Conservatories

Drama

2019-2020 Fall Drama Conservatory
ALL actors, (Grades K-5) are invited to audition to become part of the play, The Princess and the Princess.  Most rehearsals will take place on Thursday and Friday from 2:45pm-4:30pm in the PAC. Specific rehearsal information can be found in the Vista Academy Children's Theatre Audition Packet located in the front office.
Please see Conservatory Information Packet, found in Front Office, for audition times and guidelines.

Dance

2019-2020 Fall Dance Dance Conservatories

-Pack Pups: Grades K-2

Mondays 7:30am-8am

Performances: Saturday, October 29th and November 7th, 8th, 9th

-The PACK: Grades 3-4

Tuesdays 2:45pm-3:45pm

Performances: Saturday, October 19th and November 7th, 8th, 9th

-Ballet Technique Group: Grades 1-5

Tuesdays and Wednesdays 7:30am-8am

Performances: Saturday, October 19th and November 7th, 8th, 9th

-Ballet Folklorico: Grades 3-5

Fridays 2:45pm-4pm

Performances: Saturday, October 19th and November 7th, 8th, 9th

Please see Conservatory Information Packet, found in Front Office, for Audition times and additonal information.

 

Music

   2019-2020 Fall Music Conservatories

    -Pitch Pup Singers: Grades K-2, Tuesdays 2:45pm-4pm

    -Guitar Ensemble: Grades 4-5, Wednesdays 2:45pm - 4pm

    -Academy Voices: Grades 3-5, Thursdays 2:45pm-4pm 

Please see Conservatory Information Packet, found in the Front Office, for audition times and additional information.  

S.T.E.A.M.

   2019-2020 Fall STEAM Conservatories

    -Journalism and Videography 

     Grades 3-5, Tuesdays 2:45-pm

 Calling all writers and reporters!  If you enjoy the art of writing and want to give Vista Academy students a voice, then sign up for the Journalism and Videography conservatory!  Students in this conservatory will be responsible for investigating all of the interesting learning that happens at Vista Academy.  Students will learn how to give interviews, take pictures and video, and will attend school arts and sports performances to take notes on what happens.  After gathering our information, we will get to writing articles for a brand-new school Newspaper!  If you love writing and taking pictures and want to show off how awesome Vista Academy is, this is the conservatory for you!    

    -Design and Build:

Grades 3-5, Wednesdays 2:45pm-4pm

 Calling all builders and painters!  This conservatory is all about designing and building.  We will learn about tools, safety, managing deadlines, and organizing materials.  A big focus will be creating accurate and thorough designs and following those designs to build pieces to meet school needs.  If you enjoy building and/or drawing then this is a great conservatory for you.  This is a semester long conservatory.  Students who participate during the first semester will not be eligible to participate during the second semester to allow new students to experience the conservatory.

Please fill out and turn in application, found in Front Office, by 8/28/19.

Both Conservatories start on 9/2/19

Cost Fee: $30  

 

 

Visual Arts

2019-2020 Visual Art Conservatories
   
   -Art Explorers: Grades K-2  Tuesdays 2:45pm-3:45pm
   -Art Adventurers: Grades 3-5  Wednesdays 2:45pm-3:45pm
   -Ceramics: Grades 2-3 Thursdays 2:45pm-3:45pm   
   -Ceramics- Grades 3-5  Fridays 2:45pm-3:45pm
Session 1: September 3 - October 11
Session 2: October 22 - December 13
Session 3: January 7 - February 14*
Session 4: February 18 - March 27
Session 5: April 7 - May 15

All classes are six weeks long.

Registrations are open throughout the year until full - student will be placed in the next available session, and parents will be notified of the dates.

Kindergarten students can sign up for Art Explorers beginning with Session 3.

Contact Mrs. Zaitz with any questions at mary.zaitz@gmail.com

Please turn in applications, found in Front Office, by 8/26/19.

HOW FOUNDATION IS STRUCTURED

The Board

The Intellectual Committee-Organizes and funds programs such as:

         Reading Olympics

         Field Trips for IB Units of Study

      Scholarships for Teacher Proposals

      Teacher Support

      Support for IB Learner Profiles

The Artistic Committee-Organizes and funds programs such as:

After School Conservatories in Drama, Dance, Music, and STEAM

Grade Level Arts Experiences

Arts-Enriching Field Trips

Grade Level Performances

Grade Level Visual Art Shows in La Galleria

The Social/Emotional Committee-Organizes and funds programs such as:

Family Fun Nights and Community Engagement

School Assemblies

Vista Academy Student Store

Safety Patrol

Staff Appreciation

Red Ribbon Week

Calendar

  1. Recycling

    October 16
  2. Vista Festival of the Arts

    October 19 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  3. Dine Out-Chipotle

    October 19 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Conservatories

Conservatories are special arts-enriching classes offered after school each year.

Vista Academy Foundation sponsors conservatory classes in each of the following areas:

Drama, Dance, Music, STEAM, and Visual Arts.

Check out what's happening in the conservatories!

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Purchase Spirit Wear, get tickets to events, and pay conservatory fees online!

Join us for the Fall 2019 Children's Theater production of The Princess and the Princess.

Tickets on sale 10/21/19-11/1/2019

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