Art and Design

Welcome to Art and Design!

The following staff work in the department:

J Dixon – Principal Teacher of Art and Design

Z Statham – NQT

C Simpson – NQT

We offer courses from S1-6 in Art and Design and also Higher Photography in S5 and S6.

Curriculum for Excellence Experiences and Outcomes:

  • To enable students to recognise and represent their own feelings and those of others
  • To facilitate the shaping of personal social and cultural identity
  • To learn recognise and value local national and global culture

This will be undertaken through:

  • Creativity
  • Participation
  • Skills (specific and transferable)
  • Appreciation of cultural and national identity

Pupils will experience:

  • Opportunities to respond to their own cultural identity
  • Opportunities to appreciate contemporary and historical arts both locally and internationally
  • A variety of opportunities to present their work
  • Opportunities to develop their understanding of future learning and careers

Art Department News

Homework of the Week

S1 Art and Design

S2 Art and Design

S1 & S2 Rio Olympics T-Shirt Design

S2 Animation

National 5 Art and Design

Higher Art and Design

Higher Photography

Advanced Higher Art and Design

Edinburgh Festival Fringe Schools Poster Competition 2017