Start of the new school year!

Check back soon for Student of the week postings and class updates!

Q1 classes:

7th Grade Room 227, 4th Grade Room 235, 1st Grade Room 305, and 6th Grade Room 138


5th/6th Grade

5th/6th Grade split class:

Landscape Unit…

5th Grade is doing Chinese Scroll painting with clear Foreground, Midground, and Background.

6th Grade is doing One-Point Perspective drawings in a color scheme.

South-West CPS All City Art Exhibition

Here is the amazing, talented, dedicated, and enthusiastic artists from Brighton Park Elementary:

Clockwise: Andrea Santoy – 7th Grade, Angelina Schrode – 6th grade sculpture and with artist, Emily Villicana – 6th Grade sculpture, Jamie Vela – 4th GradeĀ 


Going to these events are always inspiring both in viewing art and connecting with other visual arts teachers. Here is some cool art from neighboring schools:

2nd Grade Room 304

Warm Color desert mixed-media collage. Students compared how artists use different media and why? Through exploration, experimentation, and noted differences, students made cut-outs and created a watercolor painting. Students thought about placement of cut-outs to complete their collage.

March Bulletin Board


Clockwise from top left:

Jose Yepez – 8th Room 225

Milagros Gonzalez – 8th Room 225

Yovana Hernandez – 8th Room 225

Celina Teran – 8th Room 225

Amber Calderon – 4th Room 233

Ivan Ching – 4th Room 233

Emily Paredes – 4th Room 233

Ashley Manteca – 8th Room 225

Ilina Maldonado – 8th Room 225

Eduardo Guzman – 8th Room 225

Yadira Campos – 8th Room 225