• 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 Diggin It!

    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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  • Open House Events

    Come meet us at an Open House! Prospective students and their families can meet school administration and faculty, tour the facility and learn more about the Lehigh Valley Charter High School for the Arts. The next Open House is January 6, 2015.

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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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Opening Night!

Tennessee Williams' Summer & Smoke kicks of the season.

Guests arrive on the red carpet for the opening season event and pre-show reception.

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A Special Day!

Governor Corbett & Mrs. Corbett Visit Charter Arts

On October 7th, Governor Corbett announced a $1M grant awarded to Charter Arts for the new school facility. Student Council VIce-President, Lynsey Jeffery speaks on behalf of the student body at the press conference.

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Alumni Stories

Where Are They Now?

Kristin Brooks has been a back-up singer for Sam Smith and begins his international tour in January. She has also worked with Iggy Azalea and is currently singing with Stevie Wonder on his "Songs in the Key of Life" tour.

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We're Diggin It

As walls go up, student ambassadors are the first to step inside the new building.

Exciting progress on the new Charter Arts facility at 321 E. Third Street in south Bethlehem.

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Opening Night!

Tennessee Williams' Summer & Smoke kicks of the season.

Guests arrive on the red carpet for the opening season event and pre-show reception.

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