SDUSD High School Seniors: Ready, Set, Go! Larry Baza Scholarship Application Set to Open 3/1/24
The Visual and Performing Arts Foundation (VAPA) for SDUSD is once again pleased to offer two (2) $1,500 tuition scholarships for the second annual funding … Read More
Do you know an exceptional artistic SDUSD highschool senior looking to advance their education in higher ed? If so, they would be an excellent applicant to our Annual Larry Baza High School Arts Scholarship, which will open in early Spring! … Read More
An exemplary recipient of our 2022-2023 Visual Enhancement Program Award, Meera Ramanathan created a fantastic and innovative program for her students at Zamorano Elementary Fine Arts Academy. Check out how her approach to teaching chess involved a unique blend of … Read More
Teacher Spotlight: Samantha Sibbet- Teaching of Art History and Embracing Cultural Relevance through Kehinde Wiley
In the San Diego Unified School District, Samantha Sibbet merged fundamental art history concepts with contemporary cultural relevance through the exploration of Kehinde Wiley’s … Read More
In an impactful collaboration, the VAPA Foundation and the Center for World Music orchestrated transformative music residencies across seven schools in San Diego Unified School District, showcasing the rich musical heritage of Central and South America.
Empowering Students Through … Read More
This past summer 2023 at Perkins Elementary, the VAPA Foundation teamed up with the City Heights Music School (CHMS) in a transformative afterschool and summer school program that reshaped students’ artistic journeys with a culturally rooted approach.
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We had a fantastic time holding this year’s Larry Baza Scholarship Art Auction. It was a wonderful night as we auctioned off numerous artworks to raise funds for this year’s graduating seniors to pursue the arts in higher education!
The … Read More
Hundreds of Student Art Displays to be Unveiled at San Diego Unified School District Exhibit – Tuesday, March 14, 2023
SAN DIEGO – Works of art from students of all ages spanning UTK through high school will
soon … Read More