Facts About Arts in Education
1. Students who study art are 4 times more likely to be recognized for academic achievement and 3 times more likely to be awarded for school attendance
How Can the Arts Improve Academic Performance?
Educators at Julia Lee Performing Arts Academy understand the relationship between high academic performance and performing arts. As educators, we want students to succeed and excel, and look for ways to foster that growth.
A 2005 report by the Rand Corporation called "A Portrait of the Visual Arts" argues that art education does more than just give students a creative outlet. It can actually help connect them to the larger world, ultimately improving community cohesion.