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Community Fine Arts Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsorship-OpportunitiesEscambia County School District Fine Arts Department appreciates our generous community sponsors for the 2018-2019 School Year.  

For information about supporting a Fine Arts program please contact the Fine Arts Specialist abarberi@escambia.k12.fl.us

All CountyUse this form to advertise in our printed program:

Advertisements.pdf (PDF)

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Join Escambia County Tax Collector, Scott Lunsford in sponsoring our visual arts program through Kids Tag Art. Sponsorship information can be found here:Sponsorship Package1718.pdf

GiveMusic
Donate

The Gift of Music program is a program where community members may donate a high quality working instrument. Currently our music programs need sponsors for travel to competitions and music performance assessments.  To Give a Gift of Music please contact the Fine Arts Specialist at abarberi@escambia.k12.fl.us or (850)469-5311.

ECSD Fine Arts Teacher Resources: Transportation, Certification, and S.O.P.s

For your convenience, quick links, guidelines, and instructions for Fine Arts educators and principal resources in ECSD can be found here. Guidelines for field trips, travel, certification requirements, uniform rotations, middle school instrument repair, and much more can be found here. 


Bus Requisition Procedures:

When taking a group on a field trip through Fine Arts funding, please have your school complete the online form of your bus requisition. Do not use a paper bus requisiton. All bus requisitions for Fine Arts should be coded to Fine Arts. Please meet the given deadlines so that your bus is secured in a timely manner.

Fine Arts provides two buses each for the Elementary Pensacola Symphony concert for 5th grade .

Fine Arts provides one bus to Elementary Pensacola Children's Chorus Christmas on the Coast for 3rd Graders.

Fine Arts provides one bus to each Visual Arts educator to the Pensacola Museum of Art Youth Art Focus.

 

Professional Development Educator Travel:

Once you have been  preapproved to travel to a workshop through Fine Arts, you must turn in to an original T2 form, a copy of your leave form and a copy of your registration to the conference/workshop to Fine Arts at least 2 weeks prior to your travel date. Fine Arts requests that all receipts, agenda/workshop schedule,  T3's and workshops attended be turned in within 5 days of your return from travel. 

For your convenience, the T2, T3 forms and the leave form can be found here:

T2 Form:(Before trip at least 2 weeks prior to trip) Request for Travel Authorization Form

Leave Form: Leave Request Form

T3 Form: (After trip, 30 days): Travel Voucher Reimbursement Claim

 

Student Academic/Teacher Travel: 

Students who are representing ECSD in state academic competitions for an enrolled course may receive funds up to $125 to help pay for transportation to events  such as All State Band, All State Chorus, All State Orchestra, and Florida Thespian Festival. 

Student Academic Travel Request Form: Request for Student Travel Funds

Teachers who accompany those students may also receive funds up to $300 to cover cost of transportation, lodging, and meals.

See SOP here: Academic SOP-RevisedJuly2018 (PDF)

 

Certification Requirements:

  1. NEW OR ALTERNATIVELY CERTIFIED TEACHERS, DO NOT WAIT TO TAKE ANY OF THE CERTIFICATION EXAMS. TAKE THEM 1ST SEMESTER. SEE CERTIFICATION FOR MORE INFORMATION. 
  2. All Fine Arts educators must have an approved ESOL course of 18 hours or more to renew their certificate. The next district ESOL training workshop will be TBA during the teacher plan day. 
  3. All Fine Arts educators must have 20 hours of approved ESE training to renew their certificate. FMEA offers a 20 hour course. The Kennedy Center webinairs for students with exceptionalities will also accumulate at 1 point each and meet the ESE requirements
  4. Disclaimer relating to certification exams, # inservice points needed: Check with certification for your individual requirements. 

 SOP Uniforms and Instruments: 

Middle School Band/Chorus Uniform Rotation SOP

High School Band Uniform Rotation

Revised Middle School and High School Band Instrument Rotation SOP

**Please follow correct procedures to transfer any instruments, dispose of nonfunctioning instruments that are beyond repair, or to remove an instrument from your inventory. Please note school board approval may be required. Contact the Fine Arts Specialist for correct protocol for all district owned instruments. **


Crowdfunds, Auctions, and More: 

  • The Crowdfunding SOP can be found here: Crowdfunding SOP (GoFundMe, etc.)
  • Any student product such as a student created work of art that is to be placed in an auction requires written consent to sell by the parent/guardian.

Google Drive Resources Folders for Principals:Google Drive

 Google Drive

ECSD Online Professional Development Course for Fine Arts Teachers:

Classroom Management for Elementary Art and Music Teachers

ECSD Fine Arts Principal and Classroom Management Resources:

Google Drive Resources Folders for Principals:
Drive
 Google Drive
 

 

ECSD Online Professional Development Course for Fine Arts Teachers:Prof Dev
 

Classroom Management for Elementary Art and Music Teachers

 

Very Special Arts Webinairs  

 VSA

Earn 1 point for taking VSA webinairs.

Must turn in a copy of the certificate to fine arts specialist for credit for ESE. 

 

New! ECSD Approved Fine Arts ESE 20 hour course

Teaching Students with Disabilities in the Fine Arts

This course provides educators of music, visual arts, dance and theatre information about the foundations of exceptional student education; the provision of services for students with disabilities; and instructional practices that can be used not only for students with disabilities, but with all students.

Inservice Points: 20

Each school district is responsible to determine if the content of this 20-hour course satisfies the requirement for Renewal Credit in Teaching Students with Disabilities (DPS 2014-12).

To enroll in this course go to: ESE Fine Arts Professional Development

 

Contact the Fine Arts Specialist

Angela Barberi, Fine Arts Specialist
J. E. Hall Center
30 East Texar Drive
Suite 133
Pensacola, Florida 32505

Office phone number: (850) 469-5311
Office fax: (850) 469-5584
Email: abarberi@ecsdfl.us
Twitter @ECSDFIneArts

Follow Escambia County School District Fine Arts on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram

District Music Itinerant,
Cathy Melton
Email: cmelton@ecsd.fl.us

Currently Vacant, Administrative Secretary
Office Phone number: (850) 469-5396
Email:vacant


 

 

 

Escambia County School District Fine Arts Department

Join Band, Orchestra, and ChoruS 2020/2021

JOiN ORCHESTRA

Join HIGH SCHOOL BAND

 

Join High School Band. Your band director will contact you soon. 

Join Middle School Band

To connect you to your Middle School Band Director for the 2020-2021 school year, complete this form.

COVID19 Precautions: As a precaution to keep our students and families safe we are offering our students and parents several options to sign up for band and orchestra for the 2020-2021 school year. Our orchestra and band preview nights have been postponed until further notice. Good news! You can still sign up for band and orchestra.  Your future band director or orchestra director will contact you. Just use the forms above. 

Remote Teaching and Learning

ECSD FIne Arts Teachers Remote Resources Can Be found Here.

The Fine Arts Department of Escambia County School District is dedicated to bringing the Arts to ALL students.


Fine Arts
 

Fine Arts Mission Statement

Escambia County School District Fine Arts Department Vision:
Value Arts

Fine Arts Websites

2020 Best Communities for Music Education

National Coalition for Core Arts Standards

Florida Department of Education Next Generation Sunshine State Standards

Florida !K-8

QUAVER TEACHEr LINKS:

All County Music FestivalProfessional Recordings of All County Festival Performances will no longer be recorded due to low demand. 

All County Festival

 Dates 2020-2021:

Orchestra Concert

Chorus Concert 

Band Concert 

 

Nominate a Champion for the Arts: Nominate a teacher, administrator, parent, or student today

**Cancelled for 2020**  Help our department recognize those who are champions for Arts in education in Escambia County School District.

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You may nominate a student with an incredible talent or who has triumphed through the Arts; a parent volunteer who goes above and beyond to support a school-based Arts program; an exemplary Fine Arts Educator who demonstrates a limitless commitment to his/her students and program;  or an administrator whose support for the Arts goes unparalleled.

 

To submit a nomination click here: Champion of the Arts Nomination

 

You may also email a nomination to Angela Barberi, Fine Arts Specialist at abarberi@escambia.k12.fl.us

District Sponsored Visual Art Exhibitons

2020-2021 Dates:artist-palette
: Pensacola Interstate Fair Exhibition Reception

: Great Gulf Coast Arts Festival

:  Pensacola Museum of Art 6-12  Reception

: Pensacola Museum of Art K-5 Reception

: Bright Images Art Exhibition Reception

High School Honor Courses Requirements

Quaver K-5 Music Resources

Quaver

Teacher curriculum frameworks and vocabulary for K-5 music:
K-5 Music Curriculum Framework

TEACHER RESOURCES AND LINKS:

 

6-8 Voices In Concert Choral Resources

Voices Textbook
 

Kennedy Center Partnership
ECSD Fine Arts is a proud partner with Pensacola Opera with the Kennedy Center Partnership

Local Arts Organizations and Partners


We partner with the following local arts organizations:

Arbel Gallery
      Arts Festival   

 

         Fair

Museum of ArtChildren s Chorus

 

Opera
Symphony