Welcome to Royse City ISD Fine Arts
Welcome to the Royse City ISD Fine Arts Department
The Royse City ISD Fine Arts Department is committed to providing outstanding educational experiences and performance opportunities for the students of Royse City ISD. Our goal is to deliver a diverse, well-balanced curriculum to our students for the purpose of promoting a strong work ethic, creativity, higher-level thinking, healthy social skills, and a lifelong love of the visual and performing arts.
Fine arts education in Royse City ISD begins in Kindergarten and continues throughout our students’ elementary and secondary educational experience. It is our desire that any student wishing to participate in a collegiate fine arts program develop the necessary ability and skills to accomplish their goals. Our faculty members are all degreed and certified specialists within their individual fields and we have a wide array of performance organizations in which students may participate to further enrich their academic career. Please take a moment to explore our site to learn about our programs or see a calendar of upcoming events and shows!
News & Announcements
Royse City ISD Music Education Program Receives National Recognition for Fourth Consecutive Year
Royse City ISD has been honored with the Best Communities for Music Education designation from The NAMM Foundation for its outstanding commitment to music education for the 4th consecutive year...
RCISD Named Best Community for Music Education
Royse City ISD has been honored with the 2021 Best Communities for Music Education designation from The NAMM Foundation for its outstanding commitment to music education...
Director of Fine Arts
Phone: 972-636-9991 Ext: 2523
Degrees and Certifications:
Mr. Fulwood is currently the Director of Fine Arts for Royse City ISD in Royse City, TX. He has completed 21 years in public school fine arts education. In addition to Royse City, he has worked with programs in Devine, Boyd, Decatur, and Bastrop. Mr. Fulwood’s instrumental ensembles have been consistent UIL Sweepstakes winners, as well as finalists in the Association of Texas Small School Band’s Outstanding Performance Series and the TMEA State Honor band competitions.
Mr. Fulwood is an active clinician, consultant, and adjudicator throughout the state of Texas. His clinic entitled “Flipping a Band: From Director to Superintendent to School Board” was presented at the 2017 Texas Music Educators Association convention in San Antonio. His collaborative article co-written with Dr. Brian Zator entitled “Program Transformation: Navigating Complex Change to Rebuild a Music Program” also appeared in the September 2017 issue of the “Southwestern Musician” magazine. Mr. Fulwood holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Music Education from Tarleton State University and a Master’s Degree in Educational Administration from Lamar University.
Fine Arts Department Office Manager
Phone: 972-636-9991 ext 2523
Degrees and Certifications:
Martha Edwards is a strong advocate for Fine Arts and saw the positve impact it had on both of her children as they went through Royse City ISD. She is thrilled to be in a position to help our Fine Arts educators serve our RCISD students.