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Whether drawing, dancing, painting, singing, photographing, acting, sculpting, or playing instruments, visual and performing arts at SI are designed to nurture students' creativity and enhance their cultural literacy.

The results may be impressive, but we value the creative process most, for that's when students articulate complex ideas, problem-solve, and engage with the world in new ways.

Performing Arts

An audition is required to join these programs:

Visual Arts

Arts Survey

These courses combine history, the creative process, and class trips to attend live Bay Area performances and world-class museums.