The Musical Arts Schoolhouse is Frisco's unique premier performing arts preschool! We focus on the development of the whole child and meeting each child's individual needs. We offer a customized curriculum with performing arts to create a learning environment that is structured but fun through traditional preschool and kindergarten academics such as reading, writing, hands on science, mathematics, computers and cooking. Students have an amazing opportunity to experience their preschool / kindergarten education in addition to daily lessons in Music with instruments (including piano),Theatre, Dance, Spanish and Art. Our teachers are professionals in their field each holding a degree in either education or their area of artistic discipline. Our teachers also make a one year commitment to our students allowing a more consistent learning environment.
Students are grouped in a homeroom with their peers based on age and rotate daily through the following disciplines in one hour increments:
Preschool: Our challenging academic curriculum is developmentally appropriate advancing with each age group. We create a fun learning environment by combining the traditional subjects of mathematics, science with hands on experiments, reading, history, and handwriting with fun games and no-bake cooking!
Music: A combination of instruments (including piano), composer history, creative movement, and songs.
Theatre: Building confidence and imagination with puppetry, poetry, dress up, terminology, public speaking and every child gets a part with our age appropriate skits.
Dance: A unisex program incorporating the techniques of Jazz, tap, hip hop and ballet.
Art: Our advanced art program allows students to learn about famous artists such as Picasso and Jackson Pollack with the use of a wide variety of art mediums beyond tempera paint and crayons. Some of these include sculptures, Mosaics, acrylic paint on canvas, and paper mÃ¢chÃ¨. Students also learn about art terminology, 2D/3D art, color mixing and so much more!
Our bonus programs include:
Spanish: Students learn the basics of this foreign language through a combination structured academics, activities and fun games in a 30 minute lesson twice a week.
Computer Technology: Students enjoy a variety of fun educational software including virtual cooking and virtual dress up in for 30 minutes once a week.
Our students showcase their knowledge of the arts through four major events a year. Our music concerts, art galleries, theatre skits, and dance performances with professional costumes allow families to see what their children are learning at the Musical Arts Schoolhouse!
Come join us for a free trial day and see what we are all about!