Is located in the Neighboorhood of the Arts at the corner of Prince Street and University Avenue, within walking distance of the Memorial Art Gallery, Eastman Theatre, Writers & Books, Visual Studies Workshop, and other cultural organizations.
Has both a Middle School program - Grades 7-8 and a High School program - Grades 9-12.
Requires students to carry a full academic course load as well as a fine arts sequence.
Offers a rich diversity of arts courses within six major Fine Arts concentrations:
Music - Instrumental and Vocal
Provides opportunities for students to participate in performances and exhibitions in their field of study.
Requires additional time commitments involving an extended day.
Demands achievement in the high school program in three areas: academics, arts, and humanistic concerns.
Offers students the opportunity to earn the Certificate of Employability, which is endorsed by employers throughout Rochester who consider it when making hiring decisions.
Averages 92% attendance.
Has more than 90% of its graduates go on to colleges and universities including: Harvard, Smith, Cornell, Yale, University of Rochester, RIT, Potsdam, Brockport, and NYU.