GRADES SERVED: 9-12
LOCATIONS: The Jim Henson Academy For The Visual and Performing Arts at Northwestern HIgh School (North County), The Center for Visual and Performing Arts at Suitland High School (South County)
Department of Creative and Performing Arts
Thomas Claggett Teacher Leadership Center
2001 Addison Road S
District Heights, MD 20747
WEBSITE: Creative Arts
TRANSPORTATION: Transportation is provided for in-boundary students.
The Visual and Performing Arts (VPA) program is designed to develop the interests and talents of students in the arts and enhance the academic discipline through an interdisciplinary approach. This interdisciplinary approach stresses creativity, artistic expression, self-discipline, critical thinking skills, and an appreciation for cultural diversity.
Students entering Grades 9-10 must audition.
Apply during the annual Specialty Program application window: October 1, 2021 - December 10, 2022.