Arts

The arts at Foxcroft help you find your unique voice. Whether playing the piano, performing with a ballet class, taking voice lessons, or being a “techie” during stage productions, you’ll discover your individual passions while honing your creativity.

Fine Arts

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  • Painting, Ceramics and More!

    The Fine Arts at Foxcroft paint the hallways in Schoolhouse, capture moments of everyday life, and showcase the passion and creativity of our students. Courses include drawing and design, painting, ceramics, photography, and digital graphics, with advanced studio and independent study options as well.

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Performing Arts

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  • Theater, Performances and More!

    Performing arts showcases the creativity of our students through theater productions, musical performances, and more. While refining an individual skill, be it singing, dancing, or acting, girls can share their passion with the entire community.

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Music

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  • Instruments, Chorus and More!

    Students have the opportunity to take music lessons to refine their skills and talents. Through recitals towards the end of each semester, girls demonstrate their progress — in voice, piano, cello, and more — while gaining performance experience. 

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– Elle L. ‘17

“It never really hits me how great a production is until I’m watching fellow performers from the wings and realize that we all know what we’re doing.”

Arts News

Silver Moth Studio

In the summer of 2018, faculty member and artist-in-residence Jackie Jouvenal Washam opened Silver Moth Studio at Foxcroft School. Silver Moth Studio classes range from painting the human figure and still life, and painting en plein air (outdoors) to sculpting and wheel-throwing.

For more information about the Silver Moth Studio and to enroll in classes, go to www.silvermothstudio.com or contact Washam by email at jackiejouvenal@gmail.com or by phone at 240.436.6057.

Contact

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  • Carolyn Burke 

    Dance Instructor
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  • Karin Thorndike 

    Department Head, Fine Arts; JV Tennis Coach; Dorm Parent
    540.687.4372
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  • Eric Dombrowski 

    Latin, Music
    540.687.4372
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  • Julie Fisher 

    Digital Arts Instructor
    540.687.4380
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  • Jackie Washam 

    Ceramics Instructor; Athletic Coach
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  • Amy Asbury 

    Chorale Director, Music Coordinator
    540.687.4373
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  • Rodgers & Hammerstein's "Cinderella"
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  • Fall Student Recital 2017
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  • "The Dining Room" Performing Arts Production 2017
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  • "Turning Tables" Parents' Weekend 2017
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An all-girls boarding and day school in Northern Virginia, Foxcroft prepares young women in grades 9-12 for success in college and in life. Our outstanding academic program offers challenging courses, including Advanced Placement classes and an innovative STEM program. Our premiere equestrian program is nationally recognized, and our athletic teams have won conference and state championships. Experience the best in girls' boarding schools: visit Foxcroft.