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Fine Arts

Visual Arts 

  Our visual arts department is lead by a full-time art teacher.  Students in preschool through sixth grade have art weekly.  Seventh and eighth graders can choose a visual art class such as drawing, textiles or sculpture as an elective.

Name Title Group Email Phone
Oglesby, Darlene Teacher Visual Arts Email 919-657-4800 x7132



Our band program is offered for students in 4th - 8th grade. Students in 4th - 6th who choose band have class twice a week and students in 7th & 8th have class three times a week. Students perform in two concerts a year and the older students also play at Mass occasionally as well as at other special events.

Name Title Group Email Phone
Nelson, Jeff Teacher Band Email 919-657-4800 x7131



Students in Prek - 6th grade have music once a week. They study music history, instruments, singing and musical theater.

Name Title Group Email Phone
Lang, Barbara Teacher Music Dept. Email 919-657-4800
Rosko, Beth Teacher Music Dept. Email 919-657-4800 x7140



Drama and Dance Program

The Drama and Dance program at St. Mary Magdalene offers students a wide variety of classroom and extracurricular opportunities not found at other diocesan schools.
Students in 4th - 6th grade attend drama class weekly and 7th - 8th gr have the option to take Thespian Society as an elective. Students in 5th - 8th gr are eligible to participate in the after school dance companies MPAC and Liturgical Dance. There is also a dance elective for 7th - 8th gr offered that meets three times a week. In addition there are dance, drama and diocesan performing arts shows throughout the year.

For information on all drama and dance programs including sign up links for auditions and after school clubs, click the link below.... 


Name Title Group Email Phone
Clabby, Kathleen Teacher Drama and Dance Email 919-657-4800 x7108