Welcome To Art!

 
Mission
  • Students will become well versed in the basic art elements and principles of design.
  • Students will grow in their appreciation of art and in their visual awareness.
  • Students will understand that art stimulates intellectual growth and creative self-
    expression.
  • Students will take risks in Art to solve problems through experimentation and problem-solving.
  • Students will be pushed to think “outside of the box” to create solutions that exemplify the principles of design.
  • Students will learn that all subjects in school culminate at an end of creative expression, bringing new life and breaking boundaries.
  • Students will experience a rigorous curriculum that focuses on flexibility, originality,
    appreciation, and imagination.
  • Students will grow physically, intellectually, emotionally, aesthetically and perceptually.
  • Ultimately, each student will experience art both individually and socially, such to become a well-rounded learner.

Visual Art Essential Standards
 
Click HERE to view the Common Core Visual Art Essential Standards for North Carolina.
 
Grading Scale
  • M = Mastery
  • S = Satisfactory
  • N = Needs Improvement
  • U = Unsatisfactory
*Each artwork sent home will have a letter grade written on the back. Also, look for quizzes and tests being sent home periodically with a grade posted on them as well. Should you have any questions regarding your child's grade feel free to contact me.*