Greetings from the Art Room! At Traut, students receive a comprehensive arts curriculum that includes both historical and geographical connections as well as artistic skill instruction and development.  They will think about, talk about, write about and wrestle with visual art's challenges of all sorts. Check out Mrs. Castro's website and learn about what is happening each trimester. 

There are many exciting art events that occur throughout the year. Some art displays that you can check out include: 

  • Fall: Foothills Mall Creative Endeavors Show
  • Superintendent's Art Show @ the Support Services Center
  • Spring: Colorado State Universtiy Hatton Galery Designs & Images Show
  • Youth Art Month: In-school show
  • Carnegie Creative Center Show

The follow grades will go on field trips including:

  • 1st Grade: Mask Exhibit, Springs, Fort Collins Museum of Art
  • 3rd Grade: Benson Scultupre Gardens, Fall, Loveland
  • 5th Grade: Denver Art Museum, Spring (on hold due to renovations)

If you read the Art Room News in the Friday Notes, you will be able to keep on top of what is going on with Art. Have a great year!