Fine Arts

Fine Arts

Florida Calendar Project

Celebrate Women’s History Month through this scalable K-12 arts integrated project that tasks students with applying their learning to the creation of an original 12-month calendar based on the theme Celebrating the Contributions of Women to Florida. Please visit CPALMS to access the project guide. The February 26, 2020, Celebrating Arts Education Month webinar includes various methods for teaching women’s history through the arts and features the calendar project. The Celebrating Arts Education Month webinar presentation can be accessed here (PDF).

Florida Fine Arts Report



Awards and Recognitions

  • Florida Arts Model Schools
  • U.S. Presidential Scholars in the Arts
    As part of the U.S. Presidential Scholars program, nominated students who are a part of Young Arts are initially selected for candidacy based upon their artistic ability. The candidates then submit a comprehensive set of application materials which are reviewed by a committee of qualified individuals. Finally semifinalists' materials are reviewed by the Commission on Presidential Scholars, which is appointed by the President of the United States using the same criteria as the committee. For a list of this year's winners, please check the online listing at the National Young Arts Foundation website.

For more information about this program please visit the U.S. Department of Education's Presidential Scholars.

For more information about Young Arts visit


Erin O'Connor
Arts Education Specialist
Bureau of Standards and Instructional Support
325 West Gaines Street
Tallahassee, Florida 32399-0400
Phone: 850-245-0762