Education

Fine Arts Classes & Lessons Overview

Our arts experiences are inclusive of individuals of all ages, backgrounds and ability levels. We provide arts education in a family-centered, safe, creative environment where students can experience the arts in their own very personal way.

Our professional faculty and artistic staff have been consistently lauded. Such talent and passionate dedication to providing arts for all, have enabled us to grow into the nationally recognized cultural center that we are today!

Beginning & End Dates for 2020 Spring Classes and Lessons

Beginning & End Dates for 2020 Spring Classes and Lessons

Class DayBeginning & End DatesMake-Up Date
MondayJanuary 27 – June 8June 15
TuesdayJanuary 28 - May 26June 2
WednesdayJanuary 29 - May 27June 3
ThursdayJanuary 30 - June 4January 9
FridayJanuary 31 - June 5June 12
SaturdayFebruary 1 - June 6June 13

Spring 2020 School Calendar

December 21-January 5, 2020Building closed for Holiday break
January 6Fall Session classes & lessons resume
January 27All Spring Session classes & lessons begin (18 wks/all lessons & classes)
April 9-13Spring Break - Building Closed
April 14Spring Sessions classes & lessons resume
May 25Memorial Day Observed - Building Closed
June 15Summer Session classes & lessons begin (6 wks/all lessons & classes)
July 3 & 4Independence Day – Building Closed
August 3-22Building closed for classes & lessons – Administrative & Maintenance Staff Only

Registration

Classes and lessons are open to all people regardless of race, sex, religion, age, disability, or national origin. 

By registering for classes or lessons you are agreeing to abide by The Fine Art Association’s Policies and Procedures and grant to give The Fine Arts Association the right to use you or your child’s photograph or image with or without you or your child’s name, both single and in conjunction with the other persons or objects for any and all purposes including, but not limited to, private or public presentations, advertising, publicity and promotion relating thereto. If you do not wish to grant permissions for you or your child to be photographer, please see the Customer Service staff for a Photographic Opt–Out form. 

Tuition is due upon registration. No lesson or class registrations are held unless payment has been made. 

Easy Ways to Register

Registration is available in person, by phone, fax or online. For your convenience you may mail, fax or drop off the completed registration form available online with your payment.

  1. Online via Active Net (Visa/MasterCard/Discover)
    Register online here.
  2. In Person (cash, check, Visa/MasterCard/Discover, money order) Stop by The Fine Arts Association Customer Service Center of during business hours.
  3. Phone (Visa/MasterCard/Discover)
    Call (440) 951-7500 during business hours.
  • Registration Confirmations for enrollment are available by email only.
  • Class Cancellations by The Fine Arts Association may occur up to 36 hours prior to the start of a class. Notification will be made via phone and/or email, if available.
  • Continuing Music Students: With Music Faculty availability and permission, a music lesson time slot may remain the same from fall to spring session. Payment must be received by the due date. After this date, all held slots will be released.

Discount Programs

Registration is available in person, by phone, fax or online. For your convenience you may mail, fax or drop off the completed registration form available online with your payment.

  1. Online via Active Net (Visa/MasterCard/Discover)
    Register online here.
  2. In Person (cash, check, Visa/MasterCard/Discover, money order) Stop by The Fine Arts Association Customer Service Center of during business hours.
  3. Phone (Visa/MasterCard/Discover) Call (440) 951-7500 during business hours.
  • Registration Confirmations for enrollment are available by email only.
  • Class Cancellations by The Fine Arts Association may occur up to 36 hours prior to the start of a class. Notification will be made via phone and/or email, if available.
  • Continuing Music Students: With Music Faculty availability and permission, a music lesson time slot may remain the same from fall to spring session. Payment must be received by the due date. After this date, all held slots will be released.

Scholarship Students

The Fine Arts Association offers both Achievement and Need-based Scholarships. To apply, obtain an application at the Customer Service Center or visit our scholarship page.

  • Please check with Customer Service regarding application due dates for each session.
  • Application information is strictly confidential.
  • Students are eligible for only one scholarship per session.
  • No other discounts may be applied to this or additional classes or lessons taken by a scholarship recipient.
  • For refund purposes, customer payments are applied first, followed by scholarship awards.
  • Scholarships are not transferable.
  • Unused scholarships are not carried forward to subsequent semesters.
  • To accept a scholarship award, students must register and pay the registration fee. Failure to register by due date will result in loss of scholarship.

School Closings

 School Closing information can be found on Channels 3, 5, 8, 19. If in doubt, contact FAA at 440-951-7500 two hours prior to your class/lesson. The opening phone greeting will indicate if the school is closed. Additionally, we will post on our social media handles regarding cancellations and delays.

Get FAA closing alerts sent directly to you by channels 5, 8 & 19. Go to their websites to sign up!