Overview

Fine Arts

The art curriculum focuses on exploring and understanding the elements and principles of art, a variety of media, criticism, and aesthetics. Art from the Greek, Roman, Byzantine, Gothic, Renaissance, Baroque, Romantic, Impressionist, and Modern periods is explored.

Music

The music curriculum offers two required music courses and elective courses in piano, guitar, band, string and handbell ensembles, concert choir, madrigal singers, and music theory. All students learn harmony, rhythm, meter, and tempo, and examine a variety of music and composers.

Music Academy

Starting in September 2015, SBA will offer a new program as an outgrowth of the traditional music studies curriculum.

Faculty

Courses

Art Appreciation
Sister Susanne Matwiyiw
FA32
Art for the Non-Artist
Sister Susanne Matwiyiw
FN14
Art I
Sister Susanne Matwiyiw
FA54
Art II
Sister Susanne Matwiyiw
FA74
Music in Our Lives
Mr. Thomas Meany
FO52
History of Popular Music
Mr. Thomas Meany
FH32
Piano Class for Non-Pianists
Mrs. Alexandra Penkalskyj
FP31
Elementary Piano Class
Mrs. Alexandra Penkalskyj
FP32
Guitar I
Mrs. Alexandra Penkalskyj
FG11
Band
Mr. Alex Schmauk
FB12
String Ensemble
Mrs. Joanne Bates
FS12
Concert Choir
Sister Germaine Senita, OSBM
FC32
Madrigals
Sister Germaine Senita, OSBM
FM32
Music Theory I
Mr. Thomas Meany
FM52
Handbell Ensemble
Mr. Thomas Meany
FH11
Master Class
Mr. Thomas Meany
FS52
Chamber Ensemble
Mr. Thomas Meany
FS62
Music Theory
Mr. Thomas Meany
FM53
Piano Class for Non-Pianists
Mrs. Alexandra Penkalskyj
FP33
Keyboard Theory I
Mrs. Alexandra Penkalskyj
FP34