Opera for schools

For Schools

San Francisco Opera and San Francisco Opera Guild offer short- and long-term programs for K–12 students. See our programs by grade level:

In-School Programs

The sights and sounds of opera in your own school.

Opera ARIA (Arts Resources in Action) suite of programs include:

Network Program

Residency Program

VAPA Mini-Residency

PEAK Program

Connect professional, artistic and creative elements with classroom curricula.  

Opera Guild programs include:

Sing a Story

Opera à la Carte

Book to Bravo!

Voices for Social Justice

Creative engagement, performance and composition programs for every grade level.

Additional resources

Professional Development

Learn about our professional development offerings for educators.

Educator materials

Our online resources help educators connect opera performances to their classroom curriculum.

Opera in an Hour

Introduce your students to opera with one of our Opera in an Hour movies.