Annie H Snipes Academy of Arts & Design


Home of the Shining Stars


About Us

Vision Statement

Snipes Academy of Arts & Design operates under a set of beliefs that promotes a growth mindset in all our students.  every student in our school has the opportunity, support, and encouragement to grow and reach their full potential. 

Beliefs and Values

  1. We believe in the power of building and maintaining respectful relationships with all our students, parents, and the community.
  2. We believe in creating experiences for our students to seek feedback and recognize mistakes as learning opportunities. 
  3. We believe in the power of our students' understanding what they are learning, knowing  why they are learning it, and having the confidence to take on new challenges. 
  4. We believe in fostering a safe, positive, student centered environment where our students will grow as learners and as individuals.
  5. We believe all our students deserve a quality, arts integrated education, that promotes curiosity and engagement. 
  6. We believe in the importance of teaching our students to be persistent and to find ways to be leaders in their school and their community. 
  7. We believe education will change the course of the future for our students.