Fine Arts

Fine and Performing Arts
Cultivating a Connected Community through the Arts

One Act Play with Students sitting on a benchCypress Lake High StringsPainting of Light house over looking the beachStudent Dancing on stage in a performance

Nurturing a Connection
In which the arts is the fundamental component of the community 

“The beauty of the arts provides our students with experiences they would never otherwise encounter.  The arts cross virtually all subject areas and provide our students a creative and invigorating way to connect to the world.” -Dr. Douglas Santini, 2018

Vision: Cultivating a Connected Community through the Arts.
Mission: To establish and nurture a connection in which the arts are a fundamental and organic component of the whole county culture.
Goals: To improve the networking system between schools, community professionals, and to support new arts teachers with mentorship.

Dr. Douglas Santini
Executive Director
Office: 239-335-1487
Leigh Byer
Executive Secretary
Office: 239-461-8411


The art or science of composing or performing vocal and/or instrumental sounds to produce beauty of form, harmony, and expression of emotion.

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Visual Art

The arts created primarily for visual perception, as drawing, graphics, painting, sculpture, and the decorative arts.

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A successive group of rhythmical steps or bodily motions, or both, usually executed to music.

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The activity or profession of acting in, producing, directing, or writing plays.

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Photo Gallery

View pictures of performances around the District from each section of the Fine and Performing Arts.

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Fine and Performing Arts Calendar

Stay up-to-date of upcoming events throughout the District.

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