District Visual Art Lead
Decatur High School
Studio Art I, II, III and IV/AP
Welcome to the #DecaturCreators!
My name is Christina Faught and I am so excited about the new year of opportunities, to grow in art by practicing creative techniques, high- level achievements with specialized materials for development in real-world solutions; while exploring 2D 1st sem & 3D in 2nd semester)!
- Communication Plan: Christina.Faught@decaturisd.us
- Please email for any questions or to make an appointment
- Daily Schedule:
- Art II
- Art III
- Art I
- Art II
- Art I and C-LUNCH
- Art IV/AP
- Art I
- Materials: All materials are provided in class, but there is a class fee of $25 for Art I; as well as Art II/III is 30 and AP is 35 for upper arts.
- Tutorials/Studio-time: I usually stay 30 minutes to an hour afterschool and can help anyone at that time:) or by appointment made 24 hours in advance.
Motto: Work hard, Be kind, Take pride
- Behavior Infraction Choices* (all documented):
- 1st Issue: Warning (Possible Seat change)
- 2nd Issue: Seat Change (Possible Call home)
- 3rd Issue/Severe Infractions-
- Referral to Office/ Call Home
- Sent to office with WriteUP/ Call Home
- Alternative Assignments Assigned*
*Students with chronic behavior issues or caught tampering with any materials or in off-limit areas can and will be assigned an alternative assignment from our Art Library; as learning about art is a must and projects are a privilege.
*If a student damages supplies, by misuse/ neglect/or joking, they will be charged a fine on their account with Parent Notified.
- Grading- Daily Grade Rubric and Project Rubric (50% Each)
- see DHS for grading Policy set forth by DISD:)
- Submit Assignments/Feedback- DHS Faught Canvas Course
- Hall /RR Pass-
- phone delivered to hanging tree (no charging please),
- with signing out ALL info/ taking pass,
- then signing back in/ return to backpack/bag
- NOT in the pocket or lap please to avoid distractions and see below for phone policy).
- Phone *use without permission for planned art goals only:
- 1st- Taken UP and returned at the end of class.
- 2nd- Taken UP and returned at the end of the day.
- 3rd- Write UP and Phone turned into the office where $15 will be owed to return it.
I'm so exxcited to get this year started so make sure to come ready to learn and practice art to grow in development:)!