New York State Standards for the Arts

  • Students are expected to use various materials in a creative way, with a great emphasis on their effort. Students should have work completed on time, work neatly and clean up their materials properly. The curriculum is driven by the New York State Standards for the Arts:

    • N.Y.S. Standard 1: Creating and Performing in the Arts

    • N.Y.S. Standard 2: Knowing and Using Arts Materials and Resources 

    • N.Y.S. Standard 3: Responding to and Analyzing Works of Art

    • N.Y.S. Standard 4: Understanding the Cultural Dimensions and Contributions of the Arts