Visual Arts

  • Experiences the visual arts as an integral component of each and every day   
  • Celebrates the importance and value of student artwork
  • Introduces the children to The Atelier within our Nido that is used for artistic exploration in a variety of mediums   
  • Incorporates a small art studio in each classroom and prominently utilizes the elements of art and design throughout the curriculum.

  • Introduces more in-depth projects and encourages exploration and the visual representation of thoughts  
  • Uses media to express and discuss their discoveries of hypotheses and environment.  

  • Encourages experimentation and personal expression   
  • Emphasizes the process of creating is as valuable as the finished product   
  • Works with the art teacher individually and in small groups throughout the year to explore and learn about art.
An independent, coeducational, college preparatory day school, toddler through grade 12

Early Childhood, Lower, and Middle Schools, 5000 Clubside Rd, Lyndhurst, OH 44124
Birchwood School of Hawken, 4400 West 140th Street, Cleveland, OH 44135 

Upper School, PO Box 8002 (12465 County Line Rd), Gates Mills, OH 44040
Mastery School of Hawken, 11025 Magnolia Dr, Cleveland, OH 44106

Gries Center, 10823 Magnolia Dr, Cleveland, OH 44106

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