The Art program at Michael F. Stokes is committed to providing
a positive learning environment that integrates the creative abilities of children into our
curriculum. We pride ourselves with being able to provide a program that develops a greater
understanding of art appreciation, cultural diversity, creative instruction and learning,
and being able to develop aesthetic values through creativity.
We present the heritage and values of art in combination with new
technologies to enhance and enrich the learning process, thus providing
innovative, as well as traditional educational experiences. We provide
preparation that enhances lifelong learning and experiences through
Our program also integrates the New York State Standards into each and every lesson as
well as setting the standard for excellence in education by using Fine Arts to support classroom
Our students' projects are on display at the Stokes Literature & Arts Expo in May.
Parents are invited then to come and view their children's work on display in the Stokes Art Gallery.