Participate in Arts and Humanities for Every Student

The AHFES Spring Lottery opens Monday, March 4. Each year the Arts and Humanities for Every Student program has three different lottery opportunities for schools to register for programs at no cost: Fall, Winter, and Spring. School partners are eligible to participate in the AHFES lotteries after they have returned their school partnership agreement and attended an orientation. Please see more info below or contact Clarissa Heartsfield at Clarissa@DCCollaborative.org if you have additional questions.

For Schools: Register for the AHFES Program! 

To participate in the AHFES program, schools must:

Return the School Partnership Agreement to info@dccollaborative.org or mail to:

DC Arts and Humanities Education Collaborative
975 F Street, NW 
Washington, DC 20004

2018-2019 AHFES Lottery Schedule:

Fall: Opens week of September 10th, 2018 in Celebration of National Arts in Education Week
Winter: Opens week of December 3th, 2018
Spring: Opens week of March 4th, 2019

For Cultural Institutions: DC Collaborative Members can find out more about how to participate in AHFES here.

AHFES Online Catalogue

*The asterisk on our AHFES events offerings denotes programs that have been awarded a DAHI grant in for the 2018/2019 grant year, and are therefore offered at no cost to schools.This program is fully funded by the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities, covering all transportation and ticket costs.

Organization Program Dates
Adventure Theatre Winnie the Pooh
African American Civil War Museum and Memorial School of the Soldier
Atlas Performing Arts Center Beep Beep
Company E VOYAGERS*
DAR Museum Quilt Connections
Discovery Theater (Smithsonian) Here We Go, Team!
Freer|Sackler Exploring the Arts of Asia
George Washington's Mount Vernon Colonial Days
Kankouran West African Dance Company Visit Africa
Karen O. Brown Full STEM to Full STEAM Ahead
Karen O. Brown Handmade Books for Every Classroom!
Lenore Blank Kelner Drama and Literacy Workshop
National Building Museum City By Design*
National Building Museum My House, My Home*
President Lincoln's Cottage Lincoln's hat
President Lincoln's Cottage Lincoln's Hat
The DRANREF Foundation The Abacus Project
The Phillips Collection Guided School Tour
The Puppet Co. Cinderella
The Puppet Co. Jack and the Beanstalk
The Puppet Co. Rapunzel
The Puppet Co. The Velveteen Rabbit
Wolf Trap Field Trip Performance
Organization Program Dates
Adventure Theatre Winnie the Pooh
African American Civil War Museum and Memorial School of the Soldier
Atlas Performing Arts Center Beep Beep
Building Bridges Across the River (BBAR) Black History Celebration Series: KanKouran West African Dance Company
Company E VOYAGERS*
DAR Museum Quilt Connections
DC Fire and EMS Museum Fire Department Museum Tour and Safety Demonstration
Discovery Theater (Smithsonian) Black Diamond
Freer|Sackler Exploring the Arts of Asia
Gandhi Memorial Center Dancing Stories
George Washington's Mount Vernon Colonial Days
Imagination Stage Dickens' Davy Copperfield
Kankouran West African Dance Company Visit Africa
Karen O. Brown Full STEM to Full STEAM Ahead
Karen O. Brown Handmade Books for Every Classroom!
Lenore Blank Kelner Drama and Literacy Workshop
National Building Museum Architecture 101*
National Building Museum City By Design*
National Building Museum My House, My Home*
President Lincoln's Cottage Lincoln's hat
President Lincoln's Cottage Lincoln's Hat
The DRANREF Foundation The Abacus Project
The In Series Bastian and Bastiana
The In Series Cri Cri: The Mexican Singing Cricket
The Phillips Collection Guided School Tour
The Puppet Co. Cinderella
The Puppet Co. Jack and the Beanstalk
The Puppet Co. Rapunzel
The Puppet Co. The Velveteen Rabbit
Wolf Trap Field Trip Performance
Organization Program Dates
Adventure Theatre Huckleberry Finn's Big River
Adventure Theatre Winnie the Pooh
African American Civil War Museum and Memorial School of the Soldier
Building Bridges Across the River (BBAR) Black History Celebration Series: KanKouran West African Dance Company
Choral Arts Society Living the Dream...Singing the Dream - Celebrating the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Company E VOYAGERS*
DAR Museum Quilt Connections
DC Fire and EMS Museum Fire Department Museum Tour and Safety Demonstration
Discovery Theater (Smithsonian) Black Diamond
Dumbarton House Capital Quest
Dumbarton House Parthenon to Portico
Freer|Sackler Exploring the Arts of Imperial China
Freer|Sackler Exploring the Arts of Asia
Freer|Sackler Exploring the Arts of Imperial China
Freer|Sackler Exploring the Arts of Japan
Gandhi Memorial Center Dancing Stories
George Washington's Mount Vernon Colonial Days
Imagination Stage Dickens' Davy Copperfield
Kankouran West African Dance Company Visit Africa
Karen O. Brown Full STEM to Full STEAM Ahead
Karen O. Brown Handmade Books for Every Classroom!
National Gallery of Art Every Picture Tells A Story
National Museum of Women in the Arts Thinking Routine Thursdays*
President Lincoln's Cottage Lincoln's hat
President Lincoln's Cottage Lincoln's Hat
The DRANREF Foundation The Abacus Project
The In Series Bastian and Bastiana
The In Series Duke Ellington's Neighborhood*
The Keegan Theater The Reluctant Dragon
The Phillips Collection Guided School Tour
Tom Teasley Music World Percussion Workshops - The Power of Sound
Washington Bach Consort A Goldberg Variation
Washington Bach Consort The Wunderkind Projekt!*
Young Playwrights' Theater In-School Playwriting Program
Organization Program Dates
Adventure Theatre Huckleberry Finn's Big River
Adventure Theatre Winnie the Pooh
African American Civil War Museum and Memorial School of the Soldier
Building Bridges Across the River (BBAR) Black History Celebration Series: KanKouran West African Dance Company
Choral Arts Society Living the Dream...Singing the Dream - Celebrating the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
DC Fire and EMS Museum Fire Department Museum Tour and Safety Demonstration
Discovery Theater (Smithsonian) Black Diamond
Dumbarton House Capital Quest
Dumbarton House Parthenon to Portico
Freer|Sackler Exploring the Arts of Imperial China
Freer|Sackler Exploring the Arts of Asia
Freer|Sackler Exploring the Arts of Imperial China
Freer|Sackler Exploring the Arts of Japan
George Washington's Mount Vernon Colonial Days
Imagination Stage Dickens' Davy Copperfield
Kankouran West African Dance Company Visit Africa
Karen O. Brown Full STEM to Full STEAM Ahead
Karen O. Brown Handmade Books for Every Classroom!
Kreeger Museum Seeing Shapes and Colors
Lenore Blank Kelner Tuning into Reading: Radio Drama and Podcasts
MusicianShip The MusicianShip Master Class*
National Gallery of Art Every Picture Tells A Story
National Museum of Women in the Arts Thinking Routine Thursdays*
PEN/Faulkner Writers in Schools - Book Discussion with an Author
President Lincoln's Cottage I See the President
President Lincoln's Cottage I See the President
Shout Mouse Press + PEN/Faulkner Writers in Schools - Book Discussion with a Youth Author
The DRANREF Foundation The Abacus Project
The Environmental Film Festival The Environmental Film Festival’s Student Screening: INVENTING TOMORROW
The In Series Bastian and Bastiana
The In Series Duke Ellington's Neighborhood*
The Keegan Theater The Reluctant Dragon
The Kreeger Museum The Making of Architecture
The Phillips Collection Guided School Tour
Tom Teasley Music World Percussion Workshops - The Power of Sound
Washington Bach Consort A Goldberg Variation
Washington Bach Consort The Wunderkind Projekt!*
Young Playwrights' Theater In-School Playwriting Program
Organization Program Dates
National Geographic Society Trash Talk: How to Save the Planet
DC Fire and EMS Museum Fire Department Museum Tour and Safety Demonstration
Dumbarton House Capital Quest
Dumbarton House Parthenon to Portico
Freer|Sackler Exploring the Arts of Imperial China
Freer|Sackler Exploring the Arts of Japan
Karen O. Brown Full STEM to Full STEAM Ahead
Karen O. Brown Handmade Books for Every Classroom!
Kreeger Museum Seeing Shapes and Colors
MusicianShip The MusicianShip Master Class*
National Building Museum Designing for Disaster
National Gallery of Art Every Picture Tells A Story
National Geographic Society When Women Ruled the World
National Geographic Society Galapagos
National Geographic Society Exploring the Universe
National Geographic Society Protecting Africa's Elephants
National Museum of Women in the Arts Thinking Routine Thursdays*
President Lincoln's Cottage I See the President
President Lincoln's Cottage I See the President
Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting Walk Like a Journalist: Slow Reporting in Our Communities
The Environmental Film Festival The Environmental Film Festival’s Student Screening: INVENTING TOMORROW
The In Series Duke Ellington's Neighborhood*
The Keegan Theater The Reluctant Dragon
The Kennedy Center Orchestra Look-In: NSO! Inside the Music
The Kennedy Center Banda Magda
The Kreeger Museum The Making of Architecture
Tom Teasley Music World Percussion Workshops - The Power of Sound
Washington Bach Consort A Goldberg Variation
Washington Bach Consort The Wunderkind Projekt!*
Young Playwrights' Theater In-School Playwriting Program
Organization Program Dates
National Geographic Society Trash Talk: How to Save the Planet
Adventure Theatre Huckleberry Finn's Big River
AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center Screening of "Hidden Figures"
AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center Screening of "Wonder"
AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center Screening of "Queen of Katwe"
African American Civil War Museum and Memorial School of the Soldier
Anacostia Community Museum (Smithsonian) A Right to the City
Atlas Performing Arts Center The Secret of Slapstick
Avalon Theater A Ballerina's Tale*
Avalon Theatre Chasing Coral*
Avalon Theatre Dolores*
Avalon Theatre Soundtrack for a Revolution*
Building Bridges Across the River (BBAR) Black History Celebration Series: Collage Dance Collective
Building Bridges Across the River (BBAR) Screening of "Step"
Choral Arts Society Living the Dream...Singing the Dream - Celebrating the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
DC Fire and EMS Museum Fire Department Museum Tour and Safety Demonstration
Discovery Theater (Smithsonian) Black Diamond
Freer|Sackler Exploring the Arts of Imperial China
Freer|Sackler Exploring the Arts of Asia
Freer|Sackler Exploring the Arts of Imperial China
GALA Hispanic Theatre FAME: The Musical*
George Washington's Mount Vernon Colonial Days
Imagination Stage Óyeme, the Beautiful*
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts She A Gem
Kankouran West African Dance Company Visit Africa
Kreeger Museum Seeing Shapes and Colors
Lenore Blank Kelner Tuning into Reading: Radio Drama and Podcasts
National Building Museum Designing for Disaster
National Gallery of Art Every Picture Tells A Story
National Gallery of Art Gordon Parks: The New Tide, Early Work 1940-1950
National Geographic Society Exploring the Universe
National Geographic Society Protecting Africa's Elephants
National Geographic Society When Women Ruled the World
National Geographic Society Galapagos
O Street Museum Foundation Mrs. Rosa Parks Treasure Hunt and Tour
PEN/Faulkner Writers in Schools - Book Discussion with an Author
President Lincoln's Cottage Lincoln's Toughest Decisions
President Lincoln's Cottage Lincoln's Toughest Decisions
Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting Global News Hunt
Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting Walk Like a Journalist: Slow Reporting in Our Communities
Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting “Inside Russia” screening and visual storytelling workshops feat. PBS Newshour filmmakers Nick Schifrin and Zach Fannin*
Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting Creating Character-Driven Short Film for National Geographic*
Shout Mouse Press + PEN/Faulkner Writers in Schools - Book Discussion with a Youth Author
Slingshot Video Commercials and Public Service Announcements: What’s Your Message?
Smithsonian American Art Museum Hear Me: Speaking Up in a World in Motion
The Environmental Film Festival The Environmental Film Festival’s Student Screening: INVENTING TOMORROW
The George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum Norman Rockwell's Four Freedoms
The Kreeger Museum The Making of Architecture
The Phillips Collection Guided School Tour
The Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting Pumped Dry: The Global Crisis of Vanishing Groundwater” screening and visual storytelling workshops feat. USA Today filmmakers Steve Elfers and Ian James*

Pages

Organization Program Dates
National Geographic Society Trash Talk: How to Save the Planet
AFI Silver Theater and Cultural Center Screening of "Glory"
AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center Screening of "The Hate you Give"
AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center Screening of "Step"
AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center Screening of "Hidden Figures"
AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center Screening of "Wonder"
AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center Screening of "Queen of Katwe"
African American Civil War Museum and Memorial School of the Soldier
Anacostia Community Museum (Smithsonian) A Right to the City
Atlas Performing Arts Center The Secret of Slapstick
Avalon Theater A Ballerina's Tale*
Avalon Theatre Chasing Coral*
Avalon Theatre Dolores*
Avalon Theatre Soundtrack for a Revolution*
Building Bridges Across the River (BBAR) Black History Celebration Series: Collage Dance Collective
Building Bridges Across the River (BBAR) Screening of "Step"
DC Fire and EMS Museum Fire Department Museum Tour and Safety Demonstration
Freer|Sackler Exploring the Arts of Asia
Freer|Sackler Exploring the Arts of Imperial China
Freer|Sackler Exploring the Arts of Imperial China
GALA Hispanic Theatre FAME: The Musical*
Imagination Stage Óyeme, the Beautiful*
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts She A Gem
Kankouran West African Dance Company Visit Africa
Lenore Blank Kelner Tuning into Reading: Radio Drama and Podcasts
National Building Museum Designing for Disaster
National Gallery of Art Every Picture Tells A Story
National Gallery of Art Gordon Parks: The New Tide, Early Work 1940-1950
National Geographic Society Protecting Africa's Elephants
National Geographic Society When Women Ruled the World
National Geographic Society Galapagos
National Geographic Society Exploring the Universe
O Street Museum Foundation Mrs. Rosa Parks Treasure Hunt and Tour
PEN/Faulkner Writers in Schools - Book Discussion with an Author
President Lincoln's Cottage Lincoln's Toughest Decisions
President Lincoln's Cottage Lincoln's Toughest Decisions
Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting Walk Like a Journalist: Slow Reporting in Our Communities
Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting “Inside Russia” screening and visual storytelling workshops feat. PBS Newshour filmmakers Nick Schifrin and Zach Fannin*
Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting Creating Character-Driven Short Film for National Geographic*
Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting Global News Hunt
Shout Mouse Press + PEN/Faulkner Writers in Schools - Book Discussion with a Youth Author
Slingshot Video Commercials and Public Service Announcements: What’s Your Message?
Smithsonian American Art Museum Hear Me: Speaking Up in a World in Motion
The Environmental Film Festival The Environmental Film Festival’s Student Screening: INVENTING TOMORROW
The George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum Norman Rockwell's Four Freedoms
The Phillips Collection Guided School Tour
The Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting Pumped Dry: The Global Crisis of Vanishing Groundwater” screening and visual storytelling workshops feat. USA Today filmmakers Steve Elfers and Ian James*
The Washington Ballet The Sleeping Beauty*
Tom Teasley Music World Percussion Workshops - The Power of Sound
Washington Bach Consort Wunderkind Projekt*

Pages

Organization Program Dates
AFI Silver Theater and Cultural Center Screening of "Glory"
AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center Screening of "I Am Not Your Negro"
AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center Screening of "12 Years A Slave"
AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center Screening of "13th"
AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center Screening of "The Hate you Give"
AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center Screening of "Step"
AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center Screening of "Hidden Figures"
African American Civil War Museum and Memorial School of the Soldier
Anacostia Community Museum (Smithsonian) A Right to the City
Arena Stage The Heiress*
Avalon Theatre Chasing Coral*
Avalon Theatre Dolores*
Avalon Theatre Soundtrack for a Revolution*
DC Fire and EMS Museum Fire Department Museum Tour and Safety Demonstration
Dumbarton Oaks Code Before Coding: Uncovering Hidden Data in Indigenous American Civilizations
Dumbarton Oaks Juggling the Middle Ages
Freer|Sackler Exploring the Arts of Asia
Freer|Sackler Exploring the Arts of Imperial China
Freer|Sackler Exploring the Arts of Imperial China
GALA Hispanic Theatre El viejo, el joven y el mar (The Old Man, the Youth, and the Sea)*
Imagination Stage Óyeme, the Beautiful*
Kankouran West African Dance Company Visit Africa
Mosaic Theater Les Deux Noirs: Notes on Notes of A Native Son*
Mosaic Theatre Native Son*
Mosaic Theatre Sooner/Later (by Allyson Currin)*
National Gallery of Art Gordon Parks: The New Tide, Early Work 1940-1950
National Gallery of Art Every Picture Tells A Story
O Street Museum Foundation Mrs. Rosa Parks Treasure Hunt and Tour
PEN/Faulkner Writers in Schools - Book Discussion with an Author
President Lincoln's Cottage Lincoln's Toughest Decisions
President Lincoln's Cottage Lincoln's Toughest Decisions
Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting Walk Like a Journalist: Slow Reporting in Our Communities
Shout Mouse Press + PEN/Faulkner Writers in Schools - Book Discussion with a Youth Author
Slingshot Video Commercials and Public Service Announcements: What’s Your Message?
Smithsonian American Art Museum Hear Me: Speaking Up in a World in Motion
Solas Nua The Frederick Douglas Project
Studio Theatre P.Y.G. or The Misedumacation of Dorian Belle*
The Environmental Film Festival The Environmental Film Festival’s Student Screening: INVENTING TOMORROW
The George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum Norman Rockwell's Four Freedoms
The Phillips Collection Guided School Tour
Tom Teasley Music World Percussion Workshops - The Power of Sound
Washington Bach Consort Wunderkind Projekt*
Young Playwrights' Theater In-School Playwriting Program
Young Playwrights’ Theater Three Cheers to Grace

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