Useful Links

To learn more about Turnaround Arts at a national level, click on their website below:

Turnaround Arts


Reports and Findings


Reinvesting in Arts Education: Winning America’s Future Through Creative Schools. President’s Committee on the Arts and Humanities, 2011.

  • Packed with research on the connection between arts education and success in school and life, as well as recommendations from the committee for building arts education in our country.


The below reports detail the impact that Turnaround Arts has had on eight pilot schools.


Turnaround Arts - Bethune Elementary (2014)

Turnaround Arts - Northport Elementary (2014)

Turnaround Arts - Northside Elementary (2014)

Turnaround Arts - Red Lake Middle School (2014)


At the national level Turnaround Arts is a program of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. There are 73 Turnaround Arts schools around the country, in 38 districts and 17 states and the District of Columbia. Find out more about the national scope here