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Elementary School
7101 Idlewild Road
Charlotte, NC 28212
Courier #: 424
P: 980-343-6411  |  F: 980-343-6499 
Principal: Larenda Denien
LC: Central Learning Community
Bell Schedule: 9:15 AM - 4:15 PM
Grades: K-5
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Art Teachers: Mrs. R. Illingworth and Mrs L. Galloway

The Art program at Idlewild teaches the basic elements of Art:
Color, Form, Line, Shape, Value and Texture
The relationship of Art to other subjects is emphasized:
Symmetry and Patterning in Math
Color in Science
Art History in History and Social Studies

Our Art Program Is Structured to:

  • Develop fine motor skills by drawing, weaving and folding
  •  Develop listening skills by following directions and sequencing
  • Develop and enhance right brain skills (visual, creative, intuitive)
  • Develop skills of the left brain learner, important in the development of critical thinking skills and problem-solving  

Participation Events Include:

Displays in School Parent Center and the Community
Education Center Display

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