May 2, 2022
Announcements and Press Releases
May is Fine Arts Month at City Schools
In honor of our outstanding student talent, the Office of Fine Arts at City Schools is showcasing the brilliant talent of our student artists, and offering several events to welcome our families back to in-person arts celebrations. For more information and a complete schedule of presentations, please visit baltimorecityschoolsfinearts.org.
From May 1-31, 2022- The Guilford Gallery at City Schools Central Office will host performing arts presentations and visual art exhibitions in a rotating weekly showcase. Schools with arts designations participating in the event include Booker T. Washington Middle School for the Arts, Augusta Fells Savage Institute of Visual Arts, Baltimore Design School, Baltimore School for the Arts, and ConneXions: A Community Based Arts School. Participating schools will display their work as individual schools during their designated week.
Families interested in viewing their student’s artwork at the Guilford Gallery are welcome to view the work during regular Central Office Hours from 7 am- 4 pm. The following dates will highlight specific schools with an evening gallery celebration from 4-8 pm Monday- Friday.
Fine Arts Month Showcase Calendar:
May 4-10 Guilford Gallery at City Schools
Featuring ConneXions: A Community Based Arts School
Community Celebration Night: May 5, 4-8 pm
May 11-17 Guilford Gallery at City Schools
Featuring Baltimore Design School
Community Celebration Night: May 12, 4-8 pm
May 18-24 Guilford Gallery at City Schools
Featuring Augusta Fells Institute of Visual Arts
Community Celebration Night: May 19, 4-8 pm
May 25-31 Guilford Gallery at City Schools
Featuring Baltimore School for the Arts
Community Celebration Night: May 26, 4-8 pm
Performing Arts: Featuring several participating schools from across the district. Dance, Theater, Choral, and Marching Band Performances at City Schools Central Office happening May 2-31. Specific dates for each school can be found at baltimorecityschoolsfinearts.org.
Urban Collaborative “Moving On Up! Creating and Strengthening Equitable and Inclusive Transition Services” at the Hilton Baltimore: May 11-13
Featuring City Schools transition programs for special education, highlighting arts rich programming with visual art displays and performances. For more information, please visit urbancollaborative.org.
- Participating schools:
- Benjamin Franklin High School at Masonville Cove
- ConneXions: A Community Based Arts School
- Dunbar High School
- William S. Baer School