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Art Program

Art classes are provided for all students in grades K-12.  High school courses are electives. Students have opportunities to create in a respective arts discipline in classroom experiences, discuss the art being studied and evaluate their works and the work of others.  the approach helps students develop and articulate personal arts philosophies - thinking they carry for a lifetime.
Art work is displayed in building hallways and offices.  Individual schools hold art shows in community venues and local libraries.
Annual Art Show in May at the Main Library 
A city-wide adjudicated show is held each spring at the Main Library with entrants from all grade levels. Winners receive ribbons and certificates at a public reception for parents and the community, hosted by the library.  Select pieces are framed and hung at the Board of Education building. 


“I’ve always had art in school. I think it’s taught me more than just how to draw a human face. It’s taught me lessons I can use for life.” 

-H.S. Student
20 W. Wood Street    Youngstown, OH 44503    330.744.6900
20 W. Wood Street | Youngstown, OH 44503 | 330.744.6900
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