Arts14 is an initiative of Manitou Springs School District 14 which participates in the vibrant arts community of Manitou Springs. Arts14 is the school district’s after school arts program. It serves children and adults both in district and out.
Arts14 is a Program of Connect14 which is part of the initiative but on top of Arts14 includes Sports14 as well as STEM14.
The school district values its partnerships with local arts organizations. In the fall of 2014 the district created an arts umbrella which together with the Colorado Springs Children’s Chorale, FAIM, the MSAA, Pikes Peak Studio, Concrete Couch and others, provides quality, well priced, opportunities beyond the school day in theatre, music, choir, visual art, film, dance and design. The Arts14 umbrella is a unique partnership between a school district and professionals in the arts. Arts14 makes use of local assets to provide young people and their families with dynamic opportunities in the arts.
Classes are available to young people from all school districts.