Forney ISD has one of the most advanced fine arts programs in the North Texas area. FISD choirs consistently earn Superior ratings at University Interscholastic League (UIL) competitions and festivals.
The district's theatre department boasts one of the top programs in the region which has been chosen as finalists at UIL One Act Play competitions at both the Region and Area levels. Dance students are recognized among the finest and most elite in the region and have performed at the Orange Bowl and Disney World in Florida.
Visual Arts students are involved in art exhibits and shows throughout the region and many of the students receive regional, state and national recognition through their competitions in Visual Arts Scholastic Events (VASE) .
Forney ISD bands consistently earn superior ratings at UIL Marching, Concert, and Sight-Reading contests, have been finalists in the region for State Honor Band and have performed at the State Marching Contest. Several choir students in Forney ISD have been selected to State Choirs.