'Arts Education Drives Achievement' Celebration
March 18 09


‘Arts Education Drives Achievement’ celebration
10 a.m. at the Brackenridge High School fine arts building, 400 Eagleland at S. St. Mary’s Street
The New York Metropolitan Opera joins SAISD in sponsoring this celebration of arts education. Members of the arts and business communities, along with school district and city leaders, will participate in a panel discussion on the vital contribution this instruction makes to a community’s overall wellbeing. Speakers will include representatives from the San Antonio Opera, Bank of America, the Texas Coalition for Quality Arts Education, SAISD’s superintendent, and a District choir director and a student. Entertainment will be provided by student performers. The event is held in conjunction with SAISD’s participation in the Met: HD Live in Schools program through which students are experiencing Metropolitan Opera performances beamed directly from the Lincoln Center.