities to propose and solve problems
- Expand perceptual skills
- Celebrate the achievement of diverse cultures
- Provide students with the creative skills to be productive participants in today’s economy
The Visual and Performing Arts standards are grouped under the following strands:
What do I know?
What can I create?
Historical and Cultural Context
How does it fit into culture and history?
How do I feel about it?
Connections, relationships, application
How do I connect it to other subjects, to the world around me, to careers?
Courses in Visual and Performing Arts offered at Mission Hills High School
A.P. Studio Art
A.P. Art History
Drawing and Painting