Welcome to the Art & Design Department
Welcome to the Toot Hill Art Department, a dynamic and stimulating environment where you will learn a broad and varied curriculum. High achievement is encouraged through an engaging programme of high quality teaching and learning. We expect all students to do their very best as they explore, develop and refine new skills, ideas and experiences. Students receive a high level of individually tailored support from a skilled team of teachers, support staff and professional practitioners. Students are given the opportunity to express themselves creatively through independent learning, practical application, teamwork and reflection. We also prepare our students for the future by addressing issues relevant to their personal, social and moral development.
Toot Hill is recognised as a Specialist Business, Enterprise and Visual Art school. The art department has consistently delivered outstanding results at all levels and continues to strive for excellence within each year group. We provide a wide range of courses both at Key Stage 4 and Key Stage 5 including Fashion & Textiles and Photography.
Facilities include a newly developed photography dark room, Textile Studio, Sewing room, sixth form art studio, and ICT suit. All students’ benefit from well equipped classroom studios and an extensive range of specialist art equipment and materials. Artwork is displayed throughout the school clearly demonstrating the quality of work produced
|Tuesday 23rd January 2018||Y13 Art & Textiles Mock Exam|
|Wednesday 2nd May 2018 until Thursday 3rd May 2018||Y11 Art & Textiles Exam|
|Tuesday 15th May 2018 until Thursday 17th May 2018||Y12/13 Art & Textiles Exam|
|Tuesday 5th June 2018||Y9/10 Art Degree Trip|
|Thursday 14th June 2018||Y12 Art Trip|
|Monday 2nd July 2018 until Wednesday 4th July 2018||Art Exhibition|
|Wednesday 11th July 2018||Y10 Mock Art & Textiles Exam|
Art & Design News
- KS4 Survey
An opportunity for Student Voice (15/01/2018)
- EAST MIDLAND NAPOLEONIC DAYS Art Competition
Deadline: No later than February 16th 2018 (11/12/2017)
- Year 9 Survey
Year 9 Survey (21/11/2017)
- Photogram Workshop
Year 11 Invitation Only (29/09/2017)
- Collecting your work.
For all graduating year 11 and 13 pupils from 2017. (29/09/2017)