Art Department

    The course objectives include knowledge of art materials and techniques, acquisition and use of art resources, art history, the art of other cultures, art analysis and criticism, and aesthetics.  In this creative and stimulating activity-oriented environment, the curriculum also offers exposure to and preparation for career choices as well as life-long avocations in many areas of the visual arts.


    Numerous upper-level electives in various fields of study are offered, including four college-level courses.  Students may enroll in AP Studio Art, AP Art History, College Drawing & Painting or College/Honors Art as Therapy.  Advanced courses are also offered in Ceramics, Photography and Computer Graphics.