Journey to Excellence

Aesthetic Appreciation

The goal, Aesthetic Appreciation, supports the unique philosophy of Adventist education. Essential core elements clarify and expand the goal statements and are intentionally infused into a curriculum that teaches students to:
Each student will:
Develop an appreciation of the beautiful, both in Godís creation and in human expression, while nurturing individual ability in the fine arts.


  • View God as the Author of beauty, both in His creation and in human expression.
  • Employ biblical principles as the basis for appreciation and expression of creative and performing arts.
  • Develop fine arts talents through practice, performance and presentation.
  • Use aesthetic expression as a means of communication and service.
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