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Music is a moral law. It gives a soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, a charm to sadness, gaiety and life to everything. It is the essence of order, and leads to all that is good, just, and beautiful of which it is the invisible, but nevertheless dazzling, passionate, and eternal form.


Arts and Enrichment activities at Valencia Elementary are solely funded through fundraising and grant-writing by the hardworking volunteers of the Valencia Home and School Club.  Due to the complete eradication of arts education funding in California’s public schools, our children’s access to arts education is only made possible by dedicated parents, faculty, staff and the greater Santa Cruz community.  Together, we strive to make art a more integral part of our curriculum and give children access to a rich cultural experience.  Help us create the foundation for creativity and zest for beauty at our local school.  To get involved, contact Gigi Kelbert - VP, Arts and Enrichment here.

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