• This pathway is designed for students interested in pursuing careers in composing, conducting, performing managing and teaching. It offers seven main pathway courses and related elective classes as well as mentorships, internships, microinternships, master classes and related extracurricular opportunities such as District 214 honors orchestra, small ensembles, pit orchestra and summer music camps.

    Work Based Learning Experiences in performance arts

    Student interns have completed a variety of tasks in the Performance Arts field, including, but not limited to:

    • Working with industry professionals to create, modify, and finalize a portfolio of experiences, such as a demo reel
    • Assist in the creation and development of stage sets, lighting, and “back of the house” tasks to ensure a smooth production
    • Prepare and participate in live performances to strengthen skill set

Four Year Academic Plan