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Announcements  

Tue 16 Jan
- Year 8 parent/teacher meetings
(Postponed until further notice)

Wed 24 Jan
- Year 13 parent/teacher meetings

Mon 5 Feb
- Year 11 parent/teacher meetings

Thur 8 Feb
- Love for Life (Years 9/11/13)

Mon 12 Feb
- School Development Day
(no pupils to attend)

Tue 13 – Fri 16 Feb (inc)
- Half-Term


 Art and Design
   
Staff

Head of Department:
Alison Herron, BA Fashion and Textiles PGCE

Teaching Staff:
Susanne Seffen, BA Fashion and Textiles PGCE
Heather Harrison, Teacher Training in Art and Design

Curriculum

All pupils from Years 8-10 follow a Key Stage 3 course of study. Students are given the opportunity to experience and improve their skills using a wide variety of media including Drawing and Painting, Ceramics, Print Making, Textiles, and Three Dimensional Materials. These experiences provide pupils with the unique opportunities for observing, recording, imagining, designing, creating, communicating, appreciating and evaluating. Pupils follow the NI CCEA Syllabus at GCSE, AS and A2 Level.
Facilities and Resources

The Art Department has three Art rooms. Facilities include 2 interactive whiteboards, a ceramics area and a kiln, 4 computers and a colour printer.
Useful links

www.rewardinglearning.org.uk
www.belfastgalleries.com
www.craftni.org
www.artscouncil-ni.org
www.ulstermuseum.org.uk