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!!!


PAES Pinterest Account

Follow PAES on Pinterest!!! Scroll down to the very bottom of the website and click the small blue Pinterest icon (right next to the Facebook icon) and join us. 


On our Pinterest account we post fun art projects, creative sensory activities and inspirational content.