Creative experiences linked to classroom goals let students explore and grow beyond anything they could imagine.

Just think:

  • Life Sciences understood through watercolor painting

  • Social Studies engaged through playwriting

  • Global Cultures explored through drumming and dance

  • Reading & Writing standards connected through Spoken Word

  • Social Emotional Skills built through storytelling

  • Community Building through a collaborative mosaic for the whole school to enjoy

Start by exploring our artists & the wide variety of programs they offer.

Click here to look through options for program formats.


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COMPAS spoken word artist Frank hooked some of my lagging skill students into research of a system. They were prepared!
— Bonnie B., Middle school science teacher after a STEM+Arts program
YES YES YES!!! COMPAS musicians Leo and Kathy have soooo many amazing things to share. They are flexible, engaging, knowledgeable, organized, energetic, amazing people. I would absolutely recommend it.
— Sylvia S., Elementary teacher responding to the question, “Would you book this artist again?”
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Students were engaged and excited to create!
— Elwyn R. speaking about residency 4-6th graders had with COMPAS painter Jim Mondloch

Questions? Email Arts Program Director Julie Strand or call her at 651.292.3254.