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Kindergartners make clay caterpillars and demonstrate the dimensions of art class.


Perez Elementary School students show the potential of the CPS arts education plan

by Heather Momyer
Dec 06, 2012


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Perez Elementary students prep for class.

The new initiative goes into effect this month, and the art program at Perez is a model of what is to come to all students in the district. Teacher Anne Koss demonstrates her teaching methods while kindergartners make caterpillars out of clay.