Fine Arts Standards

Media Arts:

A unique medium of artistic expression that can amplify and integrate the four traditional art forms by incorporating the technological advances of the contemporary world with emerging skill sets available to students and teachers.

Visual Arts:

A framework for helping students learn the characteristics of art by using a wide range of subject matter, symbols, meaningful images, and visual expressions to reflect their ideas, feelings, and emotions, and to evaluate the merits of their efforts.


A blend of art and science that combines vocal or instrumental sounds to produce beauty of form, harmony, and expression of ideas and emotions.


A composition based on a situation or succession of events that portrays life or characters to tell a story that usually involves conflict or emotion.