Academy of the Arts Focuses on Holistic Education

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Academy of the Arts is a non-profit school serving students and families in Chicago’s western suburbs. Its founding principles are based on the knowledge that students who study the arts consistently are among the highest academic achievers.

Focused on Arts & Academics

The Academy is committed to providing students with comprehensive academics within an environment of high-quality arts programming, with the understanding that creativity and the quest for innovation fosters learning and development. In addition to core academics meeting state guidelines, its artistic areas of study include Performing Arts (Theatre, Dance, Music), Visual + Media Arts, and Arts Business.

Artistic Areas

Academic Areas

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Dylan Ladd, Executive Director

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