ARTSwork Academy

ARTSwork logo

The ARTSwork Academy is designed for students who want the opportunity to explore in depth their interest in visual arts, dance, music, theater or an integration of the visual and performing arts. This Academy will provide students with a broad based knowledge for many careers: graphic design, publicity, media (TV, radio, movies), music, dancing, teaching and drama (producing, directing, script writing). Academy Students are required to earn a minimum or 70 credits in the visual and performing arts and maintain a 2.5 GPA.

Artswork Handbook:  Student Handbook revised 2019-20.pdf

Sheldon High School is a State of California Department of Education "AME Model Demonstration School Site" for the ARTS, MEDIA, and ENTERTAINMENT Industry Sector.  CLICK LINK for more information:

The following Visual and Performing Arts courses are offered:

Modern Jazz Dance 1
Modern Jazz Dance 2*
Modern Jazz Dance 3*
Dance Comp. & Perf. 1, 2, 3, 4 *@

Theatre 1
Theatre 2*C
Theatre 3*C
Drama Productions I & II
Children’s Theatre/Play Productions
Advanced Theatre*@
Advanced Children’s Theatre*@
Introduction to Professional Theatre@

Concert Band *
Marching Band*
Symphonic Band*
Jazz Band
Concert Choir*
Treble Choir
Vocal Ensemble*@
String Orchestra
Music Theory
AP Music Theory*

Visual Arts
Art 1
Art 2 *C
Commercial Art *C
Art 3 *C
Honors Art*@
AP Studio Art (General) *@
AP Studio Art (Drawing) *@
ROP: Visual Communications
Animation 1
Animation 2, 3*
Animation Independent Study @
ROP: Animation 
Photo 1
Photo 2, 3, 4 *C
Ceramics 1
Ceramics 2, 3 *C
Ceramics 4 *@
3D Art/Sculpture

* = Prerequisite exists
C = Prerequisite requires a “C” or better
@ = Requires audition or teacher approval

Website by SchoolMessenger Presence. © 2020 Intrado Corporation. All rights reserved.