Attention current 8th grade students AND 9th-11th grade students interested in Center For the Arts, the application for 2021-2022 school year is now available!!!
For current 8th grade students attending a Henrico County Public School, you will complete the online application at this link:
For any 8th grade student who is attending homeschool, private school OR current 9th-11th grade students; you will complete the printable PDF application linked below:
Be sure to check out the “specialty Center Application” tab on our website for ALL the information you will need for the application and audition process.
Here is the timeline for the 2021-2022 application process:
Nov. 16, 2020 – Application will be available online.
Nov. 16, 2020 – Private school testing registration will open. Dates for writing prompt.
Jan. 15, 2021 – Application deadline for students.
Jan. 25, 2021 – Middle school counselor deadline (internal) for finalizing submissions to
high school programs.
March 5, 2021 – Students provided online access to check application status/acceptance.
March 19, 2021 – Deadline for applicants to declare intent or accept wait list offers online. Students may accept one center and one wait list. Students may remain on one wait list until March 26 at 4 p.m.
March 26, 2021 – All students being offered a spot from the wait list must inform specialty center chairs of their intent to accept an offer of admission.
April 16, 2021 – All applicant standings finalized.
Between March 5-19, 2021, students will have opportunities to reconnect with centers.