HISTORY OF TRAVIS ACADEMY OF FINE ARTS
1998 - Academy begins with a small private violin studio under the umbrella of Travis Avenue Baptist Church
Spring 1999 - Travis Academy of Fine Arts (TAFA), becomes the official name of the Academy.
Fall 1999 - Inaugural enrollment begins approximately 100 students with classes and private instruction combined.
2003 - TAFA surpasses 300 students enrolled in 40 classes plus private instruction
2006 - TAFA offers a graduation ceremony for students with 12 students participating
2009 - TAFA surpasses 600 students enrolled in 70 classes plus private instruction
2012 - TAFA graduation has 53 students participating
June 2012 - TAFA Incorporates and becomes independent entity
September 2013 - TAFA receives donation of 85,000 sq. ft facility from Riverside Baptist Church
February 12, 2014 - TAFA Receives 501c3 status dating back to June 2012
Spring 2015 - TAFA surpasses 950 students enrolled in 118 classes plus private instruction
November 2015 - TAFA completes schematic design for Riverside Facility