Point Loma High School

Course Catalog » VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS

VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS

Art 1,2 - Grades 9,10,11,12

Ceramics 1,2 - Grades 11,12 (Grade 12 students have priority)

Drawing and Painting 1,2 - Grades 10,11,12

Prerequisite:  Academic grades of “A” or “B” in Art 1,2.

Senior Art Studio 1,2 – Grade 12

Prerequisites:  Minimum “B” grade in previous art course and recommendation by art teacher.

Studio Art, 2-D Design 1,2 AP – Grades 11,12

Prerequisites:  Minimum “B” grade in previous art course, recommendation by art teacher and presentation of an art portfolio.

Studio Art, Drawing Portfolio 1,2 AP  – Grades 10,11,12

Prerequisites:  Minimum “B” grade in previous art course, recommendation by art teacher and presentation of an art portfolio.

Art History 1,2 AP – Grades 11,12 (HP)

Prerequisites:  Recommendation of teacher and counselor.

Photography 1,2 - Grades 9, 10, 11, 12

Theatre 1,2 - Grades 9,10,11,12

Theatre 3,4 - Grades 10,11,12

Prerequisites:  Successful completion of Theatre 1, 2 or teacher placement

Theatre: The Musical 1,2 - Grades 9, 10,11,12

Prerequisites:  An audition with the Theatre teacher is required

Theatre 5,6 – Grades 10,11,12

Prerequisites:  Successful completion of Theatre 3,4 with a C or better and/or teacher placementit.

COLOR GUARD 1,2

Core - Grades 9, 10

Elective - Grades 11, 12

Prerequisites:  Auditions (May) and teacher approval.  Good citizenship and attendance are required.

Choir 1,2 - Grades 9,10,11,12

Choir 3,4 - Grades 10,11,12

Guitar 1,2 - Grades 9,10,11,12

Guitar 3,4 - Grades 10,11,12

Band 1,2 Intermediate  - Grades 9,10,11,12

Requirements: Students will be concurrently enrolled in Advanced Band and PE Marching Band.  Participation in after school rehearsals, attendance at all performances and attendance at LEAD week (last week of summer) are required.  Good citizenship, attendance and enrollment in Zero Period PE Marching Band are expected.

Band 1,2 Advanced  - Grades 10,11,12

Requirements:  Participation in after school rehearsals, attendance at all performances, and attendance at LEAD week (last week of summer) are expected.  Good citizenship and attendance are expected.  Students will be enrolled in Zero Period PE Marching Band and receive one semester of PE credit.  Students may be asked to be concurrently enrolled in Intermediate Band.

Jazz Ensemble 1 (Spring Only) - Grades 9,10,11,12

Prerequisites:  Auditions (December) and teacher approval are mandatory.  Good citizenship and attendance are required.

Orchestra 1,2 - Grades 9,10,11,12

Prerequisites:  Auditions and teacher approval required.  Good citizenship and attendance are required

 

Computerized Graphic Design 1,2   - Grades 11,12

This course meets the UC "a-g" requirements. Students who earn a "B" or higher will receive college credit.

Introduction to Music Production Technology 1,2 (9, 10, 11, 12)

Prerequisites: Introductory wheel course, music appreciation, any music course, ability to play an instrument, or permission of the instructor.

Video Production 1,2 and 3,4 - Grades 9, 10,11,12

 

Cinematic Arts 1,2  – Grades 11,12

Credit for this course counts toward the practical arts credits required for high school graduation.

Prerequisites: Video Production 1,2 and Video Production 3,4. Or teacher approval.