The first day of school for ALL students is Tuesday, September 8. Orientation will take place on the first day. Parent Drop-Off & Student Parking Instructions listed on Calendar under First Day of School.
  • 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 are in our new home!

    The NEW Charter Arts school facility is now 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 the building features, naming opportunities and our journey to the new facility.

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  • Fall Open House Dates

    Prospective students and their families can meet our administration and faculty, tour our brand new facility and learn more about the Charter Arts curriculum, culture and mission at an open house event! Reservations are not required, but please read 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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Graduation

Congratulations to the Class of 2015!

On June 11, 2015, Charter Arts held its graduation ceremony. 105 graduates earned close to $2 million in scholarships, grants and merit awards.

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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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2015 Gala of Dreams

An exciting and fun celebration!

Over 350 guests enjoyed the 2015 Gala of Dreams at the NEW Charter Arts facility on June 6. The night was filled with great food, awesome entertainment by students and alumni and wonderful memories!

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Graduation

Congratulations to the Class of 2015!

On June 11, 2015, Charter Arts held its graduation ceremony. 105 graduates earned close to $2 million in scholarships, grants and merit awards.

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