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Darlington School

Arts Academy

The Darlington Arts Academy offers high­ quality instruction and performance opportunities to students of all ages and levels of experience. A full range of training is offered through private lessons and small group instruction, drawing on the expertise of various local music and art educators. The Arts Academy is open to Darlington and non-­Darlington students.

There are two programs available within the Arts Academy, Lessons and Conservatory. All students are eligible to participate in the Lessons program, which provides weekly private or group lessons to children and adults in music, visual arts, and dance. Upper School students have the opportunity to participate in the Conservatory, an intensive musical training program that meets after school four days a week Both programs are available to the Darlington community and beyond.

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The Darlington Arts Academy Lessons program offers private instruction to students in piano, woodwinds, brass, percussion, strings, guitar and voice once a week for 12 weeks during each semester. Parents, faculty and members of the community are also welcome to enroll.

Students in grades 1­-12 may take piano or voice.

Students in grades 4-­12 may also take woodwind, brass, percussion, strings and guitar.

Group lessons in visual art are available to student groups of six or more and are offered for a period of six weeks.

Dance lessons will be offered to Upper School students in partnership with The Dance Centre.

Fees Per Semester

Private Instruction
$360: (12) 30-minute lessons
$510: (12) 45-minute lessons
$660: (12) 60-minute lessons

Group Instruction (Visual Art only)
$150: (6) 60­-minute classes

Information available upon request.

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The Darlington Arts Academy offers a 10­-month Conservatory program as an extracurricular opportunity for Upper School students. The Conservatory enrolls highly motivated student musicians who share a common goal: to obtain a premier college­-preparatory education and elite musical training within a single, comprehensive program. The program provides an after-­school experience to support practice, music theory and history study along with added performance opportunities. Conservatory meets for an hour­-and-a-half Monday through Thursday afternoons.

Fees Per Semester

$1,290 per semester
$2,380 per year

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