• Figure Skating and Academics

    “We learn what it means to be an artist and what it means to be a good person.”

  • Dance & Academics

    “We are equally passionate about our arts major and our core subjects; we take both very seriously.”

  • Instrumental Music & Academics

    “Studying the arts allows us to have a broader perspective on our education.”

  • Theatre & Academics

    “The curriculum is challenging. We learn to be professional, disciplined and responsible. There is a maturity learned here that will be an asset for our future.”

  • Visual Art & Academics

    “There is always something interesting happening here at Charter Arts.”

  • Vocal Music & Academics

    “Balancing a full schedule of core and artistic classes, we learn valuable time management skills that will prepare us for college and the real world.”

  • Academics and Figure Skating

    “Teachers, students and staff all share the same passion for the arts.”

  • Dance & Academics

    “Receiving a rose on the first day of school showed me that this was going to be a very special place. ”

  • Instrumental Music & Academics

    “We learn in a supportive environment and are encouraged to be ourselves.”

  • Theatre & Academics

    “We are given many opportunities, we are taught by dedicated faculty, and we are prepared for what the world has to offer us.”

  • Visual Art & Academics

    “We enjoy coming to school; we feel welcomed and we feel inspired.”

  • Vocal Music & Academics

    “We are given extraordinary opportunities to perform in the community. ”

  • Dance & Academics

    “We are able to learn and to present our art in an environment free of fear and judgement.”

  • Instrumental Music & Academics

    “The faculty teach us to work harder; they want us to reach our potential.”

  • We're Moving!

    The NEW Charter Arts school facility will open in the heart of the arts and cultural district in south Bethlehem for the start of the 2015-2016 school year! Learn more about building features, naming opportunities and construction updates. View a live picture feed from the site.

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  • 2015 Summer Academy-- Summer Fun with the Arts!

    The Summer Academy at Charter Arts is a program of arts enrichment workshops and camps open to the community for kids and teens, ages 9-18. Come out and enjoy classes in dance, acting, music and more!

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Successful Students

A message from Executive Director, Diane LaBelle

The Lehigh Valley Charter High School for the Arts (Charter Arts) has established itself as one of the most respected high schools for the arts in Pennsylvania as well as the nation. Every day, the mission at Charter Arts is to ensure that every student who walks through our doors will become a successful adult.

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Events

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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 Grammy's in February. 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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Spring is Here!

Springtime at Charter Arts is busy!

With warm weather comes the chance for faculty and students to head outside for class.

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Fashion Show Benefit

Produced by the Charter Arts Parent Association

Student designers showcase their work alongside fashion pros and local retailers.

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2015 Prom

This year's prom took place on April 11 at the Lodge at Bear Creek Resort.

Great dancing, great food and great fun were enjoyed by all who attended this year's prom. Students danced the night away, and some faculty chaperones did too!

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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 Grammy's in February. 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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