• The following classes are currently or have been offered at MHS:

     

    Art I

    Credit: 1
    Grade: 9-12
    Weight: S
    Prerequisite: None

    Explore art with a variety of "hands on" activities in drawing, painting, sculpting, and printmaking.  While exploring each area in Art I, develop an understanding of art history. You do not have to know how to draw; you just have to have a desire to learn.

    Art II

    Credit: 1
    Grade: 10-12
    Weight: S
    Prerequisite: Visual Arts I

    Continue the exploration of art criticism, drawing, painting, and other 2-dimensional media.  This course is designed for the serious art students with advanced skills.

    Art III

    Credit: 1
    Grade: 11-12
    Weight: H
    Prerequisite: Art II & Teacher Recommendation 

    Specialize your skills in personally selected areas of art and further your knowledge of art history and art criticism. For the serious art student and carries honors credit.

    Art IV

    Credit: 1
    Grade: 12
    Weight: H
    Prerequisite: Art III & Teacher Recommendation 

    Continue the specialized skills emphasized in Art III. Work independently in a teacher-approved medium.

    3D Visual Art

    Credit: 1
    Grade: 9-12
    Weight: S
    Prerequisite: Art I

    Explore 3-dimensional media used in art making such as pottery and sculpture. 
    This course is designed for the students who likes to work with his/her hands and enjoys design.

    Photography

    Credit: 1
    Grade: 10-12
    Weight: S
    Prerequisite: Teacher Approval

    Learn photography basics including manual operation of digital cameras. Students will learn darkroom skills and will develop their own images. There is a focus on photo-journalism and photo history.

    Yearbook Production

     

    Credit: 1
    Grade: 10-12
    Weight: S
    Prerequisite: Application

     

    Plan and prepare the yearbook for publication. Become acquainted with some of the elements of yearbook journalism such as layout and design and learn individual responsibility and teamwork. The majority of students in this class will be seniors, however, it will include some juniors who have a special interest in the yearbook or a special talent.

Last Modified on March 23, 2018