Do you already have a passion for the arts and are looking to improve your skills? Or possibly just looking to try something new? Do you dream of being on stage or backstage?
Do you think about creating installation art on a school campus or setting up a photography exhibit of your own work? The arts program includes both visual arts and performing arts, offering students a broad spectrum of courses for artistic development and expression. The Performing Arts program strives to create well rounded and trained musicians, vocalist, and actors who demonstrate enthusiasm for the performing arts and mastery of their craft. Past arts students have won awards in local competitions, have sung in state-wide choral festivals, and have acted in television and film.
The arts program at Winchendon is designed to build intellectual curiosity, critical thinking skills, and an appreciation for the arts.Students may choose to take art classes for credit during the academic day. They may also sign up for various afternoon activities, including auditioning for the fall musical and the spring play, as well as painting, drawing, ceramics, or photography work in the studio. Other offerings include jazz ensemble, an a cappella group or two, and the Ukulele Club.