ART

  • The Art program follows national and state standards addressing aesthetic perception, creative expression (application & production), and critical analysis, as well as historical and cultural perspective.
  • The curriculum includes project-based art activities designed to be age- appropriate.
  • Basic skills are presented to develop more complex abilities week to week and year to year.
  • The Art program helps to develop higher-order, problem-solving, and cognitive thinking skills.
  • The program incorporates project-based learning while helping students to discover various styles of historical, classical, and modern artists.
  • Students are involved in the creation of backdrops and stage props for school-wide productions and plays.
  • Students are involved with the community in various areas such as the Tom Peyton Memorial Arts Festival, the Alexandria Museum of Art, the River Oaks Arts Center, and the Youth Art Month at the state capitol.

Principal John Grimes
4500 Lincoln Rd
Alexandria, LA 71302
Phone: 445-6296 / Fax: 442-2213