• Ortiz Magnet Program for the Performing and Visual Arts
    Since 2016, Ortiz Middle School has been designated as a Magnet School for the Performing and Visual Arts. Since its inception, we  have worked hard to build an exceptional program that offers a wide variety of performance and visual arts classes to help our OMS Magnet Logo students develop and grow in their choice of the arts. Our goal is to have our students advance and excel in arts programs at the high school level and beyond. With various community partnerships, we offer our students real-world experiences and hold performances throughout the year. 
    We currently offer the following programs:
    • Visual Arts
    • Band
    • Drumline
    • Orchestra
    • Dance
    • Dance Ensemble (competition level)
    • Choir
    • Piano
    • Mariachi
    • Ballet Folklorico
    • Theatre Arts
    • Theatre Arts Tech Class (sets, sound, lighting, costumes)


    For program and/or audition information, please contact:

    Yasmeen Khaliq
    Magnet Coordinator