• A PEEK INSIDE ARTS AT AACA
    Take a peek inside our art studios and classrooms to witness how arts integration is launching learning higher at AACA. 
  • November Sway

    Posted by Becky Manuel, Director of Arts Integration on 11/15/2018 3:00:00 PM

    November Sway

    Check out what's happening in our preschool through fourth grade arts classes! See the beginning of the third grade drama production, listen to new music played by Kindergarten on our xylophones, and see new artwork made by our preschool and first grades- plus more! Click here for the new sway.

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  • Mid-October Sway

    Posted by Becky Manuel, Director of Arts Integration on 10/25/2018 3:00:00 PM

    Mid-October Sway

    Our Middle School Arts Pathways classes are in full swing- click here to check out what's happening across the arts at AACA! Click here for our new sway.

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  • Early October Sway

    Posted by Becky Manuel, Director of Arts Integration on 10/4/2018 3:00:00 PM

    Check out what our preschool through fourth grade students have learned in the first month of their arts classes! Click here for the new sway.

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  • September Sway

    Posted by Becky Manuel, Director of Arts Integration on 9/24/2018 8:00:00 AM

    September Sway

     

    Check out what's happening in AACA's new Middle School Arts Pathways Classes! Click here for the new sway. 

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  • Early June Sway

    Posted by Becky Manuel, Director of Arts Integration on 6/7/2018 3:00:00 PM

    Abby What’s new in the Arts at AACA? Check out videos from our music classes, visual artwork, and behind the scenes photos from our variety show! Click here for the new sway.

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  • Mid May 2018

    Posted by Becky Manuel, Director of Arts Integration on 5/24/2018 3:00:00 PM

    Arts Together exhibit

     

    What’s new in the Arts at AACA? Check out photos from Arts Together, our all-arts family celebration, the end of our 3/4 grade residency with Hubbard Street Dance, and our last all-school performance on the History of Dance.

    Click here to view the Mid May Sway!

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  • Late April Arts Sway

    Posted by Becky Manuel, Director of Arts Integration on 5/3/2018 8:00:00 AM

    PK Hickory Dickory Dock

     

    What’s new in the Arts at AACA? Check out musical performances by preschool and 1st-grade, preschool and 3rd-grade artwork, and a drama performance by the 5th-grade!

    Click here to view the late April sway!

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  • Mid-April Sway

    Posted by Becky Manuel, Director of Arts Integration on 4/19/2018 8:00:00 AM

    Warhol Work 7

     

    What's new in the Arts at AACA? Check out photos from 8th-grade’s portrait prints in visual art, videos from the band and choir concert, kindergarten’s fairytale tableaus in drama class, the 3rd- and 4th-grade arts-integrated residency with Hubbard Street Dance- and more! 

    Click here to view the mid-April sway.

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  • Mid-March Sway

    Posted by Becky Manuel, Director of Arts Integration on 4/5/2018 8:00:00 AM

    Frida Kahlo Inspired Kindergartner Bill

    Check out photos from the 6th grade’s unit on Greek tragedies, kindergarten’s Frida Kahlo inspired self-portraits, preschool music class, a school-wide performance by Urban Gateways, the 3rd- and 4th-grade arts-integrated residency with Hubbard Street Dance, and more!

    Click here to view the mid-March Sway.

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  • March Arts Sway

    Posted by Becky Manuel, Director of Arts Integration on 3/1/2018 8:00:00 AM

    student artwork depicting a rose


    Check out photos from the 3rd grade's Great Chicago Fire production, 1st and 2nd grade's music classes, 1st grade's Georgia O'Keeffe-inspired art project; a new arts-integrated residency with Hubbard Street Dance, and more!

    Click here to view the March Arts Sway

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