WELCOME TO THE BALLARD HIGH SCHOOL PERFORMING ARTS!
The Ballard High School Music & Drama Department is lauded throughout the Northwest and beyond for its high level of musical and performance excellence. Ballard provides one of the most complete high school music programs in Seattle - offering instruction in voice, wind and string instruments spanning jazz to classical. The Drama Program consistently presents best-in-class plays and musicals, and participated in the 2013 Edinburgh Fringe Festival. In 2015, Concert Choir and Advanced Chorale groups were invited to play at the Choirs of America Nationals in New York City at Carnegie Hall. In the same year, the Chamber Orchestra was invited to play is the National Orchestra Festival in Tampa, Florida. Looking forward to 2017, the Wind Ensemble has been selected to play at the New York International Music Festival, also at Carnegie Hall.