Fine Arts 2016-2017 School Year
Currently all grades are working on creating a fish for Catholic Schools week. Many different supplies and techniques will be used according to grade level.

Congratulations to Kylie Legath and Olivia Le for placing in 1st (7th -12th grade category) and to AJ Colon, Adam Pryblick and David Amato for placing in 2nd(7th -12th grade category) in the Peeps Diorama Contest.

Congratulations to Jaeda Rosales (1st place), Celine Achkar (2nd place) and Kaya Spearko and Mattingly China (tied for 3rd place), for winning the Knights of Columbus "Keep Christ in Christmas" poster contest. Jaeda and Celine have also moved past the district level and will now be competing at the state level.

I would also like to congratulate Kimberly Zuniga (1st place), Charlie Morton (2nd place) and Cayla Zenie (honorable mention) for winning the Allentown St. Patrick's Day Poster Contest.

Students in 6th to 8th grade have a sketchbook assignment that must be completed every trimester. The second set of sketches are due Monday February 13th. Attached below are the details for this assignment. Please feel free to contact me if you have any questions at mrsamorim@stjohnvianneyschool.org.


Welcome Back!!!! Hope everyone had a wonderful summer!!

Currently, all students are working on the Square 1 Art fundraising project. When completed, each student will receive a free sheet of stickers featuring their artwork. Parents and/or guardians will then have the opportunity to order their child's artwork printed on products like mugs, phone cases, ornaments, etc. (perfect for Christmas presents). A percentage of your order will be applied toward your family fundraising goal for the 2016-2017 school year. The theme for each grade is as follows:

Kindergarten - Rainbow Hearts
1st - Puppy Collages
2nd - Baby Owls
3rd - Night-time Moons
4th - Finger-print Dandelions
5th - Printmaking Initials
6th - Kandinsky Inspired Paper Collages
7th - Georgia O'Keefe Inspired Leaves/Flowers
8th - Printmaking Project

Students in 6th to 8th grade have a sketchbook assignment that must be completed every trimester. The first set of sketches are due Monday October 31st. Attached below are the details for this assignment. Please feel free to contact me if you have any questions at mrsamorim@stjohnvianneyschool.org.

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