Preparatory Arts Academy
At OCCTAC, we are steadfast in our commitment to nurturing artistic talents while fostering academic achievement. Our dedication to empowering students in the arts and preparing them for success at the high school and collegiate levels has led to the creation of the Preparatory Arts Academy.
Unveiling the Preparatory Arts Academy: A Nexus of Creativity and Learning
The Preparatory Arts Academy offers an innovative approach to education, utilizing project-based learning and a multi-disciplinary framework to instill fundamental academic concepts in Visual Arts, Media Arts, Music, and Dance. Through this unique model, we not only cultivate our students' artistic skills but also nurture their social-emotional and pre-vocational growth, teaching them the power of collaboration and performance. Our curricula are designed to inspire risk-taking, problem-solving, and critical thinking as students engage deeply with their creative work.
Our Music Department offers a rich tapestry of classes designed to cater to the musical interests and aspirations of individuals at every stage of their musical journey. From introductory courses to advanced ensembles and specialized workshops, our program provides a nurturing environment that cultivates technical proficiency, artistic expression, and a deep understanding of the language of music.
Visual & Media Arts
In the Visual Arts Department, we offer a diverse range of classes that cater to artists at every level. From young beginners eager to explore their artistic potential to experienced creators seeking to refine their techniques, our program provides a comprehensive and enriching experience. Our classes cover various mediums, styles, and concepts, allowing students to discover their unique artistic voice and express themselves in meaningful ways.
Dance & Movement
Our Dance & Movement Department offers a vibrant tapestry of classes, thoughtfully tailored to cater to individuals at every stage of their dance journey. From introductory courses to advanced ensembles and specialized workshops, our program provides a nurturing environment that cultivates technical mastery, artistic expression, and a profound connection to the world of dance.
Get In Touch
To learn more about the Preparatory Arts Academy and the array of classes it offers, please don't hesitate to reach out to our dedicated Program Coordinators:
Director of Arts Education
T: 714-547-5468 ext. 302
Visual Arts & Engage 360 SAUSD
T: 714-547-5468 Ext. 310