2022-2023 course offerings

Pathways

Visual & Performing Arts Magnet

VPA Magnet students must have at least 8 visual & performing arts credits during their time at North Springs.  To receive the Fine Arts Diploma seal, 4 of the 8 credits must be continuous in one area (ex. Acting or Technical Theatre)

Dual Magnet students must have at least 6 visual & performing arts credits during their time at North Springs.  To receive the Fine Arts Diploma seal, 4 of the 8 credits must be continuous in one area (ex. Acting or Technical Theatre)

COURSEs by year

9th Lit/English (Reg or Honors)

Math (Reg or Honros)

Science (Reg or Honors)

AVID, AP Hug, or Freshman Focus

Health/Personal Fitness*

or World Language I or II

Acting I

Technical Theatre I, Art, Dance, Music, Graphic Design, or AV/Tech

9th Grade

10th Grade

10th Lit/English (Reg or Honors)

Math (Reg or Honros)

Science (Reg or Honors)

World History (Reg. or AP)

World Language I or II

or World Language II or IV

Acting II

Technical Theatre II, Art, Dance, Music, Graphic Design, or AV/Tech

11th Grade

11th Lit/English (Reg, Honors, or AP)

Math (Reg or Honros)

Science (Reg or Honors)

World History (Reg. or AP)

World Language I or II

or World Language II or IV

Advanced Drama I

Technical Theatre III, Art, Dance, Music, Graphic Design, or AV/Tech

12th Grade

12th Lit/English (Reg, Honors, or AP)

OR Dramatic Writing

Math (Reg, Honors, or AP)

Science (Reg, Honors, or AP)

US History (Reg or AP)

World Language II or II

or World Language III or IV

or CTAE or Fine Arts elective

Advanced Drama II

Technical Theatre IV, Art, Dance, Music, Graphic Design, or AV/Tech

fine arts diploma seal

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Georgia Fine Arts Diploma Seal

Georgia public high school students may complete a Fine Arts Pathway in Dance, Music, Theatre, or Visual Art by taking a series of 3 full credits in one fine art subject area. There is no end of Pathway tests for the Fine Arts Pathways.

Students who complete an additional fourth credit in the arts, complete 20 hours of arts-related community service, participate in arts-related clubs, and complete a capstone project are eligible for the Fine Arts Diploma Seal in school districts that have applied to award the seal.