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Media, Arts, & Technology Academy

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The Oarsman Website

Link to Oarsman Report

Summer Opportunities

UCLA Summer Art Institute

https://www.summer.ucla.edu/institutes/Art

 

Reese Witherspoon

Summer Film Program

http://www.fresh-films.com/ ATThellosunshine/

 

Ghetto Film School

https://www.ghettofilm.org/  

 

Inner-City Filmmakers
http://www.innercity

filmmakers.com/

 

Write Girl

http://www.writegirl.org/

 

Inner-City Arts

http://www.inner-cityarts.org/

 

Model UN at UCLA

https://www.summer.ucla.edu

/institutes/ModelUN

 

Youth Heritage Summit:https://

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Media Welcome Flyer

Media Arts & Techology Academy Teachers

Arslancan, Keli
Teacher
Bruno, John
Math Teacher
Elizondo, Aracely
Teacher
Fownes, Margo
Teacher
Greene, Ruth
English Department Chair, GATE Coordinator, SAS Coordinator, MEDIA Lead Teacher
Hunt, Robin
Math Teacher/Head Girl's and Boy's Volleyball Coach
Morgan, Janet
SPED Teacher
Nunez, Frank
Assistant Principal
Santos, Daniel
Physical Education Teacher
Schwartz, Ashley
Resource Specialist
Serna, Eduardo
CTE Teacher
Silberman, David
Teacher
Tesfom, Mokonen
Math Teacher
Thorne, Lisa
Teacher
Thrasher, Traci
Teacher
Vella, Barry
Teacher
Witham, Drake
Teacher
Zubiri, Nancy
English Teacher and Newspaper Adviser

Academy Administrator: Mr. Nunez

Academy Counselor

Jamie Simon-Meyer

jamie.simonmeyer@lausd.net

 

 

LEAD TEACHER: MS. RUTH GREENE

mgree6@lausd.net

FOLLOW US!

Media, Arts, & Technology Academy

INSTAGRAM:     Venicehs_media

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TWITTER: veniceoarsman

Check out the Venice Oarsman Page! The Oarsman is the VHS School Newspaper.

What is Media Literacy?

Media Literacy is the ability to access, analyze, evaluate and create media in a variety of forms.

This definition is the most often cited in the US and was hammered out by participants at the 1992 ...more

SIGN UP FOR SANTA MONICA COLLEGE DUAL ENROLLMENT CLASSES

  • Take SMC classes on the VHS campus to earn both high school and college credits
  • Focus on developing your media arts and computer skills
  • Classes are available during sixth period and after school - see your counselor to enroll

MS. GREENE EXPLAINING A MEDIA LESSON

PRESS COVERAGE ABOUT THE ACADEMY'S PROGRAMS

ART SHOW

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The MEDIA, Arts and Technology Academy has sponsored an annual MEDIA Art Show since 2014.

Focus:    Media Literacy

  • Evaluation & Creation of Media Messages

  • Use of Digital Devices

The goal of the Media, Arts & Technology Academy is media and computer literacy for 21st century learners within an A-G academic and media arts or technology based course of study to prepare for college and/or a career in design, visual, media arts, and technology.

 

SAS and Academy 9th Grade Orientation: Monday, May 21st - 5:30 to 7 PM, Student Cafeteria

 

Registration: Wednesday, August 8 & 9 - 9 AM - Noon & 1 PM - 3 PM

Creative people should apply!

Overview

  • Fulfill A-G Requirements within an arts and technology based curriculum
  • Explore artistic and technology talents and prepare for a career in Design, Visual, Media Arts & Technology
  • Evaluate media messages and learn how to use digital devices

Pathways

 

1. Media Arts

 

LAUSD CTE Pathway: Design, Visual and Media Arts

SMC LA Hi-Tech Pathway: Design, Visual and Media Arts

 

2. Computer Science

 

LAUSD CTE Pathway: Information and Communication Technology

SMC LA Hi-Tech Pathway: Software and Systems Development

 

Click on the link below for a comprehensive list of the Media, Arts &Technology Academy Course Descriptions:

 

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1KjsazvCn9My

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Santa Monica College Dual Enrollment Courses

(Students from ALPS, STEMM, and WLGS may also take these classes) 

 

FALL 2018

 

Film Studies 1: Film Appreciation

This course will introduce the art, technology, language and appreciation of film, exploring the varieties of film experience, film and the other arts, and they ways of viewing. Film examples will be screened in class.

 

Photography 1: Introduction to Photography

This non-laboratory course is an introduction to photography including camera techniques using an SLR camera (provided). 

 

Graphic Design 18: Introduction to Graphic Design Applications

This computer course provides an overview of digital applications used in the field of Graphic Design: Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign. Also covered: Operation Systems, file management and computer navigation basics.

 

SPRING 2018

 

 

Photography - Please see your counselor if you are interested in taking a photography class.

 

Click on the link below for more detailed descriptions of the SMC classes:

 

http://www2.smc.edu/schedules/2012/fall/070_123_schedule.htm

 

Partnerships

  • Santa Monica College LA Hi-Tech Program
  • Young Storytellers
  • UCLA's Visual and Performing Arts Program
  • Los Angeles County Museum of Art
  • Museum of Contemporary Art
  • Los Angeles Repertory Theater
  • Thespian Society
  • Santa Monica College (SMC)
  • West Los Angeles College (WLAC)
  • Santa Monica College Articulation Agreement
  • Bixel Exchange
  • Mitu

Field Trips and Guest Speakers

  • Trips to museums, competitions, colleges, etc.
  • Speakers from the media, arts, and technology industry

Academics

  • Focus on Media Literacy in English, Social Studies, and Math classes
    • Learn how to evaluate media messages
    • Use digital devices for assignments and projects
  • Create art and films in your English and Social Studies classrooms
  • Choose Honors and Advanced Placement classes

Sports

  • Media, Arts, & Technology students have full access to the VHS sports programs

AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS

Congratulations to Carmen Perez for having her film accepted into the 4th Annual LAUSD Film Festival!

 

 

UCLA Visual and Performing Arts Education Photography Program - PhotoVoice

 

In conjunction with The Boys and Girls Club of Venice, we offer a photography enrichment program after school. Please see Ms. Greene in Room 12 or Olivia in the Parent Center if you are interested in pursuing this opportunity.

 

Watch this UCLA VAPAE / VHS Video!

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ILpDm0v8yYk

 

2018 PhotoVoice Schedule:

 

2 hr Sessions, Every Tuesday After School, for 10 weeks

  • Regular day/dismissal: 3:15PM
  • Shorten day/dismissal: 1:45PM

 Session Dates:

  • 1st Session: Oct. 2
  • Oct. 9
  • Oct. 16
  • Oct. 23
  • Oct. 30
  • Nov. 6
  • Nov. 13
  • Nov. 20
  • Nov. 27
  • Last Session: Dec. 4th

Please see Ms. Greene in Room 12 if you are interested in participating in this program.

Take Honors & AP Classes!

Take Honors & AP Classes!

Link to SAS Page

OUR PARTNERS

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SMC LA-Hi Tech Program

SMC LA-Hi Tech Program
Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Museum of Contemporary Art

UCLA VAPAE Program

UCLA VAPA Program

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