FWAFA News

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts FWAFA Principals Desk
09
Nov

From the Principal’s Desk – Nov 8, 2021

Greetings FWAFA Family, Just want to give a big shoutout to SGT. Out of 20 auditioned singers, 16 SGT singers have made it into divisional honor choirs for the Southwestern American Choir Directors Association conference happening from February 28th-March 3rd, 2022. They will travel to Little Rock, Arkansas to rehearse and perform with the top...
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Texas Center for Arts + Academics Virtual Open House
09
Nov

TCA+A November Newsletter

November 4, 2021 If you’re reading this, chances are you already know the countless benefits an arts-based education provides. That’s why we need your help to spread the word about our schools! Please, invite anyone you know with school-aged children to consider Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts and Texas School of the Arts as their schools of choice....
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ESSER (Elementary and Secondary School Education Relief) Notice

ESSER II and ESSER III In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the United States Department of Education has released three grants for which local education agencies (LEAs) can apply through the Texas Education Agency (TEA). These grants, known as ESSER I, ESSER II, and ESSER III, were authorized by the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic...
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Texas Center for Arts Academics TCAA Newsletter
01
Oct

TCA+A October Newsletter

October 1, 2021 Each academic year, the generosity of our faculty, staff, parents, grandparents, guardians, alumni, and friends helps us add robust and diverse opportunities for over 1,200 students that simply wouldn’t be possible if we relied solely on state funding. Your gifts help TCA+A cover costs accrued throughout the year and provide the means...
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23
Sep

FWAFA Earns College Success Award – Gold!

FORT WORTH, TX, September 23, 2021 – We are proud to announce that Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts (FWAFA) has received GreatSchools.org’s inaugural College Success Award – Gold! As a recipient of the College Success Award in 2019, 2020, and 2021, our school received the first-ever College Success Award – Gold distinction for our...
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TCAA Virtual Academy
08
Sep

TCA+A Sets the Stage for a Virtual Academy

On August 31, 2021, Senate Bill 15 was passes by the Texas Legislature. The bill provides funding mechanisms for Virtual Learning. While we await final approval from the Governor, TCA+A is setting the stage for its virtual campus. Assuming the bill is signed into law in the coming days, what follows is the blueprint for...
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Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts FWAFA From the Principals Desk
24
Aug

From the Principal’s Desk – Aug 23, 2021

Greetings FWAFA Family, Things are getting smoother with our drop-off and pick-up routines. Thank you for your patience. Please remember not to drop-off students in the outer lanes of the vending machine entrance nor the front lobby entrance. Please drop off in the lane closest to the school for everyone’s safety. FWAFA’s parking lot is...
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Texas School of the Arts TeSA Student on NBC News
19
Aug

TeSA Student Interviewed by NBC DFW

Fort Worth,TX – Texas School of the Arts(TeSA) 5th grader, Austin Arbelaez recently signed a deal with Mapex Drums USA. Austin shares covers on social media and has gained a large following receiving recognition by several famous musicians and well-known bands. Of course, he has his own following here at Texas Center for Arts +...
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Texas Center for Arts Academics TCAA Director of Choral Operations
16
Aug

TCA+A Excited to Announce New Director of Choral Operations

Monday, August 16, 2021, Fort Worth, TX – Texas Center for Arts + Academics (TCA+A) is excited to announce Dr. Amy Prickett as Director of Choral Operations. Dr. Prickett has been part of the TCA+A family since 2018. She started as a part-time voice teacher and substitute in Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts’ music...
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