Art and Design

artWelcome to the web page of the Art & Design department.


The Art & Design department has three members of staff -

  • Mrs M Durning (Principal Teacher)
  • Miss A M McKenzie
  • Miss C Rogers

Courses Offered

The Art & Design department offers the following courses -

  • S1 - S3 Art & Design
  • National 4
  • National 5
  • Higher
  • Advanced Higher 
  • Higher Art & Design


In the Art & Design department we aim to provide pupils with the opportunity to -

  • develop practical skills using traditional media and new technologies
  • foster creative thinking skills and offer opportunities for personal creativity and aesthetic judgement
  • foster the acquisition of transferable skills
  • develop investigative, conceptual and practical skills
  • develop knowledge and understanding of materials and media processes
  • encourage and enable pupils to express thoughts, feelings and ideas
  • enable them to respond confidently and imaginatively to all aspects of the personal, social, cultural, natural, industrial, and technological environments
  • contribute to personal and social development and enjoyment of the learning process enable pupils to derive pleasure and satisfaction from the creative process
  • demonstrate the relevance of Art & Design to society

Please follow the links on this page to find out more about the Art & Design Department.

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