Vision and Mission Statement:

The Vision of CAA is to…

Create unique opportunities for students to learn and grow through innovative and

Artistic experiences that have a lasting impact for

Academic success.


The Mission of CAA is to…

Strive for academic success through creative problem solving, risk taking and   shared professional goals.

Have opportunities in digital, performing and visual arts that are unique to each student.

Infuse arts into the curriculum to inspire independent, empathetic, lifelong learners.

Nurture confidence, choice and creativity in spaces that meet our students’ artistic needs and potential.

Engage students, parents and community through collaboration and involvement in our school.


District Vision

As a premier school district in the state and nation, the School District of Pickens County, in partnership with families and communities, will provide quality educational experiences that prepare all students to be successful beyond the classroom.

District Mission

The School District of Pickens County, a recognized leader in excellence, emphasizes high academic achievement and career preparation for all students through quality, technology-rich educational opportunities in safe environments that encourage success.