The music program in the Newport Public Schools is designed to help each student develop their musical skills and aesthetic abilities through the following statements of enduring knowledge as outlined in the RI MUSIC GSE's:
Mu 1 Artistic Processes – The human experience can be created and recreated through sound.
Mu 2 Cultural Contexts – Music connects and expresses history and culture around the globe.
Mu 3 Communication – Music of diverse genres is performed in a variety of settings.
Mu 4 Aesthetic Judgment - Music knowledge is applied through reflection and evaluation of the music of self and others.