LWHS Mission Statement A private school with public purpose, Lick-Wilmerding High School develops the head, heart, and hands of highly motivated students from all walks of life, inspiring them to become lifelong learners who contribute to the world with confidence and compassion. Photo by Robert Sanborn Sam noted that architecture taught him how pieces fit together to form a whole. The layering of perspective found in architecture, it turns out, is very applicable to the layering of sounds in composing music.
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LWHS Mission Statement A private school with public purpose, Lick-Wilmerding High School develops the head, heart, and hands of highly motivated students from all walks of life, inspiring them to become lifelong learners who contribute to the world with confidence and compassion. In many circles, the. A world without the arts is a world where the human experience is truncated. For adolescents, the arts are a vital conduit to developing a strong sense of self and identity. It is through art that young people can test their points of view, whether by trying on a different persona as a character on the stage, or by creating a dance that taps into a recent experience. The arts are central to developing our moral imagination as well.
George Merrill was hired to manage the school as the first director, and Lick, as the school was informally known, officially opened in January, The Lux School later closed, and its students joined Lick-Wilmerding. A total of 30 units per semester are required. LWHS also has several year-long Architecture courses and an introduction to design course, entitled Contemporary Media and Art that is compulsory for all freshmen. The Theatre Program presents plays, musicals, and a festival of original one-act plays written and directed by students.
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