The visual arts program at HCS promotes creativity, curiosity, and technical excellence for the glory of God. Students are encouraged to develop their own creative expression while learning how to use various 2D and 3D mediums.
HCS also hosts an Annual Arts Fest celebrating student work and including a performance from middle school drama.
During elementary school, students learn to produce their own art using a variety of mediums. They also develop artistic habits such as planning, observation, perseverance, and reflection. Throughout the courses, students practice proper care for the materials and the art room.
Kindergarten classes focus on the use of materials and fine motor skills through a wide variety of projects including mediums such as paint, chalk, markers, pens, paper, scissors, glue, clay, and more.
Grades 1-5 learn the elements of art (color, line, shape, texture, space, value, and form) by viewing and discussing great art and through projects, which include painting, clay, weaving, drawing, chalk and oil pastels, origami, print making, and more!