Arts News

The Intro to Art students created these pen and ink drawings of wildlife -- some individual profiles and others combination images.  See a Photo Gallery and look for them on the wall above the Upper School Art Room entrance.

Dressed up in leather jackets or poodle skirts, the 7th and 8th graders performed the musical "The Nifty Fifties" in Founders Theater on Nov. 6.  See a Photo Gallery of the show and Watch Them Sing about the scary movie "The Blob" at their local theater.

Congratulations to Lower School artists Mies Shimizu (1st grade) and Bella Buckner (5th grade), whose drawings were among 32 finalists for the 2020 Spokane Recycles calendar.  From these finalists, the work of 17 students will be chosen for the calendar.  Student finalists will be recognized at the November 12 meeting of the Board of County Commissioners.  Every finalist will receive a certificate from the commissioners, and a short reception will be held after the meeting where the winners for the calendar will be announced.  All of the finalists’ posters are currently on display at River Park Square on the second level through Tuesday, Nov. 12.  Check them out!

Four 2D Art students have their work displayed in the Upper School Art Gallery during November.  Each chose a work that illustrates a different school of visual arts.  Check them out!

Auditions for the spring musical "Guys and Dolls" will be held at lunch and from 3:15-5pm on Tuesday, Nov. 19 and Wednesday, Nov. 20.  Students can contact David Demand or check the Drama bulletin board for details.  We will need a minimum of 12-15 guys and 12-15 girls for this production, which tells the story of New York gamblers and Salvation Army missionaries with a host of memorable songs.

The new Lower School art and music building is taking shape before our eyes!  See photo galleries of the process of Laying the Foundations and of the work in October of Framing the Structure.  Plus see a gallery of All the Lower School students and staff in their Halloween costumes in front of the building.  The teachers chose a hard hat theme for their costumes this year!

 

The 3rd graders and their Upper School Spanish student friends spent time on Halloween carving pumpkins together.  Then they worked on "Pumpkin Math" problems before taking their creations to line the path to the Lower School.  See photo galleries of them Carving Pumpkins and Posing With Their Pumpkins.

The full 6th grade class has created drawings to send to students in Pakistan, who will send their own artwork in return.  See a Photo Gallery of the students (in their Halloween costumes) and their drawings, which will soon be headed off to South Asia.

The 2nd graders sang and acted out several of Aesop's Fables for family and friends on Oct. 17.  See photo galleries of Their Performance, their Drawings of Favorite Fables, and a video of The Dog Song from their show.

A number of 7th and 8th grade students have created drawings to send to students in Pakistan, who will send their own artwork in return.  See a Photo Gallery of the students and their drawings, which will soon be headed off to South Asia.


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