Visual and Performing Arts

Visual and Performing Arts consists of various forms of art, dance, instrumental, and vocal music.  General education teachers throughout the district have access to arts support materials, such as the district VAPA pacing guide, the state framework, and the SPARK (Physical Education) curriculum.  Ontario-Montclair employs highly trained musicians, artists, dance, and physical education specialists to ensure students receive a well-rounded education.  Additionally, OMSD has created and continues to support an Arts-integrated elementary school and middle school.  District resources are used to bring arts performances to the schools and to transport students to events.  Though a variety of resources OMSD students have a variety of experiences for imagining, exploring, and creating the visual and performing arts.

 

Visual and Performing Arts Framework
http://www.cde.ca.gov/ci/cr/cf/documents/vpaframewrk.pdf#search=vapa%20framework&view=FitH&pagemode=none

Visual and Performing Arts Content Standards
http://www.cde.ca.gov/be/st/ss/documents/vpastandards.pdf#search=vapa%20framework&view=FitH&pagemode=none