Photograph of Baltimore School for the Arts TWIGS students performing ballet

TWIGS Application


Each department has grade level requirements for participation in the program. Below are the grade level requirements for students entering school in Fall 2019.

Acting: Grades 5-8

Dance: Grades 2-8

Instrumental Music: (Harp, Piano, Violin- Grades 2-8) (Brass, Winds, Cello, Double Bass, Guitar, Percussion, Viola- Grades 5-8)

Stage Design & Production: Grades 5-8

Visual Arts: Grades 4-8

Visual Storytelling: Grade 8 ONLY

Vocal Music: Grades 6-8


Department Information


Visual Storytelling Audition Requirement
Follow this link to download the required materials.


Visual Storytelling Audition Requirement
Follow this link to download the required materials.


Student Information






Student Demographic Info


Parent/Guardian Information


School Information

Baltimore City School Information



Non-City School Information