We Exist To provide quality

Arts Education for All SC Students

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February 02 - February 04

SCMEA Annual 2023 Professional Development Conference

Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center

March 14

ABC Secondary Schools Spring Meeting

9:00am - 2:45pm   |   Southwood Academy of the Arts

Our Mission

The Arts in Basic Curriculum (ABC) Institute provides leadership to achieve quality, comprehensive arts education (dance, music, theatre, visual arts and creative writing) for all students in South Carolina.

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ABC Schools

43,994 students are served through the 74 ABC schools in South Carolina. ABC sites receive funding from SCAC to support a comprehensive arts education.

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Access to documents, links, and statistics supporting the ABC Institute and arts education throughout South Carolina, including the SC Visual and Performing Arts Standards and the Opportunity to Learn Standards for Arts Education.

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