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St. Gregory the Great School offers an exceptional art program with the objective of giving students a visual language as well as a means for greater self-expression. Various art techniques and concepts are used to create art work that emphasizes creativity, emotion, decision-making and problem-solving. Lessons are developed and provided to show that art is useful and necessary. Students are given the opportunity to:

  • Grow in spiritual and moral values

  • Learn skills, concepts and facts

  • Become aware of themselves and their feelings

  • Realize the creative aspect of all human endeavor given them by God

  • Make decisions

  • Create art productions

  • Develop an appreciation of art history

  • Identify and use the elements of art and principles of design

  • Use sequential steps to create art in 2 and 3 dimensions

  • Create art independently and in small groups

  • Describe and interpret personal art work and selected artist’s works