Young Artists Program

World-Renowned Instructors  ∙ State of the Art Facilities  ∙ Tap Into Your Creativity

The Young Artists Program (YAP) at HSArts is an extracurricular enrichment program with a focus on the arts! Group classes and private lessons for visual arts, ballet and Chinese dance, music, musical theater, STEAM coding and engineering, Chinese language, and academic tutoring are available after school and weekends. During the summer, take part in a variety of full and half day arts camps, language camps, and more!

In compliance with the city health orders and guidelines, YAP is an Out of School Time program equipped with the tools and the means to keep our students safe, while continuing to provide the same quality education in visual arts, dance, music, Chinese language, and academics you have come to expect.

  

Discover the artist in you at the Young Artists Program at HSArts!

Performing Arts Program

 Ballet

Based on the Vaganova method, our Ballet program dancers will train in technique, pointe, classical Ballet variations, and character dance.

Chinese Dance

Chinese dance includes classical dance training, ethnic and folk dance styles and technical skills such as turns, leaps, and tumbling.

Tap

Exploration of rhythm, sound, and various tap styles. Choreography includes 50’s classics such as Lollipop and Rockin’ Robin.

Musical Theater

Basic vocal technique, acting, and age-appropriate lyrics and dance through timeless classics such as The Lion King and Sound of Music.

Visual Arts Program

Drawing & Painting

A focus on foundational pencil drawing skills, plus exploration of charcoal, acrylic, watercolor, and marker illustration.

Arts & Crafts

Claywork, paper cutting, jewelry making, and more.

Language & STEAM

Mandarin Chinese

Beginners classes in conversational Chinese & recitation; intermediate classes in reading, writing, and history.

STEAM

Coding and hands-on activities such as building catapults, bridges, and potato cannons.

"...AMAZING. The teacher and staff dedication is beyond par."

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State of the Art Facilities

Located at the Stanyan Park in the heart of San Francisco, our school houses state of the art studios and facilities for performing and visual arts education.

Expert Teachers

Our talented teaching staff are all highly passionate about arts education, and dedicated to helping your child grow and succeed!

Nurturing Creative Young Minds

With a warm, positive and supportive learning environment, we inspire young minds to reach their creative potentials.

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