Next prospective student tour for the 2017-18 school year will be on May 3rd at 3pm. The 7th,  9th and 10th grades are still open, all other grades have spots available on waitlist.  Metro Arts is an "A" rated school!   

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Wish List

Heavy Duty Electric Pencil Sharpeners
Reams of copy paper
Dry erase markers
New marley type dance floor (We are beginning a fundraising campaign to purchase and install a new floor surface. Total cost will be about $22,000)
Acoustic and/or Electric guitars
Drum Set
Padded piano bench
Film Dept
Class 10 SD Cards (16GB or greater)
Flash Drives
Photo Department
Pentax K1000 or other 35MM SLR cameras
Ilford multigrade contrast filters

Besler 23C enlarger  Recieved! Thank you.

Polaroid Daylab

USB flash drives
Visual Arts
Paint brushes (all sizes)
Jewelry making supplies
Glue Sticks
Masking Tape
Ink pads for stamping
duct tape
hot glue guns
hot glue sticks
white acrylic paint
x-acto knives and replacement blades
Heavy duty scissors
Other items: Rubber cement, spray paint, scissors, gold leaf sheets (not real gold, very thin sheets) misc craft supplies. Ribbon, stickers, old ephemera, nursery rhyme books, fairy tale books. Old vintage magazines. Old poetry books, colored paper, an old electric skillet, copy paper. Old blueprints. Old photos, a hot plate, old 1950/1960 school workbooks. Old statues, string/ twine and tissue paper. Old letters (pre 1970), old stamps, and Dover copywrite free books, ie- animals, designs etc etc. can find at Dover online, tissues (Kleenex), balsa wood, an old typewriter that works, rubber stamps.
Math Department
Heavy Duty Pencil Sharpener Received! Thank you!
Black dry erase markers
White board cleaners
Spiral bound college lined notebooks
Batteries (AAA), for calculators.  ($1 for 8 at the 99 Cents Store)
Eraser pencil toppers
Sheets of College Ruled filler paper
Sheets of graph paper
Theater Department
Cash donations to help cover cost of renting Phx Theater for shows
Middle School
Age appropriate novels for MS library
Composition books
Art Supplies (colored pencils, pens, scissors)
Fashion & Sewing Club
Sewing machines (working)
fabric (cotton, blends, fleece) 
white cotton fabric for dyeing
fabric scissors or rotary cutters
sewing notions