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Fine Arts

Howard High School's Department of Fine Arts is committed to providing a holistic fine arts education that develops the unique abilities of every student. The department consists of teachers of band, chorus, general music, orchestra, theatre, and visual arts.  They enjoy presenting diverse fine arts opportunities through effective teaching that challenges each student. The Department of Fine Arts is diligent in holding high expectations for student achievement and being fiscally responsible in providing the fine arts program. 

Howard High School is located in the Georgia Music Educators Association District XI.

John Sweat, Orchestra


Emmanuel Johnson, Band and Department Chair


Vance Jones, Chorus


Michael Gillies, Art Lead


Thomas Hays, Visual Arts