Upper School Arts

Build your confidence, self-awareness, and the creative-thinking skill set.

A student works on a painting in the Creative Art and Design Building

Students are first introduced to Creative Arts through the Freshman Seminar program: a rotation of short courses in Drama, Dance, Chorus, and Studio Art. A wide variety of elective courses, clubs, and extracurricular activities focus on a wide range of artistic endeavors. We invite everyone from within and outside the Menlo community to share the passions and enthusiasms of our student artists at the many events open to the public.

In sophomore, junior, and senior years, Menlo students may take Creative Arts as an elective. Students are invited to discover new skills in any of these classes: