1817403 HENRY MS(Visual/Performing Arts)

1817403 HENRY MS(Visual/Performing Arts)

Program Description
Visual and Performing Arts (VAPA) Magnets. Learning the skills and knowledge for creating, refining, and sharing works in the Arts, Media, and Entertainment industry promotes teamwork, communication, creative thinking, and decision-making abilities. These are all traits needed to function successfully in the competitive and media-rich 21st century. Whether the student has already achieved a level of accomplishment or demonstrated an interest or potential to grow in an art form, Visual and Performing Arts Magnets provide highly rewarding learning experiences.
Grades:
6-8
Phone:
(818) 832-3870
Program Capacity 2018-2019:
396
Applications Received 2017-2018:
103
Openings 2018-2019:
132
Success Secret:
Our Performing and Visual Arts Magnet provides an intellectually stimulating curriculum with performing and visual arts integrated into all core classes. As electives, we offer Theater, Choral Arts, Percussion and Art classes provided by our teachers who have worked in the entertainment industry for many years. Additionally, our dance teacher will provide P.E. to our students by integrating all forms of dance and choreography into the P.E. program.
Track:
Single Track
School Website:
Tour Information:
Magnet Tour Dates for 2017 Monday mornings at 8:15am-10:30am during the month of October and November until the closing date of EChoices on November 10, 2017.
Magnet Vision:
It is our vision that the Patrick Henry Academy of Performing and Visual Arts will provide a rigorous academic program through infusing the highest quality of artistic work. We contend that our students will excel academically, value the process of learning, and will become lifelong learners who will be college and career ready by utilizing the 21st Century skills via the Common Core along with advanced technology. Patrick Henry Academy of Performing and Visual Arts will embrace the diversity of all of its students by recognizing that all students deserve a safe, inviting, supportive and nurturing environment where they will feel respected, valued and challenged.
Magnet Mission:
Our mission is to develop and nurture our middle school students' developmental needs, allowing them more freedom of movement, providing them with support for their emotional, social, as well as mental health needs, and showing them new avenues to explore their interests and develop new aspirations.
Academic/Career Pathways:
Performing and Visual Arts
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Advanced Placement (AP) Course Offerings:
International Baccalaureate (IB) Program:
After-School Programs:
Beyond the Bell World Fit for Kids M, W, Th, Fri 3-6:00pm Tues 1:32-6:00pm
Other Theme-Based Activities:
Reflections Art on Display Winter Performance 7th grade Art Gallery, Dance and Chorus Performance Spring Performance Musical
Wall of Fame/Notable Alumni:
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