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Thank you for your interest in attending Cleveland School of the Arts!

We are currently accepting applications for 2016-2017 academic year. Please complete the application under the ADMISSIONS link above or by clicking here!

Upon review of your application, a CSA representative will schedule your audition/portfolio review for February or March. In addition to the audition, you will also be scheduled for a Family Conference and asked submit support materials, including: 3 years of academic records, OGT/Standardized test scores (if applicable), and 3 letters of recommendation (preferably from a principal, academic teacher, and arts teacher). 

If you have difficulty completing the application or have questions about the audition process please call CSA's main office at 216.838.9000.

Cleveland School of the Arts is looking for students who are passionate about developing their artistic and academic abilities. CSA has eight exceptional arts majors: Band, Dance, Literary Arts, Orchestra, Photography, Theatre, Visual Arts, and Vocal Music. Cleveland School of the Arts is accepting applications for students entering grades 8 through 12.

For more information about what is required in each arts discipline, please check out Preparing for the Audition.