What are the Durfee Discovery and Fine and Performing Arts Discovery Programs?

Durfee Discovery will introduce students to the many practical art and engineering courses available at Durfee. Students will receive instruction in career pathways and exploration including interest and ability assessment enabling them to make wise and informed decisions regarding their future. Students will be able to examine first hand the varied opportunities from our traditional career offerings of Culinary Arts, Early Education and Care, Health Careers, Graphic Design, and Unisex Hairstyling or our Technical offerings including Information Technology, Biomanufacturing, Environmental, Civil and Electronic Engineering. This course will enable students to make informed decisions concerning future electives at Durfee.

Durfee Fine and Performing Arts Dicovery will introduce students to the many arts courses available at Durfee. Students will receive visual arts instruction in cartooning, pottery, tile design, calligraphy and explore the wide variety of mediums employed in visual arts courses. Students will explore music/ theatre courses in guitar, piano, drums, audio recording, theory, band, orchestra, chorus, theatre, technical theatre, American film and the study of popular music in society. This course will enable students to make informed decisions concerning future electives at Durfee.

See the B.M.C. Durfee High School of Fall River Program of Studies 2013-2014 or your Guidance Counselor for more information.