Sun Valley

High School

Hello! Welcome to Ms. McCarthy's Art and Photography Web Page!


 Welcome to Ms. McCarthy's Art and Photography Web page.  I'm so excited to begin my 13th year at Sun Valley and my 15th year as an Art Educator. I received my a Bachelors of Fine Arts in Photography with a concentration in Art Education from the University of the Arts in 2001 and in 2008 I completed my Masters of Liberal Studies from Widener University.
Along with teaching the Art Foundations I, Photography I, II, and III/AP classes I am the co-advisor to the Art Honors Society and part of the Student Assistant Team. Email is the best way to contact me but you could always reach me at extension 2103. Please feel free to Email me at any time and ask me questions about classes or about any of the information you see on the webpage. 
 **All assignments and associated work will be posted on Google Classroom **
 **Class assignments and links to projects are posted in the "projects" tab**
Arts Alive is Wednesday,  May 18th  5-8PM 
 The AP Art Show was on April 28th
 Check out this short clip that highlights of of the amazing works our students have created and don't forget to mark your calendar
   A BIG CONGRATULATIONS to Photography II student Katelyn Addams. Katelyn's photograph "Magic in the Woods" was chosen as a Scholastic Young Artist Gold Key winner.
"Magic in the Woods"  
  Congratulations to Photography III student Isabelle Glatts who won 3rd place at the Congressional Art Competition for her digitally enhanced photograph 
 Isabelle Glatts, Photography III