We are pleased to announce that the program for the new Hazleton Area Arts and Humanities Academy will continue for the 2017-18 school year and is located within our Hazleton Area High School. This program will showcase the creative spirit and academic and artistic talents of our community's young artists. Students will be inspired through an arts integrated, humanities focus to teaching and learning. In addition, students may also elect to audition for arts studio placement in: Visual Arts, Drama, Dance, Vocal Music, or Instrumental Music.
If you have any questions or need any further information on the Arts and Humanities Academy, please contact:
Ms. Susan Salvaterra
Hazleton Area High School Assistant Principal
(570) 459-3221 X 81502
JOIN THE ACADEMY
The Hazleton Area Arts and Humanities Academy is now accepting applications for the 2017-18 school year. All 9th, 10th, and 11th grade students for the 2017-18 school year that have at least an 80% GPA are eligible to apply. Applications are available online or in your school's guidance office. Easy process: You may apply directly ONLINE. If you prefer to complete a paper application, you may print a copy from our application page and submit it to your school guidance counselor. The deadline to apply is March 7th.
All applicants will go through an interview process for final selection. Interviews will be held at Hazleton Area High School on Saturday, March 18th and 25th. Once your application is received and processed, you will be notified of your interview day and time. These notices will be given to you by your school's guidance counselor. Students who selected an arts studio will have to audition for placement. Auditions will be held on the same day as your interview. Please check the audition requirements on the studio page.
We look forward to having you become part of our academy family.
PARENT INFORMATION NIGHT
The Hazleton Area Arts and Humanities Academy will hold a parent information night on TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 2017 at Hazleton Area High School at 7:00 PM. Parents of all incoming 9th grade students for the 2017-18 school year that are interested in hearing more information about the Hazleton Area Arts and Humanities Academy are invited to attend. We look forward to meeting you.
IMPORTANT: INTERVIEW/AUDITION UPDATE................. THE HAZLETON AREA ARTS AND HUMANITIES ACADEMY INTERVIEWS AND AUDITIONS ARE CANCELED FOR SATURDAY, MARCH 18th. ALL INTERVIEWS AND AUDITIONS WILL BE SCHEDULED FOR SATURDAY, MARCH 25th. STUDENTS WILL RECEIVE AN INFORMATION LETTER FROM THEIR GUIDANCE COUNSELOR BY TUESDAY, MARCH 21st WHICH WILL ALSO INDICATE THEIR SPECIFIC INTERVIEW AND/OR AUDITION TIME.