- Fine Arts Calendar
- DESK Standards
- Graduation Requirements
- Davis Youth Orchestra
- Davis Jazz Messengers
- Junior High Festivals
- Professional Organizations
- About us/Contact
Fine art is knowledge made visible.
- Gustave Courbet
The DESK Standards identify the essential skills and knowledge for each of the fine arts courses. They are the focus of instruction and learning in Davis School District fine arts classrooms.
Priority Standards clearly define the essential skills for each course. These skills are taught and practiced through the study of the course content identified in the Utah State Board of Education Fine Arts Standards.
Music Exploration/General Music 7-8
1.5 units of credit (3 semesters) of Fine Arts courses are required for graduation. These credits must be earned in grades 9-12. Any Fine Arts course will fulfill these requirements.
Additionally, 8.5 units of Elective Credit are required for graduation and all Fine Arts courses can be used to fulfill these requirements.
Information about Davis Youth Orchestra and Davis Youth Philharmonic can now be found on our Canvas Page.
Audition material, and information are located here. Students will submit their auditions into Canvas this year.
Davis Jazz Messengers Auditions will be held at Woods Cross High School in the band room.
September 20th, 2021 4:45-6:15
September 24th, 2021 4:15-5:45
Parent Meeting will be held September 27th, 2021 6:00-6:30pm
December 6th, 2021
May 2nd, 2021
Email email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org for any questions.
Shanda Stenger graduated from Snow College and then the University of Utah in Music Education. She has participated in each of the areas of Fine Arts. She joined the Teaching and Learning Department in 2017.
Fine Arts are vital for the whole child student education experience.
Charley is a graduate of Davis High School and began working for Davis School District, at Morgan Elementary in Kaysville, in 2005. She joined the Teaching and Learning Department in 2019.