Contest Opportunity: Scholastic Art and Writing Competition – Deadline 12/1









to create an account and view entry steps:


Image file requirements:
5″x7″ minimum, 300dpi
After uploading your work (as a JPG file), print your submission forms and have a parent/guardian and an educator sign them.

Submission Fee:
$5.00 per individual submission and $20.00 per portfolio submission (only seniors are eligible for this).
Fee waiver forms available if needed

Make checks payable to Alliance for Young Artists & Writers

Gallery of previous winners:

Online Galleries

Contest Opportunity: eSD Login Screen Art – Deadline 12/22









Contest Opportunity: ESD Login Screen Art(used by all teachers in Rockland County), Deadline 11/6 – 12/22, Theme: “Art in STEM”
Images that illustrate how Art is integral to the STEM subjects; how the principles and aesthetics of Art
are incorporated into and reflected in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics.
Photography and Fine Arts Submissions accepted

Use this link to be inspired by previous winners:

November is Portfolio Review Month in our Region! Catch these Dates…

Seniors applying to art programs and/or art schools can take advantage of several local venues to have their portfolio reviewed.

Seniors are always invited to speak with any of the art teachers within our department about selection of items for their portfolio submission.

11/3 – Mill Street Loft, 4- 8pm, Hyde Park NY, list of attending colleges

11/10 Westchester Community College, 4-7pm, list of attending schools

11/12 – Jacob Javits Convention Center,12-4pm NYC, list of attending colleges

11/15 – Clarkstown High School South 12 – 3pm

11/16-Clarkstown High School North, 10-2:30pm, x-wing hallway

Upcoming Events in the Art Department

10/24 – Art Honor Society Meeting – after school, Main Chorus Room

10/25 – Work Due for student exhibit: Express Yourself

10/26 – Turkeygram Workshop #1 – handprints

10/31 – Halloween Costume Contest – Judging in the Library

11/8 – Turkeygram Workshop #2-drawing turkeys

11/13-11/17 – Turkeygram Sales

11/16 – CHSN Visual Arts College Fair and Portfolio Review

11/21 – Delivery of Turkeygrams…GOBBLE,GOBBLE!



Info on clubs and extra-curricular activities:

To find out more, join the remind 101 for updates:

For each of the following, text 81010, and in the message write:

@m3ka                          for Art Club

@pclub17-18                for Photo Club

@chsnahs                     for Art Honor Society


Upcoming Events in The Art Department

Tuesday, 9/26 – First General Meeting of the Art Honor Society, auditorium, afterschool

This meeting is encouraged for all juniors and seniors interested in the application process.

This meeting is encourage for all students (freshman and sophomores included) that would like to hear about upcoming activities.

Wednesday, 9/27 – Art Workshop, DRAW IT ON, PASS IT ON

This workshop is open to ALL students (even those not currently enrolled in an art class). Bring your friends!

This workshop will feature collaborative art-making experiences that will ultimately become the imagery for our first student exhibit.

The workshop and the exhibit will both count towards the Art Honor Society application.

Thursday, 9/28 – Art Club. Room 608, afterschool

Looking to make art with friends afte-rschool? The Art Club is open to all!


Thursday 10/5 – Photography Club, rm 505