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"A Tradition of Excellence"

                                                               2019 News and Celebrations: 

Congratulations to the DHS Band for their Superior Rating (straight 1s!) at the 2019 UIL Marching Band Competition on October 16!  


​Mission and Programs:

The mission of the DeSoto Independent School District Fine Arts Department is to empower every student to develop and achieve their creative and expressive potential through inspiring instruction and diverse learning experiences. Our department will foster the growth, both artistically and academically, of students through the integration of the arts with emerging technologies as well as traditional techniques. Students will be immersed in self-discipline, creativity, intrinsic motivation, and teamwork through aligned, articulated, and assessed experiences in the arts.

The various programs within the DeSoto ISD Fine Arts Department include:

  • Elementary School – Art, Music, Magnet Strings, Dance Theatre
  • Middle School – Art, Band, Choir, Theater, Cheerleading, Magnet Dance, String
  • High School – Visual Art, Band, Choir, Theater, Technical Theater, Dance, Cheerleading

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