ART-(5th Wheel, 6th Wheel, 7-8 Art Elective)
Our full year art elective has been expanded to include many fun and challenging projects. The students will study color, shapes, and lines, using this knowledge to create abstract designs. They will study texture, hue, value, 2-point and 3-point perspective drawing. Painting on canvas, working with clay, creating mosaics, making masks, painting pottery, and sculpting are just some of the things you will study this year.
DRAMA – (5th Wheel; 6th Wheel; 7-8 Art Elective)
Drama is an exciting place to discover your creative abilities, build your imagination, connect to others, and become a better communicator onstage and off. It doesn’t matter how much theater experience you’ve had – from a little, to a lot, to none –Gain confidence (and have fun!) through the study of artistic discipline, the elements of theater, basic acting techniques, script writing strategies, scene development, technical theater (set design, lights, sound, props, costumes and makeup), and the entire production process. Discover your gifts, strengthen your talent, and develop your skills through Drama!
BAND- (5th Beginning; 6/7/8 Kingdom)
This program consists of 5th-8th grade students. Students in the Beginning Band will have the opportunity to learn to play one of the following instruments: flute, clarinet, trumpet, trombone, baritone, tuba, or percussion. In addition to learning how to play an instrument, students are instructed in musical notation, terminology, theory, history, improvisation, and composition. Band students are given opportunities to practice and perform in large ensembles, small ensembles, and as soloists in campus concerts as well as performances in the community.
WORSHIP BAND-(7/8 Elective)
Middle School students who enjoy singing or playing instruments will have the opportunity to excel in this very diverse program. The Worship Band students have the privilege of leading worship for our weekly Middle School Chapel. This band consists of 3-4 singers, a guitarist, drums, and two keyboard players
CCA CHORUS – (5th Eagle; 6,7,8 Kingdom)
CCA is pleased to offer chorus for all of you who love to sing. This ensemble will strengthen your musicianship. You will learn your voice type, read music, sing with others and perform with others. Use your voice to glorify God! This elective will require additional before or after school participation in rehearsals and performances such as the Christmas program and Arts in the Commons. Whether you consider yourself a beginner or practiced singer, we’d love to have you.