LEA Applications to administer the State Seal of Arts Proficiency are now open!

Published: July 14th, 2020

LEA Applications to administer the State Seal of Arts Proficiency in the 2020-2021 School year are now open on the State Seal of Arts Proficiency Website.

The State Seal of Arts Proficiency celebrates students who demonstrate high levels of proficiency in the Arizona Arts Education Standards and promotes students’ college and career readiness, including preparation for active participation in Arizona’s creative industries sector. The seal is awarded to graduates who meet the minimum pathway requirements outlined in Arizona Administrative Code R7-2-321.

2020 LEA Applications to administer the State Seal of Arts Proficiency are due Tuesday September 15th by 11:59pm. Every LEA who wishes to participate must apply. LEAs who administered the program last year must resubmit materials yearly. LEAs will be notified of application status by Thursday October 15th at 8am. Questions? Email [email protected].

Thank you for considering implementing the Arizona State Seal of Arts Proficiency Program at your LEA. While there are many uncertainties this upcoming school year, student creativity & self-expression remains unwavering!

Take good care of one another,

ADE Arts Education

*State Seal of Arts Proficiency Design by Chole Ball from the Paradise Valley Unified School District