Arts Standards

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*The Arts Standards (approved May 2015) will replace the Arts Standards (approved June 2006). The 2015-16 school year will be a transition year, with full implementation of these standards during the 2016-17 school year.
Introduction to the Arts Standards Dance Standards
Media Arts Standards General Music Standards
Performing Ensemble Standards Harmonizing Instrument Standards
Music Technology (High School) Music Theory and Composition (High School)
Theatre Standards Visual Arts Standards



 ~The following (below) Arts Standards will only be available for use until the end of 2015-2016 school year. Please use the above standards for the 2016-2017 school year.~

Arts Standards
(Approved 6.26.06)


By Grade Level

(Approved 6.26.06)


Grade 4

Grade 1

Grade 5

Grade 2

Grade 6

Grade 3

Middle School/High School

Arts Education Resource Page

Contact Information

Robert Waller
Arts Education Program Specialist, Title I
Arizona Department of Education