Students in grades 1-5 attend art class once a week for 60 minutes. Full-day kindergarten students will attend once a week for 30 minutes.
Art education classes at the elementary level provide students with the opportunity for hands-on experience (art production), as well as the integration of art history, art criticism and aesthetics. Through their artwork, students build skills in many areas, including self-expression and problem solving.
Major themes around which the art program are centered are: