Fine Arts

View Ohio's Learning Standards in fine arts for dance, drama/theatre, music and visual art. Note the updated framework, grade clusters--K-2, 3-5, 6-8--and high school achievement levels.

The Ohio Department of Education encourages visual and performing arts educators to use the standards to help develop the creative imagination, skills and dispositions that students need to reach their highest potential and participate in our global community as innovative and valued citizens.

Click on the links below to access the fine arts learning standards.

Addtional Resources for Diverse Learners

Arts Education Updates


Last Modified: 10/30/2017 3:03:15 PM

Pursuant to ORC 3301.079 (B) (3) and 3313.60, it is the responsibility of Ohio's local boards of education to vet and approve curriculum and educational materials for use in the public schools within their district. The use of any materials posted or linked to on the Ohio Department of Education website, including materials within Ohio’s Learning Standards or Appendices or any state model curricula or other educational resource material, is entirely up to the discretion of each local board of education.