Prince George's County Public Schools
Creative and Performing Arts

 CPA Grade Eligible

The Creative and Performing Arts program is designed to develop the interests and talents of students in the arts and enhance the academic discipline through an interdisciplinary approach stressing creativity, artistic expression, and culture.

The enhanced disciplinary academic program encourages creative and artistic expression, as well as self-discipline, focus and critical thinking skills.

Experiences and training are designed to challenge and develop artistic skills-and 21st century skills- of all students as well as to provide exceptional opportunities for the artistically talented child.

K-5 Lottery Application
6-8 (Audition Only*)

Eligibility Requirements
Early entrance options do not apply, therefore:
Kindergarten applicants must be age 5 by September 1
1st grade applicants must be age 6 by September 1 and completed Kindergarten

Benjamin Foulois Academy (Southern Area-Grades K-8)
Thomas Pullen Academy (Northern Area-Grades K-8)
Hyattsville Middle (Audition Only*-Grades 7-8)

Questions regarding the Creative and Performing Arts curriculum, middle school audition process, and applications should be directed to the Creative Arts Program Office at 301-808-8317.

*Students entering grades 6 through 8 interested in available seats should contact the Creative Arts Program Office at 301-808-8317 before the application deadline, March 12. Entrance is by audition only.