Music education guides a student’s quest for creative self-expression in a low-stress setting. Studies have shown that music education can even benefit children academically by aiding in the development of higher learning skills, such as analysis. Children who receive music education typically demonstrate accelerated language development, improved test scores, and enhanced spatial-temporal skills.
Watch this video to hear more about the many benefits of music education. These music teachers discuss the benefits to a student’s personal growth and academic achievements.
At Orinda Academy, we encourage students at our prep school to become involved with a wide range of creative experiences through classes in guitar, stage band, and digital music production. To learn whether your child might be a good fit for our private college prep school, call our East Bay campus at (925) 357-9719.