“I tend to observe my surroundings a lot and find interesting things that can be a potential subject for artwork or can be translated and modified into a design element. For example, my concentration is fully based on the local MTR. I really like to illustrate details of the subject I'm drawing. So I am more of a realist when it comes to artwork because I just really appreciate the beauty of form or everything and it also challenges my technical skill as well."
Students in AP Studio Art spend an intensive year creating 24 art pieces for submission to the College Board. AP exams are scored on a scale of 1 to 5, where a 5 is equivalent to an “A” grade in the corresponding university course. Scarlett Huang achieved a rare honor for her artistic talent. HS Principal Mike Wing was notified by the College Board that Scarlett’s performance on the AP Studio Art: Drawing Portfolio Exam in May 2018 was so superior that it fell into a select category.
At AIS, one way we keep wellness at the core of our work with students is through the Socio-Emotional Learning (SEL) curriculum. The core SEL curriculum occurs within our Second Step (EC/ES) and advisory curriculum (MS/HS), but the philosophy is embe
STEAM Week kicked off with grade level assemblies on March 18th. Students learned that celebrating STEAM week is about bringing together their scientific and mathematical thinking skills as well as elements of art and engineering to design and create
AIS was thrilled to virtually welcome New York Times best-selling author and illustrator Grace Lin! Ms. Lin is an inspirational, Caldecott and Newbery award-winning writer of dozens of books including The Year of the Dog, Dumpling Days, and Where the