Arizona School for the Arts

Core Values

ASA believes in a school culture that values: 
  • High standards and striving for academic and artistic excellence
  • Critical thinking, creativity and innovation
  • Collaboration and cooperation
  • Community building among students, teachers, parents and partners
  • Faculty modeling and positive peer pressure reinforcing School values
ASA provides a community of intellectual and creative challenges in order to inspire students to:
  • Be life-long learners
  • Make informed decisions
  • Embrace difficult ideas
  • Develop meaningful relationships
  • Become self-disciplined 
  • Be passionate about their art and their education
  • Be part of and enrich the Phoenix community