Participate in Arts and Humanities for Every Student

The AHFES Fall Lottery opens Monday, September 10. 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 Rebekka Nickman- Rebekka@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 
  • Review the School Handbook
  • Attend the AHFES Orientation and Membership Fair! Wednesday, August 15, 2018 at The Kennedy Center. Register Today!
    • Orientation is mandatory for schools wishing to participate in the AHFES program for the 2018-2019 school year.

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

AHFES Online Catalogue

Organization Program Dates
African American Civil War Museum and Memorial School of the Soldier
Atlas Performing Arts Center Adventures with Mr. Bear
Atlas Performing Arts Center Beep Beep
Atlas Performing Arts Center The Hollow Stump
Atlas Performing Arts Center The Tiniest Tempest
DAR Museum Quilt Connections
DC Fire and EMS Museum Fire Department Museum Tour and Safety Demonstration
Discovery Theater (Smithsonian) Here We Go, Team!
Freer|Sackler Exploring the Arts of Asia
Imagination Stage Cinderella
KanKouran West African Dance Company Visit Africa
Lenore Blank Kelner Drama and Literacy Workshop
National Building Museum My House, My Home
National Museum of African Art (Smithsonian) Stories Can Take You Places
President Lincoln's Cottage Lincoln's Hat
The DRANREF Foundation The Abacus Project
The Kids Euro Festival Angelina, a contemporary Cinderella (Italy)
The Kids Euro Festival Twosome (Germany)
The Kids Euro Festival A Mother’s Tear (Bulgaria)
The Kids Euro Festival And Then… (Sweden)
The Kids Euro Festival A Cat in Paris (France)
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 Nutcracker
The Puppet Co. The Velveteen Rabbit
The Washington Ballet The Nutcracker
Organization Program Dates
African American Civil War Museum and Memorial School of the Soldier
Atlas Performing Arts Center Adventures with Mr. Bear
Atlas Performing Arts Center Beep Beep
Atlas Performing Arts Center The Hollow Stump
Atlas Performing Arts Center The Tiniest Tempest
Building Bridges Across the River (BBAR) Black History Celebration Series: KanKouran West African Dance Company
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
George Washington University Museum and Textile Museum A Nomad's Art: Kilims of Anatolia
Imagination Stage Dickens' Davy Copperfield
Imagination Stage Cinderella
KanKouran West African Dance Company Visit Africa
Lenore Blank Kelner Drama and Literacy Workshop
National Building Museum City by Design
National Building Museum My House, My Home
National Museum of African Art (Smithsonian) Stories Can Take You Places
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 In Series Duke Ellington's Neighborhood
The Kids Euro Festival A Cat in Paris (France)
The Kids Euro Festival Wow, the sea is made of plastic! (Netherlands)
The Kids Euro Festival Angelina, a contemporary Cinderella (Italy)
The Kids Euro Festival Twosome (Germany)
The Kids Euro Festival And Then… (Sweden)
The Kids Euro Festival Wolf (Austria)
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 Nutcracker
The Puppet Co. The Velveteen Rabbit
The Washington Ballet The Nutcracker
Washington Bach Consort Bach to School: Bach in Time
Organization Program Dates
African American Civil War Museum and Memorial School of the Soldier
Atlas Performing Arts Center The Hollow Stump
Atlas Performing Arts Center The Tiniest Tempest
Building Bridges Across the River (BBAR) Black History Celebration Series: KanKouran West African Dance Company
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 Asia
Freer|Sackler Exploring the Arts of Imperial China
Freer|Sackler Exploring the Arts of Japan
George Washington University Museum and Textile Museum A Nomad's Art: Kilims of Anatolia
George Washington's Mount Vernon Legends and Legacies
George Washington's Mount Vernon Revolutionary STEM
Imagination Stage Dickens' Davy Copperfield
Imagination Stage Cinderella
KanKouran West African Dance Company Visit Africa
National Building Museum City by Design
National Museum of African Art (Smithsonian) Jambo School Tour: An Introduction to African Art
National Museum of African Art (Smithsonian) The Looking Lab: Learning the 7 Elements of Art
National Museum of Women in the Arts Thinking Routine Thursdays
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 In Series Duke Ellington's Neighborhood
The Kids Euro Festival A Cat in Paris (France)
The Kids Euro Festival Wow, the sea is made of plastic! (Netherlands)
The Kids Euro Festival Angelina, a contemporary Cinderella (Italy)
The Kids Euro Festival And Then… (Sweden)
The Kids Euro Festival Stories from the enchanted island (Ireland)
The Kids Euro Festival Wolf (Austria)
The Phillips Collection Guided School Tour
The Washington Ballet The Nutcracker
Washington Bach Consort Bach to School: Bach in Time
Young Playwrights' Theater In-School Playwriting Program
Organization Program Dates
AFI Silver Theater and Cultural Center Screening of "Wonder"
African American Civil War Museum and Memorial School of the Soldier
Atlas Performing Arts Center The Hollow Stump
Atlas Performing Arts Center The Tiniest Tempest
Building Bridges Across the River (BBAR) Black History Celebration Series: KanKouran West African Dance Company
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 Asia
Freer|Sackler Exploring the Arts of Imperial China
Freer|Sackler Exploring the Arts of Japan
George Washington University Museum and Textile Museum A Nomad's Art: Kilims of Anatolia
George Washington's Mount Vernon Legends and Legacies
George Washington's Mount Vernon Revolutionary STEM
Imagination Stage Cinderella
Imagination Stage Dickens' Davy Copperfield
Imagination Stage The Princess & the Pauper
KanKouran West African Dance Company Visit Africa
Kreeger Museum Seeing Shapes and Colors
Kreeger Museum The Making of Architecture
Lenore Blank Kelner Tuning into Reading: Radio Drama and Podcasts
MusicianShip The MusicianShip Master Class
National Building Museum City by Design
National Museum of African Art (Smithsonian) Jambo School Tour: An Introduction to African Art
National Museum of African Art (Smithsonian) The Looking Lab: Learning the 7 Elements of Art
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
Shout Mouse Press + PEN/Faulkner Writers in Schools - Book Discussion with a Youth Author
The DRANREF Foundation The Abacus Project
The In Series Bastian and Bastiana
The In Series Cri Cri: The Mexican Singing Cricket
The In Series Duke Ellington's Neighborhood
The Kids Euro Festival A Cat in Paris (France)
The Kids Euro Festival Wow, the sea is made of plastic! (Netherlands)
The Kids Euro Festival Angelina, a contemporary Cinderella (Italy)
The Kids Euro Festival And Then… (Sweden)
The Kids Euro Festival Wolf (Austria)
The Phillips Collection Guided School Tour
The Washington Ballet The Nutcracker
Washington Bach Consort Bach to School: Bach in Time
Young Playwrights' Theater In-School Playwriting Program
Organization Program Dates
AFI Silver Theater and Cultural Center Screening of "Hidden Figures"
AFI Silver Theater and Cultural Center Screening of "Queen of Katwe"
AFI Silver Theater and Cultural Center Screening of "Wonder"
African American Civil War Museum and Memorial School of the Soldier
Anacostia Community Museum (Smithsonian) A Right to the City
Building Bridges Across the River (BBAR) Black History Celebration Series: KanKouran West African Dance Company
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 Asia
Freer|Sackler Exploring the Arts of Imperial China
Freer|Sackler Exploring the Arts of Japan
George Washington University Museum and Textile Museum A Nomad's Art: Kilims of Anatolia
George Washington's Mount Vernon Legends and Legacies
George Washington's Mount Vernon Revolutionary STEM
George Washington's Mount Vernon Telling Their Stories
Imagination Stage Cinderella
Imagination Stage Dickens' Davy Copperfield
KanKouran West African Dance Company Visit Africa
Kreeger Museum Seeing Shapes and Colors
Kreeger Museum The Making of Architecture
Lenore Blank Kelner Tuning into Reading: Radio Drama and Podcasts
MusicianShip The MusicianShip Master Class
National Building Museum City by Design
National Building Museum Designing for Disaster
National Geographic Society Bob Ballard
National Geographic Society Guillermo de Anda
National Geographic Society Jodi Magness
National Geographic Society M Jackson
National Geographic Society Meg Lowman
National Museum of African Art (Smithsonian) Jambo School Tour: An Introduction to African Art
National Museum of African Art (Smithsonian) The Looking Lab: Learning the 7 Elements of Art
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
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?
The In Series Duke Ellington's Neighborhood
The Kennedy Center Orchestra Look-In at the Arc: NSO! Inside the Music
The Kennedy Center Opera Look-In: La traviata
The Kennedy Center Imani Winds
The Kennedy Center Chanticleer
The Kennedy Center Camille Thurman: The Origin of the Blues
The Kennedy Center Banda Magda
The Kennedy Center American Revolution
The Kennedy Center Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
The Kennedy Center The Watsons Go to Birmingham – 1963
The Kennedy Center The Lion, the Unicorn, and Me (Open Rehearsal)

Pages

Organization Program Dates
AFI Silver Theater and Cultural Center Screening of "Hidden Figures"
AFI Silver Theater and Cultural Center Screening of "October Sky"
AFI Silver Theater and Cultural Center Screening of "Queen of Katwe"
AFI Silver Theater and Cultural Center Screening of "Wonder"
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 Theatre Chasing Coral
Avalon Theatre Dolores
Avalon Theatre Soundtrack for a Revolution
Avalon Theatre The Courageous Heart of Irena Sendler
Avalon Theatre A Better Life
Building Bridges Across the River (BBAR) Black History Celebration Series: Collage Dance Collective
DC Fire and EMS Museum Fire Department Museum Tour and Safety Demonstration
Discovery Theater (Smithsonian) Black Diamond
Freer|Sackler Exploring the Arts of Asia
Freer|Sackler Exploring the Arts of Imperial China
George Washington University Museum and Textile Museum A Nomad's Art: Kilims of Anatolia
George Washington's Mount Vernon Legends and Legacies
George Washington's Mount Vernon Revolutionary STEM
George Washington's Mount Vernon Telling Their Stories
Imagination Stage Óyeme, the Beautiful
KanKouran West African Dance Company Visit Africa
Kreeger Museum Seeing Shapes and Colors
Kreeger Museum The Making of Architecture
Lenore Blank Kelner Tuning into Reading: Radio Drama and Podcasts
National Building Museum Designing for Disaster
National Geographic Society Bob Ballard
National Geographic Society Guillermo de Anda
National Geographic Society Jodi Magness
National Geographic Society M Jackson
National Geographic Society Meg Lowman
National Museum of African Art (Smithsonian) Jambo School Tour: An Introduction to African Art
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
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 The Art of the Explainer: A field trip to VOX Media
Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting "We Became Fragments” and “The Syrians Next Door:” Constructing Character-Driven Documentary Films
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?
The Kids Euro Festival Wow, the sea is made of plastic! (Netherlands)
The Kids Euro Festival Angelina, a contemporary Cinderella (Italy)
The Kids Euro Festival United in Music (Latvia)
The Kids Euro Festival And Then… (Sweden)
The Kids Euro Festival The Shamer's Daughter (Denmark)
The Phillips Collection Guided School Tour
The Washington Ballet The Nutcracker
The Washington Ballet Contemporary Masters

Pages

Organization Program Dates
AFI Silver Theater and Cultural Center Screening of "Glory"
AFI Silver Theater and Cultural Center Screening of "Hidden Figures"
AFI Silver Theater and Cultural Center Screening of "October Sky"
AFI Silver Theater and Cultural Center Screening of "Queen of Katwe"
AFI Silver Theater and Cultural Center Screening of "Wonder"
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 Theatre Chasing Coral
Avalon Theatre Dolores
Avalon Theatre Soundtrack for a Revolution
Avalon Theatre The Courageous Heart of Irena Sendler
Avalon Theatre A Better Life
Building Bridges Across the River (BBAR) Black History Celebration Series: Collage Dance Collective
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
George Washington University Museum and Textile Museum A Nomad's Art: Kilims of Anatolia
George Washington's Mount Vernon Telling Their Stories
Imagination Stage Óyeme, the Beautiful
KanKouran West African Dance Company Visit Africa
Lenore Blank Kelner Tuning into Reading: Radio Drama and Podcasts
National Building Museum Designing for Disaster
National Geographic Society Bob Ballard
National Geographic Society Guillermo de Anda
National Geographic Society Jodi Magness
National Geographic Society M Jackson
National Geographic Society Meg Lowman
National Museum of African Art (Smithsonian) Jambo School Tour: An Introduction to African Art
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
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 The Art of the Explainer: A field trip to VOX Media
Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting "We Became Fragments” and “The Syrians Next Door:” Constructing Character-Driven Documentary Films
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?
The Kennedy Center Lyrics From Lockdown
The Kids Euro Festival United in Music (Latvia)
The Kids Euro Festival And Then… (Sweden)
The Kids Euro Festival The Shamer's Daughter (Denmark)
The Phillips Collection Guided School Tour
The Washington Ballet Contemporary Masters
Young Playwrights' Theater In-School Playwriting Program
Organization Program Dates
AFI Silver Theater and Cultural Center Screening of "Glory"
AFI Silver Theater and Cultural Center Screening of "Mr. Smith Goes to Washington"
AFI Silver Theater and Cultural Center Screening of "October Sky"
AFI Silver Theater and Cultural Center Screening of "Saving Private Ryan"
AFI Silver Theater and Cultural Center Screening of "The Noise and the Fury"
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 Dolores
Avalon Theatre Soundtrack for a Revolution
Avalon Theatre The Courageous Heart of Irena Sendler
Avalon Theatre A Better Life
Avalon Theatre Chasing Coral
DC Fire and EMS Museum Fire Department Museum Tour and Safety Demonstration
Dumbarton Oaks Juggling the Middle Ages
Freer|Sackler Exploring the Arts of Asia
Freer|Sackler Exploring the Arts of Imperial China
George Washington's Mount Vernon Telling Their Stories
Imagination Stage Óyeme, the Beautiful
KanKouran West African Dance Company Visit Africa
Library of Congress Echoes of the Great War: American Experiences of World War I
Mosaic Theatre The Agitators (by Mat Smart)
Mosaic Theatre Oh, God (by Anat Gov)
Mosaic Theatre Native Son
Mosaic Theatre The Shooting Gallery (Performed and Written By Aaron Davidman)
Mosaic Theatre Sooner/Later (by Allyson Currin)
National Museum of African Art (Smithsonian) Cover Stories: Things Fall Apart, by Chinua Achebe
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
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?
Solas Nua The Frederick Douglas Project
Studio Theatre The Fall
Studio Theatre P.Y.G. or The Misedumacation of Dorian Belle
The Kennedy Center Lyrics From Lockdown
The Kids Euro Festival United in Music (Latvia)
The Kids Euro Festival And Then… (Sweden)
The Kids Euro Festival The Shamer's Daughter (Denmark)
The Phillips Collection Guided School Tour
Young Playwrights' Theater In-School Playwriting Program

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The DC Collaborative is a FY18 Service Organization grant recipient of the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities.

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