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About Fine Arts

The North Chicago Community High School’s Fine Arts Department assists in developing lifelong enthusiasts of the arts. Here at North Chicago, we foster students’ creativity and critical thinking skills through challenging visual and musical tasks. Comprised of two departments and a variety extracurricular opportunities, the Fine Arts department promotes a sense of personal expression and a higher level of musical and visual awareness.

Standards

National Visual Arts Standards
National Arts Standards
National Association for Music Education
National Coalition For the Core Arts Standards
Common Core Standards- Literacy

Requirements

According to the Illinois State Board of Education website, in order to graduate each student must complete and pass 1 year chosen from any of the following content areas:

  • art
  • music
  • foreign language, which shall include American Sign Language
  • vocational education

Courses/Course Sequence

Helpful Resources

Members

Fine Arts Instructors

Judith Tresnowski
Jared Vojik
Rebecca Goldberg