Fine Arts Academy

Fine Arts Academy

The fine arts academy program at St. Mary’s school attracts students from all over the city and surrounding area. The programming emphasis is on enriching a students experience in performing and visual arts. Our program meets the needs of many students, in particular; those students who enjoy the fine arts but are not considering it as a career option; and those students who are very involved in the fine arts and may be considering it as a career option. All academy programming is taught by highly qualified experienced and certified teachers.

The five disciplines offered are Choral/singing, drama, band, dance and art.


Grade 7 - 9 academy students participate in all five of the main disciplines. The fee structure is included below.


Grade 7-9

Band ($90.00 + $40.00)


Fine Arts Academy Fee




Academic Program

Grade 9 students will have academic instruction in:

  • Religion
  • Language Arts
  • Math
  • Social
  • Science

Grade 7 and 8 students will have academic instruction in:

  • Religion
  • Math
  • Science
  • Humanities
    • Humanities integrate the curriculum outcomes from both Language Arts and Social Studies. Most of the students' outcomes in these subjects are similar.

Academy Program

Each student in the Fine Arts Academy participate in 5 main disciplines: Dance, Art, Band, Choral/Singing, and Drama.