Music & Art

Music education


PAES has an outstanding and well-rounded Music program. Kindergarten through 8th grade has weekly classroom instruction where students participate in hands-on musical exploration, music theory and study music history. In addition to classroom music, PAES is committed to providing a wide variety of group and individual musical opportunities for our students. 


Classroom Music 
  • Kindergarten through 8th Grade
  • Beginning Band
  • Middle School Band
Vocal Choirs
  • Grades 2nd & 3rd
  • Grades 4th & 5th
  • Middle School
Handbell Choirs
  • Beginning 
  • Advanced

Lessons - Private & Group 

  • Piano 
  • Brass
  • Woodwind
  • Percussion


  • Church Performances
  • Community Performances
  • Seattle Music Tour (middle school band, choir, advanced handbell choir)
  • Choir Camp/Band Camp 
  • Winter Concert
  • Spring Concert

ART Education

Art is experienced at PAES in a wide range of mediums. Students develop an appreciation and understanding of art through hands-on projects where an assortment of themes and processes are explored. Student taking Art as a middle school elective participate in Portland Adventist Academy's annual art exhibition.

Walk the halls of our school and see a wonderful variety of art on display all year long... from Preschool to 8th grade, we love to showcase our kids' talent!!!