Arts education is an essential part of a balanced educational program. BHNCDSB Arts programs are recognized in our communities for our commitment to supporting student success and wellbeing through the variety of art learning opportunities.

Whether it’s through Visual Arts, Music, Drama or Dance; our students learn a range of art techniques and practices that make them better equipped to succeed in their post-secondary lives.

Why Take Arts Classes?

Arts classes (Visual, Digital, Music, Drama, Dance):

  • Learn new artistic skills and practices
  • Develop critical thinking and problem solving skills
  • Become visually literate
  • Raise academic achievement
  • Become more creative
  • Improve mental health
  • Build relationships and bond with peers
  • Grow confidence
  • Become more well rounded
  • Bring balance to a course schedule – reduce/help manage stress – HANDS ON
  • Improve attendance (students in art classes are 3 times more likely to come to school)

What programs do we offer?

  • Visual Arts: drawing, painting, printmaking, pottery, sculpture
  • Media Arts
  • Video Game Design
  • Photography
  • Fashion
  • Music: Instrumental, Vocal, Guitar
  • Drama
  • Dance

BHNCDSB is hiring for immediate, permanent positions for both uncertified and certified teachers. Virtual interviews are available for your convenience! Looking for a contract... visit our Career webpage to connect and start the conversation.