Partnership for Visual and Performing Arts
Somerset Independent has partnered with Wayne Co., McCreary Co. and Pulaski Co. to enhance Visual and Performing Arts for high school students. Workshops will be held for Visual Arts, Drama, Dance, and Music (vocal & instrumental) throughout the year. Each district will offer five slots for students. The Somerset Independent Gifted and Talented Department will host the workshops this school year. Local Instructors and Professors from Eastern Kentucky Universtiy will provide instruction for each workshop.
Somerset High School Visual and Performing Arts Courses
Courses currently offered: Drama/Musical, Chorus/Choir, Vocal Ensemble, General Art, Specialized Art, Band, and AP Music Theory. SHS also sponsors an award winning Dance Team.
GIfted and Talented Identified students in the ARTS also benefit from differentiation of instruction, guest speakers, worshops and field trip experiences.