Otto Shortell MS Art

At the middle school level, students learn to further cultivate their artistic skills through the exploration of various art mediums, as well as a variety of artistic concepts and techniques. Students engage in project-based learning that fosters their critical thinking, problem-solving, and fine motor skills, as well as their individuality and unique perspectives. Art education at the middle school promotes students' love of learning through innovation, experimentation, flexibility, diversity, and appreciation of self and others while supporting their social and emotional well-being. 

Our curriculum focuses on: