2021 BISFA ARTS EXPLORATION INFORMATION (CATS) for 8th grade students
Formerly known as CATS
Washington County Students* in grade 8 who have demonstrated an interest in the visual and performing arts:
• VOCAL MUSIC
• INSTRUMENTAL MUSIC
Brass, woodwinds, strings, percussion, guitar
• THEATRE ARTS
• VISUAL ARTS
• CREATIVE WRITING
are invited to submit an application of interest to participate in the BISFA ARTS EXPLORATION PROGRAM
at The Barbara Ingram School for the Arts on South Potomac Street in Hagerstown
Saturday mornings from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
2021 - 8th Grade Fall Program
November 6, 2021, November 13, 2021,
November 20, 2021, December 4, 2021
• Students will select a primary interest area for the four-week session.
• Students selected will be expected to be present at all four sessions.
• Student applications must be submitted by September 30, 2021
• Student enrollments in each area, except instrumental music will be limited to 20 students. A lottery system will be used to select students when the applicants exceed enrollment limits.
• There is no charge to participate in the Arts Exploration program.
• Parents/Guardians will provide or arrange student transportation to and from the Saturday sessions.
This application of interest must be completed online before the deadline. Or the application can be submitted in hard copy form and returned to the Barbara Ingram School for the Arts Arts Exploration Program, 7 South Potomac Street, Hagerstown, Maryland 21740 on or before 4:00 p.m. on September 30, 2021. Parents of applicants will receive a response via email.