Students are encouraged to express themselves through art. With the many courses available, the Visual Arts curriculum helps each student find joy in creating art through a variety of ways, including two- and three-dimensional media.
Junior School (K – 8)
The Junior School's art program, under the guidance of specialists, addresses basic art principles and elements, including repeat patterns, color exploration and geometric shapes.
Students in kindergarten through grade 4 have art classes with an art teacher one or two days per cycle. Art classes for grades 5 and 6 meet once a cycle. Grades 7 and 8 may elect to take art in focused subjects such as sculpture, painting or general art two days per cycle.
Academy (9 – 12)
Academy students need two Visual and Performing Arts credits to graduate and have a mix of course offerings to choose from, including:
- Digital Art, Photography and Video
- Art History