Monthly Archives: September 2016

LIVEArts Performance Planned for 8th Grade!

On Friday, October 21, all 8th grade students will attend a performance at Hancher of Step Afrika!: Reflections on Jacob Lawrence. Generously funded by the ICCSD Foundation as an Any Given Child live arts performance experience, Step Afrika! will represent Lawrence’s “Migration Series.” The project is also supported through Big Yellow School Bus grants, awarded […]

Big Yellow School Bus Grants Awarded

Any Given Child has been awarded a Big Yellow School Bus Grant for each junior high school for #LIVEArts. This award will enable district 8th graders to experience a live arts performance. The project is supported, in part, by the Iowa Arts Council, a division of the Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs, and the National Endowment for […]


Applications from local artists (dance, visual arts, music, theatre) are now being accepted for a part-time residence in the Iowa City Community School District for the 2016-17 school year. The M. C. Ginsberg Jewelers Community Arts Program annually supports a local artist to work between six and ten hours per week in the Iowa City […]