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Human beings are makers. Through working with our hands, we shape and understand the world around us. Making is a cognitive process. Art students at SHSK are encouraged to think freely, independently and radically. Big questions are being posed, and there are many potential answers.

Miss Kathryn Devine, Head of Art

Facts and figures

Every week Sixth Form students take life class as part of their programme of study


Matisse's painting Le Bateau was hung upside down in the Museum of Modern Art in New York for 47 days in 1961 without anyone noticing

All members of staff in the Art Department are practising artists

Every year professional artists, makers and designers come into school to work with our students

Examination results 2022

GCSE results

    • 9 – 876%
    • 9 – 7100%

    • Ceramics:
    • 9 – 880%
    • 9 – 7100%

A level results

      Art and Design:
    • A*50%
    • A* – A83%
    • A* – B100%

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