• 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. 
  • 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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  • Mid-February Arts Sway

    Posted by Becky Manuel, Director of Arts Integration on 2/15/2018 8:00:00 AM

    Check out the 3rd grade’s work on their upcoming Great Chicago Fire production in drama class, 7th grade’s animation projects, our choir’s field trip to Symphony Center, an arts-integrated project that teaches religion through visual arts, and more!

    Click here to view the mid-February Arts Sway

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  • February Arts Sway

    Posted by Becky Manuel, Director of Arts Integration on 2/1/2018 8:00:00 AM

    Check out musical performances by our preschool and kindergarten students, 7th and 8th grade band’s field trip, 4th grade drama class, 1st grade’s reflective metal goldfish, arts-integrated professional development for teachers, and more!

    Click here to view the February Arts Sway

     

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  • Mid-January Arts Sway

    Posted by Becky Manuel, Director of Arts Integration on 1/15/2018 8:00:00 AM

    Check out warm-up compositions created by our intermediate and advanced band, second graders colorful portrait drawings, 7th grade drama’s projects, an arts-integrated project done in health class, and more!

    Click here to view the mid-January Arts Sway

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  • January Arts Sway

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

    Check out 4th, 5th, and 6th grade Digital Arts projects, 3rd grade beginning their Great Chicago Fire theatrical production, beginning band playing a favorite holiday song, 1st grade’s foxes, arts-integrated work being done in 7th and 8th grade band, and more!

    Click here to view the January Arts Sway

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