Just one more reason to be grateful that St. Frances Cabrini has an art program...
We are so fortunate that our school is invested in keeping art education in the development of the whole child, when public school art programs across the state of California are getting cut and arts class enrollments are in decline in comparison to those in other parts of the United States.
Many many studies have been done that show the importance of art education and the benefits.
This article from PBS parent, points out a few of them:
We are fortunate. I am fortunate. Long live the Arts.