Woodmont Middle is located in rural southern Greenville County and serves approximately 670 students in grades 6, 7, and 8.
Woodmont Middle is a STEAM school that offers classes in the Visual Arts, Theatre, Strings, Band, Chorus, Dance, Creative Writing, and Graphic Design. The Arts are an integral part of their focus. Teachers participate in the SMARTARTS program through Greenville Metropolitan Arts Council which brings artists into the classroom. Woodmont Middle also partners with the Peace Center for professional development and student performances.
This is their first year as an ABC Site.
Arts Program Mission Statement:
Woodmont Middle School will prepare students academically, artistically, and socially to become responsible, productive citizens of a global society.
The arts and academics will be infused to create a culture which prepares students to be reflective, life-long learners.
Student achievement can be improved by integrating academic and arts education.
The school community must be invested in the integration of the arts.
An arts integrated standards based curriculum increases student inquiry and engagement.
A wide variety of arts experiences is integral to a quality education.
Arts education develops a deeper understanding of a global society.
New Tag line as a STEAM school is Connect – Engage – Create.