Come here to GROW

Our mission is to inspire in artistically talented students a lifelong passion for learning, empowering them to achieve academic and artistic excellence.

Creativity flourishes when students dare to dream

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts is a public charter school serving the greater Fort Worth area. As passionate about teaching as we are about the arts, FWAFA provides comprehensive programs in dance, music, theater and visual arts. Our students are involved in a minimum of two hours of fine arts coursework each day, enabling them to embrace creativity and hone their craft.

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Excellence extends beyond fine arts

In addition to our exemplary fine arts programs, FWAFA students are required to participate in a challenging college preparatory academic program. The most recent high school rankings published by US News & World Report, The Washington Post and Newsweek all rated FWAFA as one of the nation’s best high schools based on academic statistics. Students are accepted to FWAFA through an audition process based solely on artistic talent and potential.

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