We believe creative expression is fundamental to the human experience and creativity is crucial to a growth mindset. By encouraging a wide exploration of the arts, we enhance adaptability and problem solving skills, and enrich learning in other curricular areas.
Arts at Kirby School are taught by accomplished artists and provide extensive opportunities for student involvement in music, the visual arts, theater and dance.
Music theory is complemented by many performing groups and classes including chorus, jazz choir, chamber choir, jazz ensemble, and orchestra. Performers use the school’s recording studio to gain experience with production techniques and to record music with the assistance of the audio engineering class.