This spring, San Diego Unified was one of nine districts selected for a prestigious U.S. Department of Education grant. Called the Magnet Schools Assistance Program, or MSAP, the grant provides $15 million over five years for significantly revised … Read More
For immediate release: August 17, 2021
Contact: Stephanie Thompson Communications
San Diego, CA—The Visual and Performing Arts Foundation, an independent nonprofit that supports the San Diego Unified School District’s Visual and Performing Arts … Read More
Donations in support for the Arts Education in SDUSD continue!
The VAPA Foundation is grateful to those who witnessed this auspicious occasion in person and to those united with US Deputy Secretary of Education Cindy Marten in supporting arts education … Read More
We are so proud. Please read the wonderful letter and see the amazing video from the Kolam Project.
“Hello Mr. Camacho,
Thank you to the VAPA Foundation for funding the Kolam Project at Zamorano Fine Arts Academy last Tuesday, June … Read More
SAN DIEGO – Superintendent Cindy Marten has been confirmed as the next U.S. Deputy Education Secretary by a vote from the Senate, and will prepare to transition from the San Diego Unified School District to Washington, D.C. to serve President … Read More
As students across the United States navigate education during the COVID-19 pandemic, music and art education deliver substantial developmental and educational benefits. We’re thrilled the San Diego Union-Tribune has published an op-ed written by Dalouge Smith, CEO of The Lewis … Read More
April 8, 2021 – San Diego, CA – The San Diego Foundation today announced a new partnership with San Diego Unified School District that seeks grant proposals from nonprofit organizations to reimagine and enhance the 2021 summer school experience with … Read More
VEP grant video by Meera Ramanathan, Visual Art Teacher for San Diego Unified School District.… Read More