The Art & Design Department aims to prepare pupils with a supportive learning experience that develops pupils’ creative skills and interests through a relevant and industry-focused experience. Our pupils develop skills using traditional and digital artistic techniques and media.
We are increasingly working with partners to provide pupils with a range of experiences in expressive and design disciplines. We aim to prepare our pupils for careers within the creative industries sector with former pupils successfully working within a range of pathways including:
Fine Art Graphic Design Architecture Product Design
Interior Design Textiles Print Making Illustration
We celebrate pupils’ successes and artistic achievements with a range of exhibition and creative opportunities within the school and in the wider community including:
Stirling Schools Art Exhibition at The Stirling Smith Art Gallery.
RSA Schools Competitions
John Byrne Award
Stirling Food Assembly Taster Sessions
Exhibition of pupils’ work in school spaces
We provide pupils with a range of experiences to inform and inspire their creativity including:
The BP Portrait Award
Edinburgh College of Art Fashion Show
Junk Kouture Scottish and Irish National Competitions
Chinese Cultural Art Workshops supported by the Confucius Hub
Young and Powerful- National Graphic Design Competition
A range of workshops to highlight potential pathways led by industry professionals including: BBC, Artists, Former Pupils, Forth Valley College Students, Royal Scottish Academy.
Gallery of Pupils Work