Visual Arts Department

  • Our Mission
    The Knox County Schools Visual Arts Department provides every student an outstanding comprehensive and standards based visual arts education.
    Our Vision

    The Knox County Schools Visual Arts Department will be the best art department in the country.


Visual Arts Information

  • The Visual Arts Department, part of the Fine Arts Department, is proud to be housed within the Humanities Department. Humanities is supervised by Dr. Heather Casteel, and is part of the larger Teaching & Learning Department, which is under the leadership of Executive Director, Shannon Jackson.
    This Visual Arts Department is comprised of 110 Visual Arts educators. We serve 79 schools, grades K-12, across Knox County.
    Please click here for a link to our textbooks.

Humanities Supervisor Contact

Humanities Support Staff

  • Candice Janco

    Administrative Secretary
    Humanities Department  
    UT Tower
    4th Floor
    400 W. Summit Hill Drive
    Knoxville, TN 37902
    (865) 594-1727