Visual Art Department focuses on teaching the Elements of Art and the Principles of Design through a variety of mediums and projects. Student will learn about artist, art movements, and learn how to critique work. Student will be encourage to express their creativity as they learn a variety of drawing, painting, and sculpture skill. Students will complete both 2D and 3D artworks at all three levels Art 1, Art 2, and Art 3. After successfully completing Art 1 students are eligible to take a 3D Ceramics course.
Choir is a place for students to come together and make music. Students in choir will work on reading music, vocal techniques and performance techniques. Students will also learn about working as a team and being an active member of the choir family.
WJH Orchestra is a place for string players to perform music together! The instruments in orchestra are Violin, Viola, Cello and Bass. Here at WJH we have all performance levels from beginners who have never played an instrument before to the advanced varsity students. All of the more advanced orchestras are created from student auditions. Orchestra is a great place to perform music and also to meet great friends! You will be working together on reading music, instrument technique and musical performance creating a musical “team” with everyone doing their part and working as one.
Students will learn expressive techniques, acting concepts, theater production concepts and appreciation of theatrical events. They will learn mime, improvisation, basic combat techniques, and character development. In class, students will explore script writing and will participate in storytelling, Reader’s Theater, and play production.