Arts & Expression
The range of arts electives offered at this small school is truly remarkable.
- 8th Grade Parent
Across our curriculum, teachers at Billings seek to help students develop a strong personal voice, an expressive mindset and an aesthetic framework to interpret the world. Everyone at Billings takes arts classes every term. Our program boasts a broad range of elective courses in Visual Arts, Drama, Music, Graphic Arts and Movement.
6th Grade Foundations: VIsual Arts, Music & Drama
6th grade students dedicate three hours a week to Foundations Art, developing the vocabulary and tools to expressive themselves visually, musically and on stage.
7th & 8th Electives
Building on Foundation Arts skills, 7th and 8th graders chose trimester-long elective courses that explore a breadth of media and offer opportunities to pursue depth in an area of interest. Recent Arts electives have included:
2-D Design | Printmaking | Sculture | Ceramics | Vocal Ensemble | Scene Study: Shakespeare | Digital Arts | Photography | Animation