Mrs. Fickess' Page

Note-------Pages for Grades High School to 5th are ready.  More Elementary pages, Painting and Advanced Art will be ready soon. Thank you for visiting!

ART ROOM Introduction (rules and grading)

Mrs. Fickess' Schedule Info
1st Hour

Art 1

2nd Hour

Plan Time

3rd Hour

Upper Elementary Art

4th Hour


5th Hour

Art Concepts/Design

6th Hour

Lower Elementary Art

7th Hour

Middle School Art

Advanced Art Independent Studies

Art 1

Beginning Level class
Mostly 9th Graders.

Planning Period


(660)354-2524 ext 120 or ask for the Art Room


5th Grade

Mon. and Fri.

Drawing/ Painting

Intermediate and Advanced Level
Grades 10th thru12th

Art Concepts/ Design

Beginning Level class that includes Art History and the exploration of media and compositional rules.  Grades 9th thru 12th


Tues. and Fri.

Middle School Art

A basic art foundations class for 7th and 8th graders.

High School Level students who have had 2 or more Art classes and passed with a B or better.  This class is individually tailored to each student or student group.  These students are usually in the 7th period but may be scattered throughout the art schedule as their schedule permits.

6th Grade


4th Grade


1st Grade

Mon. and Thurs.

Advanced Art Portfolio



3rd Grade


2nd Grade


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Additional Links: These are sites that I have found to be very informative.

Sanford ArtEdventures a good site with a "study" section with definitions and examples of terms.

 Window to Art this is a great site to explore and study art at your own pace.

Jerry's Artarama art supply website, good prices.

Polo R7 Home

DESE (Department of Elementary and Secondary Education)

 At DESE site go to Assessment then Content Area to see Grade Level Expectations for Visual Arts K-12






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