Tonight: “Enchanting. Riveting. Thought-provoking” – Gallery night at MPS’ Reagan HS
The words enchanting, riveting and thought-provoking clearly describe the wide range of artwork that will be showcased at the annual Gallery Night, May 9th, 2014.
MILWAUKEE (May 9, 2014) — The words enchanting, riveting and thought-provoking clearly describe the wide range of artwork that will be showcased at the annual Gallery Night, May 9th, 2014 from 5:00-8:00 pm hosted at Milwaukee Public Schools’ Reagan IB High School. The school is located at 4965 S. 20th Street, Milwaukee 53221.
Gallery Night features diverse work from a wide range of students, including IB Visual Arts juniors and seniors, as well as students who work with the nationally-recognized photographer Paul Calhoun and the Know Thyself Foundation to create “Voices of the Young.”
Reagan’s International Baccalaureate Visual Art studentsare seriously dedicated to developing their artistic talent. Over the course of two years, each student creates a 30-piece body of work within a dedicated theme to demonstrate artistic diversity and technique and to comprehensively represent their IB training. Only the finest pieces are selected for Gallery Night. Artists will be present to engage with the audience.
This news is available online athttp://www5.milwaukee.k12.wi.us/dept/superintendent/2014/05/gallery-night-at-mps-reagan-hs/.
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Milwaukee Public Schools, Wisconsin’s largest school district, is expanding college and career readiness efforts and continuing to implement innovative reforms that give every student the opportunity to succeed. MPS’ high-quality school options for 3-year-olds to high school seniors feature school climates in which positive behavior is reinforced; certified, highly-trained teachers; 21st-century learning technology for students; and curriculum aligned to the rigorous Common Core State Standards, which set a clear, high bar for the topics students must master at each grade level. MPS’ Class of 2013 earned $24 million in scholarships and the district is home to some of the state’s best high schools according to the Washington Post and U.S. News and World Report. More MPS news is available at http://mpsmke.com/news.
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