The Academy of Arts and Humanities

Welcome to the Arts Academy

The Academy of Arts and Humanities puts a strong emphasis the visual and performing arts.  Students have an opportunity to explore the disciplines with likeminded classmates and supportive teachers. 

 Student and adult at a play 

Sound Production and Digital Media Design

Sound Production

Students will learn about sound production careers, the basics of the physics of sound, and the elements of sound design. Through Soundtrap, they will learn to:

  • Record and alter voices
  • Create sound effects
  • Layer sounds
  • Compose a song
  • Create mood using sounds
  • Create a story using sounds and music

Digital Media Design

Students will learn how to use drawing tools on a digital platform. Students will explore digital elements and principles of art and design. Students will learn how to:

  • Create a graphic design
  • Draw figures in various poses
  • Practice using drawing apps like autodesk sketchbook
  • Create a digital self portrait
  • Design their own character
  • Create a digital storyboard and book
  • Create a sculpture for stop motion animation