Performing Arts Magnet
Mrs. Jennifer Grover, Choir & Piano
Mrs. Ellen DiFilippo, Theatre
Mr. R. Thomas Renner, Visual & Performing Arts Chair, String Orchestra
The Performing Arts Magnet is an honorary, academic program for students who wish to earn recognition for their commitment to studying the performing arts at Tracy High School.The instructional program offers an enriched curriculum, preparing students for further study at post-secondary institutions and entry-level career options in the arts and entertainment industry. Students may choose one of several program pathways:
1. Theatre (Acting Concentration)
2. Theatre (Tech Concentration)
3. Vocal Music (Choir)
4. Instrumental Music (Band Concentration)
5. Instrumental Music (Jazz Concentration)
6. Instrumental Music (Piano Concentration)
7. Instrumental Music (Orchestra Concentration)
Each performance pathway leads to specialized certificates and diplomas. In addition to receiving specialized performing arts instruction, students benefit from frequent performance opportunities,
individual performance coaching, student leadership opportunities, special recognition at graduation, and special recognition on their official high school transcripts. Upon completion of each year’s
credit you will receive:
One Year = PAM Membership Patch
Two Years = PAM Block “T”
Three Years = Pathway Pin
Three Years + Certificate Research Project = Certificate & Certificate Graduation Cord
Four Consecutive Years = PAM Medallion
Five Years + Senior Recital = Diploma Certificate & Diploma Graduation Cord
ACADEMY INFORMATION NIGHT FOR
THE INCOMING 9TH GRADERS
WHEN: Thursday, November 7, 2019 at 6:00 PM
WHERE: Tracy High School Cafeteria
WHY: Meet the Coordinators of the Performing Arts Magnet, Agricultural/Scientific Academy and the International Baccalaureate Academy to find out if our programs are right for you!
WHO: Open to All interested students and their guardians who live in and around the Tracy Area.
Not only will you find out the benefits of our academies, information about applications, due dates, transfers and requirements will be discussed. There are a limited number of Intra-District Transfers available for our Academies.
Interested students are encouraged to come and join in the discussion! This is YOUR future!