Visual Arts & Performing Arts

Arts & media

bringing Christ glory through the arts

Visual Arts

Art is the expression of God-given creativity, imagination, and skill. At MCA, students are provided a myriad of artistic opportunities from Kindergarten through graduation, to bring glory to God.

painting a picture of education

Art 1 & 2

These courses are designed to give students an understanding of the many forms of art. In this course, students will learn drawing skills. They will be exposed to the many drawing mediums as well as different drawing techniques. Students will be learning painting techniques as well as exposed to various different mediums. Art 2 is designed to build upon the foundational skills that were obtained in Art I. This section has a strong emphasis on drawing and painting.

Growing their portfolio

Advanced Art

Students engage in exciting, meaningful independent study and create an art portfolio for university or art school entrance.

Lights, camera, education!

Video Production & Yearbook

Students plan, prepare, design, develop, edit, and evaluate video from communication, entertainment, and biblical perspective. They create video productions and projects utilizing advanced editing and camera techniques. Yearbook students preserve the memories and accomplishments of our Christ-centered community of learners throughout the year. They learn the rules of professional print production pertaining to design, photo composition, and writing techniques, while utilizing yearbook software.

Growing in the arts

Performing Arts

Art is a form of worship. At MCA, students are inspired to explore and enhance their instrumental, vocal, and theatre performance skills.

singing his song

Concert Choir

“I will sing to the Lord all my life; I will sing praise to my God as long as I live” Psalm 104:33. Choir students develop and master vocal skills, study music of differing styles and time periods, and acquire a working knowledge of music theory, aural skills, and music reading skills. Through a variety of performance opportunities, students worship and glorify Christ through the gift of singing.

worshiping God through music

Worship Band

Worship band students elevate the worship experience at our weekly chapel services by creating an atmosphere for worship that points others to Christ. They develop worship leadership skills, discover how the Bible defines worship and worship leading, and study the history of musical worship.

Glorifying Christ onstage

Theatre

In theatre club, students seek to develop and refine an array of performance skills and techniques, utilizing their God-given creativity. Students participate in musicals, plays, improv exercises, and skits during chapel and school programs. Past MCA productions include “Beauty and the Beast Jr.” and “Mary Poppins Jr.”