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All-School Chapel held in honor of veterans
Categories: General, Lower School, Middle School, Upper School, Fine Arts
Posted: 11/8/2018

The Whitefield community came together to honor our veteran family members and veterans from the community during the annual All-School Veterans Chapel on Thursday, Nov. 8 in the Athletic Center.

The service included patriotic selections from the Whitefield Concert Band as well as the Upper School Vocal Ensemble singing the National...



Art teachers dedicated to learning
Categories: General, Lower School, Middle School, Upper School, Fine Arts
Posted: 11/8/2018

Whitefield’s three art teachers, Rebecca Brown, Natalia Hicks, and Debbie Childree just returned from an inspiring Georgia Art Educators Conference. They attended four days of hands-on workshops and presentations along with more than 200 Georgia art educators. The theme of the GAEA Conference was “Brainstorm: Collaboration and Idea Generation from...



WolfPack Marching Band wins big at Golden River Marching Festival
Categories: General, Fine Arts
Posted: 10/23/2018

Congratulations to the WolfPack Marching Band for their incredible performance at the 2018 Golden River Marching Festival at Haralson High School on Saturday, October 20! Students were focused, disciplined, unified, and trusting in the Lord as they gave it their absolute best and marched their finest show to date. The...



Digital art pieces on display for all to enjoy
Categories: General, Upper School, Fine Arts
Posted: 10/18/2018

The Digital Art and Graphic Design classes provide special opportunities for students to learn and use their skills on the computer in a variety of different programs and technologies. Throughout the year, students will receive instruction in Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, After Effects, Publisher, Corel Painter, and iMovie using computers, iPads,...



Artwork on display at Rev Coffee Roasters
Categories: General, Upper School, Fine Arts
Posted: 10/4/2018

Artwork created by our Upper School AP Studio Art students is currently on display at Rev Coffee Roasters in Smyrna! The show includes drawings, paintings, and photographs. Many of the pieces are for sale.  



Art students prepare for "I Love to Read Week"
Categories: General, Lower School, Fine Arts
Posted: 9/27/2018

In preparation for “I Love to Read Week” Lower School students have been busy creating costumes and float decorations for the annual parade during their art classes. Each Lower School class has selected a book and will wear costumes related to their book’s theme in the parade. We would like...



Preparing for Grandparents Day
Categories: General, Lower School, Fine Arts
Posted: 9/20/2018

Lower School students have spent the first six weeks of school learning Disney songs to sing on Grandparents Day!  On Friday, September 28 our Lower School students will perform “Disney Through the Years” for their grandparents at 9 a.m. in the LSSAC. Students will sing songs including, “The Mickey Mouse...



The Cookie Fiasco
Categories: Lower School, Fine Arts
Posted: 9/20/2018

In preparation for next month’s I Love to Read parade, students in Mrs. Hawkins’ PreK4 class made giant cookies to wear as their costumes. In keeping with the theme of their book, “The Cookie Fiasco” students will be dressed as giant cookies and holding a sign that says “Equal cookies...



Drum line perform at community event
Categories: General, Fine Arts
Posted: 9/10/2018

The Whitefield Academy Drum Line entertained guests on Saturday, Sept. 8 at a fall community kick-off event held at Higher Ground Church in Powder Springs.





Drama class studies movement in theatre
Categories: General, Middle School, Fine Arts
Posted: 8/31/2018

Mrs. Coleman's drama class is studying movement in theatre, including stage pictures, pantomime, and, of course, stage combat. This is part of their "Theatre for the Eyes" unit. In the first single-sword combat lesson, the Middle School students learned how to stand in “ready position” called “kissing the blade.”





Spotlight on the Arts: Fine Arts Faculty Spend the Summer Perfecting their Talents
Categories: General, Lower School, Middle School, Upper School, Fine Arts
Posted: 8/23/2018

From visiting Greece on an education trip to working at a musical theater camp, Whitefield Academy Fine Arts teachers were busy this summer traveling and perfecting their talents.