The Vibrant Performing Arts Department at LuHi
The Performing Arts Department at Long Island Lutheran Middle and High School (LuHi) offers an enriching and engaging experience for students. Students have the opportunity to explore Band, Orchestra, Choir, and Dance courses throughout their middle and high school careers. Let’s explore the unique strengths and opportunities that make the Performing Arts Department at LuHi truly exceptional.
Experienced and Talented Faculty: Our department is composed of experienced instructors and musicians who possess a deep understanding and mastery of their craft. These skilled educators bring their expertise to the classroom, and with their guidance, students are nurtured and encouraged to explore their creativity and express themselves through various forms of artistic expression.
Thoughtfully Designed Lessons: The lessons in our Performing Arts Department are structured to inspire curiosity, creativity, and a solid foundation of knowledge. Each lesson is carefully orchestrated to engage students and provide them with a comprehensive understanding of music and the performing arts. Student progress is on full display during our concerts and performances, which occur twice a year (Christmas and Spring).
Collaborative Learning Environment: The unity within our faculty fosters a collaborative and supportive learning environment. The focus on collaboration extends to our students, as they are encouraged them to work together, learn from one another, and grow both individually and collectively. The Performing Arts Department at LuHi cultivates a community where students can freely express themselves and develop their artistic abilities.
Middle School Experience: In our middle school program, our aim is to nurture students’ love for the performing arts and inspire them to continue their artistic journey in high school. Through a supportive and encouraging environment, students are introduced to various forms of artistic expression, allowing them to discover their interests and talents.
High School Journey: For high school students in the Performing Arts Department, it becomes a journey of skill refinement and artistic growth. These accomplished students represent the culmination of their dedication, discipline, and talent. They serve as role models and mentors for younger students, inspiring them to strive for excellence and demonstrating the possibilities that hard work and devotion to their craft can achieve.
AP Music Class: AP Music is designed for students with a profound passion for music. This unique course not only deepens their understanding of the art but also highlights its relevance in everyday life. Through musical composition and exploration of different styles and textures, students have the opportunity to showcase their creativity and expand their musical horizons.
The Performing Arts Department at LuHi is a place of creativity, passion, and artistic growth. Whether they pursue music, dance, or other forms of performing arts, we strive to instill in our students a deep appreciation for the arts and provide them with the skills and knowledge to express themselves confidently.