The Visual and Performing Arts Department includes Dance, Drama, Vocal and Instrumental Music, Music Technology, and the traditional Visual Arts, as well as technical art forms. In every discipline there are various levels from exploratory to advanced placement. The coursework is based on the state and national standards corresponding to each discipline. In all of the Visual and Performing Arts, every student has multiple opportunities to show off their talents and skills in public forums. The arts are in a unique position to cultivate personal expression and creative development. Look at the individual disciplines to get a more complete understanding of the breadth and depth of each department.