The course encourages personal expression, imagination, sensitivity, conceptual thinking, powers of observation, an analytical ability and practical attitudes. Art and Design compliments literary, mathematical, scientific and factual subjects. It is a form of communication and a means of expressing ideas and feelings. This is hugely practiced in timetabled lessons but also the every busy art room host many students who have signed up Art and Craft as an after school activity. It is open to students from early year to year 13.