Written by: Abida Muhammad, James Russell Lowell School 51 Arts Liaison, firstname.lastname@example.org
James Russell Lowell is currently in partnership with Kids Dance Outreach and Young Actors Theatre for in-school arts-as-curriculum. Students in grades 2-4 participate in theater and dance class twice a week, and they are thrilled to attend the classes! There will be a culminating performance for KDO in early May, and a culminating performance for YAT in early June.
School 51 has also received a grant from the Indiana Arts Commission’s Partnering Arts, Communities, and Education (PACE) Program. The PACE grant has allowed the school to collaborate with Sapphire Theatre Company to create a year-long theatre integration program with third grade students and their English/Language Arts curriculum.