Performing Arts Department

  • Students enrolled in performing arts classes will develop skills in performace and artistic expression. They will engage in activities that build self-confidence, promote interactions with others and an appreciation of the arts. Through guided enrollment, all high school students have the opportunity to access advanced performance groups through the audition process.

Ms. Lowman - Band Director

 Carol Lowman

Phone: 913-780-7180

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Carol Lowman

Bachelor of Music Education - University of Kansas

Master of Music Education - University of Kansas

Ms. Morris - Theatre / Drama Instructor

 Alisha Morris

Phone: 913-780-7180

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Alisha Morris

BSE Speech and Theatre Education, University of Central Missouri

MA in Theatre Studies, University of Houston

Director of Theatre

Ms. VanLeeuwen - Performing Arts Department Chair / Vocal Music Instructor

 Laura VanLeeuwen

Phone: 913-780-7180

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Laura VanLeeuwen

BM - Vocal Performance, Wichita State University

BME - Music Education, UMKC

MM - Vocal Performance, UMKC

MM - Choral Conducting - UMKC

Mr. Wallace - Orchestra Instructor

 J.J. Wallace

Phone: 913-780-7180

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

J.J. Wallace

BS of Music Education, Missouri State University

Masters in Education, MidAmerica Nazarene University

Ms. Wampler - Accompanist

 Cindy Wampler

Phone: 913-780-7180

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Cindy Wampler

Bachelor of Music Education / Music Therapy, University of Kansas

Mr. Wickersham - Assistant Band Director

 John Wickersham

Phone: 913-780-7180

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

John Wickersham

Bachelor of Music Education, University of Kansas

Master of Music Education, University of Kansas