I am so excited to welcome you to the Saranac Lake Middle School family of artists! There are so many good things happening in the art room and around the town. The District Wide Art Show will be in the Town Hall. Opening night will be May 11th and we hope to see you there!
Love, Ms. D

Art Clubs have had a busy and exciting year! From jewelry making to casting and so much more! Club will begin again in October:-)

In April and May the Art room will open to the 7th grade life casting teams every Monday at lunch and recess.

Congratulations to Georgia Bickford who won the Lion's Club Peace Poster contest! Kelsey Leeret and Elyssa Ezumah were recognized as runner up winners.

Tasman Kanze and Morgan Olsen won 2nd and 3rd in the Enterprise's Design an Ad contest!

LIFE IS GOOD has a t-shirt design contest- Grand Prize is a $2000 scholarship! Our contest entries are on the way to Life is Good:-)

 Life Long Art new class will offer you the chance to solve problems, explore materials and work collaboratively with classmates. Explore casting, create murals, design mosaics...what will you choose?

NYS Arts Standards:

Standard 1: Creating, Performing and
Participating in the Arts
Students will actively engage in the processes
that constitute creation and performance in the
arts(dance, music, theatre, and visual arts) and
participate in various roles in the arts.

Standard 2: Knowing and Using Arts Materials and Resources
Students will be knowledgeable about and make
 use of the materials and resources available for
participation in the arts in various roles.

Standard 3: Responding to and Analyzing
Works of Art
Students will respond critically to a variety of
works in the arts, connecting the individual work
 to other works and to other aspects of human endeavor and thought.

Standard 4: Understanding the Cultural
Dimensions and Contributions of the Arts
  Students will develop an understanding of the    personal and cultural forces that shape artistic
communication and how the arts in turn shape the diverse cultures of past and present society.

Happening Today!