This program is intended for highly motivated students who are interested in the further study of art.
This course involves significantly more commitment, focused attention and accomplishment than a typical high school art course. Emphasis will be on broadening skills, developing creativity, studio production, portfolio development, individual research, and critique.
Students will be expected to frequently reflect upon their work, identifying their strengths and limitations in order to direct their work and ne-tune their skills.
Secondary 3: 6 periods
Secondary 4: 5 periods
Secondary 5: 6 periods
Code of Conduct
All Art Concentration students and parents will be required to sign a contract agreeing to, and accepting the responsibilities, expectations, and conduct as outlined in the contract.
Important note: A student can be removed from the program depending on the severity of the situation ( i.e. severe insubordinate behaviour or poor academics in multiple core subjects).
In addition to regular school fees, an Art Concentration fee will be charged to cover the cost of purchasing specialized art materials, art kits, workshops, and eld trips. All fees are subject to the approval of the Governing Board.