Pop & Jazz Vocal Workshop for Teens- July 31-August 4
This group will create a show to perform at Musikfest
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  • Class of 2017

    The Class of 2017, comprised of 116 graduates, collectively earned more than $4 million in scholarships and grants for college.

  • Artistic Excellence

    Students major in one of seven artistic majors: dance, theatre, figure skating, literary arts, visual art, vocal or instrumental music.

  • faculty and students work together

    Faculty and students work together to make a difference in our school and our community.

  • Rigorous Curriculum

    Charter Arts offers a full complement of core courses at the College Preparatory (CP), Honors and Advanced Placement (AP) levels.

  • Exceptional Performances

    Charter Arts produces close to 90 performances & exhibits each school year.

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    There are great opportunities for students to perform throughout the community.

  • Figure Skating

    Charter Arts is the only public arts high school in the nation that offers a figure skating major.

  • In the Heart of South Bethlehem

    Charter Arts is located in the heart of the arts and cultural district of South Bethlehem.

  • Charter Arts is a Title I High Achievement School.

    Charter Arts has once again earned the Title I High Achievement designation for a second year due to students' test scores and growth scores. This means that Charter Arts is ranked in the top 5% of all Title I schools in Pennsylvania.

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  • Summer Workshops at Charter Arts

    The Summer Academy program is filled with fun workshops for kids and teens-acting, music, science, and more! The Adult Enrichment program also features workshops and lectures for adults. These programs are open to the community.

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Summer at Charter Arts!

Workshops, events, and fun

During the summer, Charter Arts opens its doors to the community with a wide range of workshops for kids, teens, and adults. There are also some great community events, like a pop-up exhibit during the July 15th Arts Walk. Are you going to a concert at Musikfest, why not park at Charter Arts! Just $10 to park in our convenient lot at 3rd & Taylor Streets.


Recent Awards & Accolades

Music, art, writing, acting awards abound!

Charter Arts faculty, staff and students continue their ongoing academic and artistic success!

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Master Classes

The school year has been filled with classes taught by visiting artists.

Charter Arts students have the opportunity to learn from professional artists, business leaders, scholars, and experts from various fields.

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Alumni Stories

Where Are They Now?

Kristin Brooks is currently on tour as a back-up vocalist for Sam Smith. She also appeared with Smith at the 2016 Grammy's. Kristin worked with Iggy Azalea in the past and with Stevie Wonder on his "Songs in the Key of Life" tour.

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Giving to Charter Arts

Charter Arts Foundation receives three grants!

The Charter Arts Foundation is pleased to announce that it has received EITC grants from PNC Bankshares, Embassy Bank and Avalon Insurance Company.

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Recent Awards & Accolades

Music, art, writing, acting awards abound!

Charter Arts faculty, staff and students continue their ongoing academic and artistic success!

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