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BISFA Arts Exploration Program Applications Being Accepted

Posted January 3, 2024

Sixth and seventh grade students in Washington County who are interested in theater, visual arts, creative writing, dance, vocal music, and instrumental music are encouraged to apply for the Washington County Public Schools’ BISFA Arts Exploration program.  The program is open to public, parochial, and home-schooled students.  It takes place each Saturday at The Barbara Ingram School for the Arts from February 24-March 23, 2024.  Sessions are from 9:00 a.m. to Noon.  During the four-week session, students will have the opportunity to immerse themselves in their chosen primary interest area. 

Applications must be submitted by January 27, 2024, and may be submitted digitally or by mailing a paper application to the following address:

Barbara Ingram School for the Arts

7 South Potomac Street

Hagerstown, MD 21740

Please note: 

  • Enrollment in each area (except instrumental music) is limited to 20 students.  A lottery system will be used to select students when the number of applicants exceeds the enrollment limit. 
  • Students selected to participate are expected to attend all four Saturday sessions.
  • There is no charge to participate in the Arts Exploration program.
  • Parents/guardians will need to provide or arrange student transportation to and from each session.