UPCOMING EVENTS

Music Theory I & AP Music Theory Click on the Students link to learn more

The purpose of this course is to develop music skills and provide information that will lead to an understanding of the practice of music, especially for those considering a music major or minor in college. 

Art IV Click on the Students link to learn more

Art IV is structured for the student who will develop an original body of artwork that will demonstrate the incorporation of a broad range of visual observations, experiences, historical art interpretations, and complex visual analysis of visual relationships. 

Modern/Contemporary Dance Click on the Students link to learn more

In this course, different styles of contemporary and modern dance will be presented with an emphasis on improving dynamic alignment, developing integrated movement patterns and internal connections, rhythmic awareness and using dance as a form of expression, with emphasis on artistry through the contemporary aesthetic in performance.

Music Instrument Repair Click on the Students link to learn more

This class will focus on the basic repair and restoration of woodwind and brass instruments. Students will learn the unique properties of wind instruments as well as common repair techniques including: dent removal, re-padding, cleaning and polishing.

Piano Click on the Students link to learn more

Topics include piano keyboarding, music theory, reading music, and ear training. No experience needed for beginners. More advanced students will have the opportunity to grow in their performance skills.

International Baccalaureate (IB) Art Click on the Students link to learn more

This course will fulfill the International Baccalaureate (IB) curriculum requirements for Group 6 Arts/Electives.  Students will demonstrate growth and commitment through the study of art by developing a portfolio of their art work and documenting their growth through the research workbook.   This course will emphasize studio work with some focus on research.  

Campus NEWS

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Congratulations to CVPA teacher of the year, Joseph Strohl! Mr. Strohl is our amazing musical instrument repair teacher. He has pioneered this program and created amazing opportunities for students. We are so proud of Mr. Strohl! ... See MoreSee Less

Congratulations to CVPA teacher of the year, Joseph Strohl! Mr. Strohl is our amazing musical instrument repair teacher. He has pioneered this program and created amazing opportunities for students. We are so proud of Mr. Strohl!Image attachment

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Congratulations Joe!

Congratulations! A great class, that my grandson took his course!

Congratulations!!

Congratulations to the CVPA School Contemporary Dancers on a beautiful show! Thank you to our guest performers from Corey, Jones, and Gunn Fine Arts Dual Language Academies!

Seniors from all Arlington ISD high schools represented on our stage! What an incredible display of community!
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Congratulations to the CVPA School Contemporary Dancers on a beautiful show! Thank you to our guest performers from Corey, Jones, and Gunn Fine Arts Dual Language Academies!

Seniors from all Arlington ISD high schools represented on our stage! What an incredible display of community!Image attachmentImage attachment+Image attachment

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So beautiful to see the full circle of life, someone taught you, and now you are blessed to teach others 💞

This must have been amazing Tracie!

Congratulations to Art IV and IB Art students for an amazing show! Seniors who completed the program were also awarded graduation cords. Best of luck to our seniors we are so proud of you! Arlington ISD ... See MoreSee Less

Congratulations to Art IV and IB Art students for an amazing show! Seniors who completed the program were also awarded graduation cords. Best of luck to our seniors we are so proud of you! Arlington ISDImage attachmentImage attachment+5Image attachment

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Such talent! Truly amazing. Fantastic teacher who guides them. Congratulations!

Congratulations to Art IV seniors receiving scholarships from the Dallas Cowboys!
John H $2500
Ari W $5000
Alexis A $7500
Thank you to Mrs. Gene Jones for presenting these awards, Arlington ISD superintendent Dr. Matt Smith for your support, and Assistant Director of Fine Arts Linh Nguyen for creating this partnership!

Congratulations to these talented students!
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Congratulations to Art IV seniors receiving scholarships from the Dallas Cowboys!
John H $2500
Ari W $5000
Alexis A $7500
Thank you to Mrs. Gene Jones for presenting these awards, Arlington ISD superintendent Dr. Matt Smith for your support, and Assistant Director of Fine Arts Linh Nguyen for creating this partnership! 

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Two great opportunities to see student work! ... See MoreSee Less

Two great opportunities to see student work!Image attachment

Thank you TWU- Dance for the awesome masterclass with our contemporary dance company! We had so much fun working with you! ... See MoreSee Less

Thank you TWU- Dance for the awesome masterclass with our contemporary dance company! We had so much fun working with you!Image attachmentImage attachment+1Image attachment

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We look forward to seeing you all soon! Thank you for your energy!!

Thank you to the talented Arlington Jones for working with our piano students last week! We are so appreciative of your time and this amazing opportunity for our students! ... See MoreSee Less

Thank you to the talented Arlington Jones for working with our piano students last week! We are so appreciative of your time and this amazing opportunity for our students!Image attachmentImage attachment+1Image attachment

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Thanks for having me. Looking forward to the next time.

it's a good thing his parents didn't name him 'Grand Prairie Jones' ..

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A Message from the Associate Principal...

Hi, my name is Cathy Thomas and I am your Associate Principal at the Center for Visual & Performing Arts. Periodically I will post updates and announcements to this page. View these announcements at the link below.