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Fine Arts


Through Visual and Performing Arts, our students are encouraged to express their creativity and gifts. Many of our performing arts students have won regional Emmy awards, appeared on network television shows, signed recording contracts and worked on major motion pictures.

Fine Arts Mission Statement - To assist students in finding their God given talents and empowering them to use those talents for His glorification.

Fine Arts courses are offered in Drama, Music, and Visual Arts. Nashville Christian's Fine Arts Program also includes:

  • Middle School and High School Thespian Troupes
  • Approximately eight annual productions/showcases
  • International Thespian Society Honors Program
  • Students consistently represent NCS in the Middle Tennessee Regional Student Art Exhibition, the Scholastic Art Show at Cheekwood, the Tennessee Governor’s School for the Arts, the Tennessee Art League, and the Renaissance Center Exhibit
  • Over $100,000 in scholarships awarded to visual art students

Visual Arts

The Visual Arts Program at Nashville Christian School guides students in a “hands on” discovery of the arts. They will learn that visual art is a universal tool for communication and understanding. Through the producing and studying of art, students will gain a better understanding of God, themselves and others. They will learn to develop thinking and verbal skills through project discussions and critiques. Art helps to form connections between other subjects as well, such as descriptive communication in language, experimentation in science, the awareness of patterns in math and connections to historical times and places. Our visual arts program has been recognized locally and regionally through:

  • Middle Tennessee Regional Student Art Exhibition
  • Scholastic Art Show at Cheekwood
  • Tennessee Governor's School for the Arts
  • Tennessee Art League
  • Renaissance Center Exhibit

Performing Arts

The Performing Arts Program emphasizes a quality stage experience for both the performers and the audience in drama, music, and chorus. Nashville Christian performing arts students have also garnished local and regional attention through: 

  • Presenting 17 Annual productions
  • Winning Regional Emmy awards
  • Appearing on network television shows
  • Receiving recording contracts
  • Working on major motion pictures
  • Participating in community theater with CCCT, Nashville Children's Theater and The Renaissance Center