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  • First Day 2017

    Students cherish the annual tradition of receiving a rose on the first day of school.

  • Matt Halm Exhibit

    Paint the Town: An Exhibit of Mural Work by Matt Halm- Opens Sept. 1st in our gallery!

  • 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.

  • 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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  • Fall Open House Events

    Come and meet us at an Admissions Open House event this fall. Prospective students and their families can tour the school facility, learn about the school's curriculum, learn about the admissions process, and meet faculty and school administrators.

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Fall Performance Season

Come join us!

The fall 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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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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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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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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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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