Beginning in August 2020, Springfield Public Schools, Springfield, MO will partner with Springfield Little Theatre and the Foundation for Springfield Public Schools to open the Academy of Fine and Performing Arts Magnet School, a unique learning opportunity for 50 fifth-grade students. A lottery application process will begin on February 10.
An informational parent meeting will be held on February 6 at 6pm at The Judy • 237 S Florence • Springfield, MO 65806
Academy of Fine and Performing Arts is a unique learning environment for students to explore the world around them through the lenses of fine arts and performing arts. The curriculum will include an arts integrated approach to 5th grade standards with exposure to a variety of fine and performing arts disciplines. Program is housed at The Judith Enyeart Reynolds School of the Performing Arts for Springfield Little Theatre.
Students applying should be creative and interested in drama, theater, dance, vocal, and visual arts.