What We Offer
Brass Ensemble is a small chamber ensemble of brass instruments. Students perform at "Solo and Ensemble Night." Rehearsals occur after school on Wednesdays from 3-4 PM.
This ensemble is the traditional high school music staple, performing a wide range of music with a variety of textures and styles. Music that the concert band performs runs the gamut of classical through modern and popular concert repertoire. Instrumentation consists of woodwind, brass, and percussion instruments. Concert band meets during Crusader Period and performs two concerts a school year (Christmas and Spring).
Concert Choir is an audition-only choir consisting of students in grades 9-12. Auditions for new students will take place over the summer. It is an academic, year-long course worth one full credit. Students will perform at the Christmas, Pops in the Round and Spring Concerts as well as concerts outside of school.
Drama (Fall Play, Spring Musical and Stage Crew)
The Fall Play is a smaller theatre production where LCHS students are tasked with building a set and becoming their characters as they perform on stage. The production is performed at the end of November.
The Spring Musical is a larger theatre production that combines singing, acting, and dancing. The students are tasked with learning rigorous choreography and memorizing songs as well as lines to prepare for a show during March.
This group of talented students is responsible for following detailed instructions to build sets and are responsible for keeping the actors in the spotlight. If any issues arise on set, you can be sure that the Stage Crew will solve them.
Guitar Ensemble is a performing ensemble of guitarists that perform at the Christmas, Pops and Spring Concerts as well as school Masses. Rehearsals occur Monday nights.
the Director of the Fine and Performing Arts Department.
International Thespian Society
International Thespian Society is an honor society for achieved theater arts students who have completed a sufficient quantity and quality of work in theater arts. Thespians plan and fundraise for various theater-related events during the school year. As a troupe of the International Thespian Society, they also attend the annual PA Thespian Festival.
Marching Band and Color Guard
Marching Band is the most “public” of our music ensembles. Participants in the marching band perform for thousands of people every weekend during the fall season. In addition to supporting our football team at games, the LCHS marching band is a competitive activity that pushes performers’ musical and physical abilities to the max!
The orchestra for the Spring Musical or the Pit learns professional-level music and accompanies the cast members of the musical. Although the music can be very difficult, the experience is unique and rewarding.
Students perform at the Christmas, Pops and Spring Concerts as well as school assemblies. A couple of years ago, the percussion ensemble traveled to Millerville University to perform with the best percussion ensembles in the area at a unique festival.
Rock Band is a small ensemble that performs rock and punk music that upholds our Catholic identity. The group consists of the drum set, bass, and electric guitar, keyboard and vocals. Rock Band performs at the Pops and Spring Concerts. Rock Band rehearses during the Crusader Period once a week.
String Ensemble is a small chamber group that performs classical music at the Spring Concert. String Ensemble rehearses during Crusader Period once a week.
Tri-M Music Honors Society
Tri-M Music Honors Society is a group of musicians who raise money for the music program at Crispus Attucks as well as other service projects throughout the community. The goal of this honors society is to promote music within the school and surrounding community as well as serve others. Students must be involved in a music ensemble for one semester before the may apply to join Tri-M. Meetings occur on Fridays at 7:30 am once a month.
Vox Pop A Capella Singers
Vox Pop is an audition-only a cappella group that performs at the Christmas, Pops in the Round and Spring concerts. They perform popular music which features beatboxing as well as soloists. Rehearsals occur during Crusader Period twice a week.
Woodwind Ensemble is a small chamber ensemble of woodwind instruments. Students perform at the Pops Concert and “Solo and Ensemble Night” in the Spring. Many different types of music are learned and performed, from New Age Rock to Classical and everything in between. Rehearsals occur on Wednesdays after school from 3-4 PM.
Acting Techniques I
Acting Techniques II
AP Art History (on-line)
AP Music Theory
Independent Music Composition
Instrumental Lessons for Credit
Vocal Lessons for Credit