Welcome to Fine Arts
The Fine Arts department will offer courses in Instrumental music (Orchestra, Band, and Music Technology), Visual Arts and Dance. Students will be provided frequent opportunities to perform and compete both locally and across the region.
Fine Arts FAQs
Yes, the new fine arts teachers will meet with and collaborate actively with the feeder middle school teachers and with the Norcross band teachers. The fine arts teachers in the cluster are extremely collaborative, and the Paul Duke STEM directors and teachers will continue this tradition of excellence.
Our staff will encourage and support students that are looking to advance their skills and distinguish themselves and our school through many band activities including concerts throughout the year, Large Group Performance Evaluation (LGPE), all-state band, district band, as well as solo and ensemble performances. Since Paul Duke STEM high school will not have a football team, we will not have a marching band.
Yes. Fine arts and academics are the priority at Paul Duke STEM High School. We plan to have full programs in these four areas of fine arts - band, orchestra, visual arts, and dance, which will consist of both classes and extracurricular activities.