Saint James School
Serving The Communities of Davis • Dixon • Winters • Woodland

Art

The art curriculum follows the Visual and Performing Arts Standards of California

All students participate in the Visual Arts program which offers:

  • hands-on art projects
  • instruction in art appreciation and history
  • museum and gallery experiences
  • religious art exposure
  • opportunities for students to display their artwork in the community
Grades 6-8

Students in Grades Six, Seven and Eight are taught weekly by the school’s art teacher in the art classroom. In addition to the above, the lessons include:

  • critically looking at art
  • creating art from historical and analytical perspectives
  • researching art’s contemporary, historical and cultural contexts
  • responding to judgments about art
Kindergarten through 5 th Grade

The Visual Arts program consists of parent docent volunteers working closely with the Art Teacher to prepare art lessons tied to the classroom curriculum. These classes are meant to be supplemental to the classroom art projects and occur on a monthly basis.

1st Grade Landform Paintings

7th Grade Mixed Media Prints