“The arts enhance the process of learning.” (Jensen, 2001)
St. Joseph Catholic School offers a variety of enrichment programs. Education in the arts is a foundational element in the development of the whole child. Education and engagement in the fine arts are an essential part of the school curriculum and an important component in the educational program of SJS. It is a key component in improving learning throughout all academic areas. The arts classrooms are learning environments of creativity, exploration, self-expression, tolerance, collaboration, connection, discovery, self-directed learning, higher level thinking, and problem solving individually, and in groups.