Visual and Performing Arts
Acalanes Union High School District requires that students complete 20 credits in the Breadth area of the graduation requirements. Visual and Performing Arts are currently part of the Breadth requirement.
Students in Class of 2017, 2018, and 2019 have the following Breadth requirement: One year each, in two of the following five areas: Career Technical Education, World Language, American Sign Language, Visual Arts and Performing (20 credits)
Students in Class of 2020 have the following Visual and Performing Arts requirement: 1 year (10 credits) of Visual or Performing Arts.
All courses taught in the Acalanes Union High School district follow a Board approved course of study. Below are AUHSD courses of study for courses offered within the Visual and Performing Arts Department. Please note that Advanced Placement (AP) courses follow College Board courses of study. The courses below are offered in the district, however not all courses are offered at each AUHSD school site. Please visit the AUHSD Course Catalog to determine if a certain course is offered at a specific school site.Art 1Art 2Independent Art PortfolioDigital Design 1Digital Design 2Digital Arts / Design for the WebPhotography / Digital DesignAdvanced Digital PhotographyVideo Production 1Video Production 2Advanced Communication Media3-D Art 13-D Art 23-D Art 33-D Art 4Drama 1Drama 2Advanced DramaStagecraftChoral 1Choral 2Choral 3Choral 4Musical Theater Workshop
In DevelopmentDance 1Advanced DanceConcert BandJazz BandOrchestraSymphonic BandAP Music TheoryAP Studio ArtAP Studio Art: 2D PhotoAP Art History