The Chandler Unified School District offers some of the top fine and performing arts programs in the state of Arizona. All students have the opportunity to participate in Band and Orchestra upon entering 5th grade. Students in grades Kinder through 4th grade receive General Music instruction and in grades 5th and 6th can choose between General Music, Band or Orchestra.
Each of Chandler's six high schools provide award-winning instrumental and vocal music programs as well as a wide range of visual arts opportunities. Chandler junior high schools provide elective opportunities with highly qualified instruction in instrumental and vocal music through band, orchestra, jazz band, chorus, visual arts, and many more. In addition, many before and after school clubs at all levels offer a variety of fine and performing arts opportunities.
Like other academic areas, the Chandler arts curricula are aligned with the state and national arts standards. The Chandler Unified School District believes that the arts are a vital part of education in the schools at all grade levels.