With summer rapidly closing, NISD heralds the huge success for student participation in camp experiences. Visual arts and music theatre camps were held at 12 elementary campuses with 115 art and music/theatre instructors providing the lessons. Over 700 students participated. Fine Arts camps traditionally extend for a two week period with campus celebrations occurring on the last class day of each week.
The NISD Department of Fine Arts was the featured showcase district at the annual Center for Educator Development State Summit in June, 2014. Annually, the state’s most revered fine arts educators (over 1,000 in number) gather in Austin to design and share effective strategies for delivering the Texas Essential Knowlede and Skills for Fine Arts. The NISD student performances represented all of the fine arts disciplines (art, music, dance, theatre) in a 16 minute non-stop sensational display of talent and skill. The audience of over 1,000 of the state&rsqu