Fine Arts Programming
Arts-rich schools are schools where student achievement benefits
are realized through the integration of high-impact arts
strategies. Arts-rich schools demonstrate the capacity to sustain
broad and in-depth creative learning experiences, accessible to
In arts-rich schools, all children are free to express
themselves in an environment that fosters disciplined critical and
creative thinking, that explores heritage through multicultural
experiences, that stimulates innovation and imagination, and that
honors and engages the whole child in a lifelong love learning.
In the creative classroom, teachers are skilled in applying arts
education techniques to all content areas. Students are engaged and
use the rigorous creative thinking and communication skills they
will need to imagine, innovate and realize possibilities in the
Additionally, students are offered a sequential fine arts
program at each grade level through collaboration with community
The purpose of the Fine Arts Academy is to:
• Provide all students with the knowledge and skills
necessary for cognitive, creative, emotional and social growth
through sequential study, practice, and reflection.
• Build many types of literacy while developing intuition,
reasoning, imagination, and dexterity into unique forms of
expression and communication.
• Explore the influence of the arts in their power to create
and reflect cultures.
• Engage students in a process that enables them to develop
the self-esteem, self-discipline, self-motivation, and cooperation
necessary for success in life.
• Develop student artists who will create, lead, inspire, and
contribute to a global community, through active involvement in
creating, performing, and producing.
Austin Creative Classroom Fund is a supporter of our
campus programs. Many of our programs are sponsored by the Austin
Creative Classroom Fund with support from