Resources for Parents and Students
Fine Arts Brochure
Maryland State Fine Arts Standards
Every year all second and fifth graders visit The Music Center at Strathmore.
Special Arts Programs
Find out about special programs with a focus on fine arts.
Superintendent's Committee for Performances in MCPS (SCPS)
Click here for more information.
Superintendent's Performing Arts Awards Gala
Recognizing outstanding achievements of seniors in high school dance and theatre
Opportunities for students to show their work in the visual arts to the public
10 Lessons the Arts Teach by Elliot Eisner
25 Action Items to Keep Music in the Schools
Education Matters: Integrating the Arts Throughout the Curriculum (April 2011)
Arts Edge-Kennedy Center
Free digital resource for learning in, through, and about the arts
ArtSpeak! is a nationally known organization which brings performing artists into schools for an "up close and personal" experience.
Art Forum The 13th Annual Art Forum will be held at Walt Whitman HS on Thursday, November 20. This college visitation program is designed to provide high school students and parents the opportunity to meet with representatives from schools offering specialized art programs in the visual arts.
Glenstone Glenstone Museum regularly hosts middle and high school MCPS students, offering them tours of outdoor sculptures and current exhibitions. The visits encourage them to explore the connection between art, architecture, and nature through an inquiry-based approach. Glenstone Museum is committed to supporting students and teachers in our community. The museum provides bus transportation and substitute teacher reimbursement for all MCPS visits.