Rio Vista Art Department

Rio Vista places a high value on the arts. Learning to create and appreciate visual aesthetics is important in the development of the next generation. The developmental benefits of art include motor skills, language development, decision making, visual learning, inventiveness, cultural awareness and improved academic performance.

Art Teacher

Dana Mainzer

Dana Mainzer

6th/7th/8th Grade Art

I love art! When I was 8, my mom bought me my first watercolor paint-set that lead me to paint the wildflowers beside our house!

• BA - Art Education, CalState Long Beach
• Credential - Art
• 9 Yrs, Art Teacher South Whittier
• 4 Yrs, Taught English in Costa Rica

Art News

2017 Lion King Jr