Welcome to Fine Arts
The Alief ISD Fine Arts Department serves students, faculty, and the community in the areas of Art, Band, Cheerleading, Choir and Handbells, Dance and Drill Team, Journalism, Orchestra, Speech and Debate, and Theatre. The purpose of the Fine Arts Department is to provide students with the knowledge and skills necessary for cognitive, creative, and social growth as well as the mastery of technical skills. Through the discipline of the arts, we are preparing students for the 21st Century.
Alief ISD was named a District of Distinction by the Texas Art Education Association.
Alief ISD won the Texas Art Education Association's District of Distinction Award. Alief was one of only 20 school districts in the state to receive this honor. Alief ISD received the honor for providing a well-rounded education that advocates and integrates visual arts curriculum to inspire creativity and reach all different learners.
Only the top 2 percent of districts in the state earned the honor this year. TAEA is the leading advocate for the visual arts in the state.
“Alief ISD has set the standard for visual arts advocacy, integrated visual arts curriculum, and creativity,” said Dr. Michaelann Kelley, Chair of the Administration and Supervision Division of TAEA. “This is a high honor. The award is a testament to the skill, perseverance, and vision for a well-rounded education for this winning school district.”