Visual & Performing Arts and Language Acquisition Department

World Language IB

Content Specialist

Kelly Smith


The IB Visual and Performing Arts and Language Acquisition Department at Roberto Clemente Middle School aims to prepare all students to be internationally-minded creative, critical thinkers by promoting a growth mindset.  All of the arts and language acquisition courses offered at RCMS focus on making connections between all of the subjects, using peer collaboration to enhance learning.


Visual and Performing Arts courses:

Digital Music

Band (Intermediate and Advanced)

Orchestra (Intermediate/Advanced)

Chorus (Treble, Men's, Intermediate/Advanced)


Rock Band (Intermediate and Advanced)

Digital Art

Art (6, 7, 8)


Language Acquisition courses:



Spanish for Spanish-speakers

Full year Level 1A Full year Level 1A

Level 1

Full year Level 1B Full year Level 1B
Level 1 Level 1
Level 2 Level 2

Level 2

Level 3 Level 3

Curriculum Information

Visual and Performing Arts Language Acquisition


Language Acquisition