How often to we get Art?
Grades 6, 7 and8 have general art classes two and one half periods (42 Min) a week for one trimester each year.
Do we have homework in art class?
Some projects require that students bring in materials for the project. Some require replanning or research of the project outside of the art class. The plan is to be brought in as part of the project requirements.
What is grade 8 Contemporary Art?
Grade 8 students who do not participate in a performance musical group have this class in the rotation. Projects differ from general art.
What is grade 7 Integrated Art?
Grade 7 students who do not participate in a performance musical group have this class in the rotation. It involves a combination of art and music skills taught by one music teacher and one art teacher.
Is there an art show?
Art by students is on display throughout the year in the art room hallway.
What projects do we do in general art class?
Grade 6, 7 and 8 art classes focus on media based projects in painting, drawing and sculpture. Projects build on skills learned in previous years.
Is the art room open to work on projects in addition to class time?
The rooms and teachers are available before and after school on specified days or by special arrangement. Lunch periods may also be available.
Can I make or finish my project at home?
Depending on the specific project this may be an option.