In Shipley’s arts programs, students develop the skills to reach their full creative potential and the courage to express themselves creatively. We offer a wealth of art, music, and theater opportunities in and outside of class. Our fine arts, music, and theater arts programs have earned a reputation for excellence.
Shipley students learn many techniques to express creativity as they explore and discover who they are. Studying the arts and performing, students develop imaginative thinking and creative problem-solving skills, important in every career field.
Awards – The excellence of our arts program is reflected in the recognition and awards our students receive for their musical and theatrical performances and work in fine arts.
Curriculum – The art, music, and theater departments each design their curricula in an age-appropriate continuum in Lower, Middle, and Upper schools, from Pre-Kindergarten through 12th grade.
Teachers – Shipley’s Fine Arts, Music, and Theater Arts departments are well-developed and fully staffed with highly qualified faculty, most of whom are also working professionals in their fields.