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  • U.S. News

    Charter Arts ranks #46 of all PA high schools in U.S. News & World Reports' 2018 Best High School Rankings!

  • Diane LaBelle to receive Priscilla Payne Hurd Award

    Charter Arts' Executive Director, Diane LaBelle, received the Bethlehem Chamber's Priscilla Payne Hurd Award on May 8th. Read more in the spotlight story on this page.

  • In the Heart of South Bethlehem

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

  • Artistic Excellence

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

  • Class of 2017

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

  • Rigorous Curriculum

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

  • faculty and students work together

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

  • Figure Skating

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

  • Exceptional Performances

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

  • Summer Academy 2018!

    Charter Arts offers workshops throughout the summer for children and teens. This program is open to the community and offers workshops in the arts as well as science, and more! A participant does not need to be a student at Charter Arts.

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  • Auditions for the 2018-2019 School Year

    Auditions for the 2018-2019 school year were held in February 2018. Although our audition dates have passed, Charter Arts is still seeking candidates in some majors and grade levels.

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Winter/Spring Performance Season

Come join us!

The winter/spring performance season at Charter Arts is filled with outstanding shows and exhibits. In addition, there are many community performances that take place in collaboration with our neighbors including: Godfrey Daniels, SteelStacks, Hotel Bethlehem and more!

Event List

Events

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2017 Master Classes

Visiting artists add to our students' learning experience.

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

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Special Honor

Executive Director receives award

Charter Arts' Executive Director & CEO, Diane LaBelle, received the Priscilla Payne Hurd Award at Bethlehem Chamber of Commerce Annual Awards Ceremony on May 8, 2018

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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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Gala of Dreams

The fifteenth-annual event was a smash!

Held at the ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks, the Gala of Dreams raised funds to benefit the school.

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2017 Master Classes

Visiting artists add to our students' learning experience.

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

Read More Curriculum