Sarah Sluss

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Jan 14

HCPS Specialty Center Application Deadline – THIS Friday 1/17/2020

Application deadline THIS FRIDAY!!!! HCPS students and parents – if you, a sibling, a friend, a neighbor, ect are interested in the Center For the Arts program offered by HCPS all applications are due on FRIDAY 1/17/2020. We are so lucky that Henrico County Public Schools offers these opportunities to our students – So be …

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Dec 11

CFA Audition Workshop January 11, 2020

Applicants to the Center for the Arts for the 2020-2021 school year are invited to attend an optional audition workshop on Saturday, January 11, 2020 to help them prepare for the required February 1st audition.  There are 2 sessions: 9 – 10:20am  and 10:30am – noon.  Please call the CFA office at 228-2718 to reserve …

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Nov 25


ATTENTION CURRENT CFA FRESHMAN, SOPHOMORES AND JUNIORS!!! Any CFA student who wishes to apply/audition for a second CFA Curriculum area for the 2019-2020 school year must schedule a planning meeting with Dr. Poxon and Ms. K.  We need to confirm that your academic requirements have been or will be met; and confirm that you have …

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Nov 21


You know it’s a great day at Center For The Arts when Hamilton visit!!! We were excited to welcome three amazing cast members from the Richmond Hamilton production to OUR school Wednesday, November 20th. This was a once in a lifetime opportunity for the students to hear from and talk with “real life” Broadway cast …

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Nov 14


Ladies and Gentlemen! Boys and Girls!!! The time has come for SHOWCASE!!! You read that right! THIS weekend is the main event! Invitational Dress Rehearsal is TONIGHT Thursday November 14th. The Visual Arts Gallery will be open from 5-6pm. The Performing Arts will perform at 6:30pm. Tonight’s events do not require a ticket. The big …

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Oct 29

Student Opportunity ALERT!!! – SPARC’s Playwright Competition

SPARC’s New Voices for the Theater playwriting competition:                                                       New Voices for the Theater is a 2-week intensive playwriting residency in Richmond, VA. Selected student writers will develop their …

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Oct 21

Attention all CFA students – Fall Showcase Requirements

The Visual Arts teachers will offer an optional Open Studio day on Thursday, November 7th from 4:00-5:00 p.m. There are no required days for preparation for the Visual Arts showcase. Requirements for attending the actual Showcase nights (11/15 – 11/16) Visual Arts freshmen and sophomores (Levels I and II) are required to attend the Showcase …

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Sep 24

Visual & Performing Arts Summer Residential Governor’s School

All HHS / IB / CFA 10th and 11th grade students… Are you interested in applying and auditioning for the VPA Summer Program for Dance, Music, Instrumental Music, Theater or Visual Arts?! Then this is the post for you! We will be hosting an interest meeting right here at HHS in Studio 3 on Thursday …

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Sep 20

HCPS Specialty Center Information Center Sessions for 2020-2021

  Interested in attending the Center for the Arts in 2020-2021?  The process starts NOW.  Choose from one of four sessions to attend.   The evening starts with a general session followed by break-out sessions where you may attend up to 3 presentations from different specialty centers.  Dates are below; all sessions begin at 7pm. Godwin High …

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Sep 18

FCFA Ice Cream Social – Sept 26 @ 7pm in the HHS Main Commons

If you haven’t checked your emails yet, here’s the scoop! Our amazing FCFA is hosting the annual Ice Cream Social in the Main Commons on September 26, 2019. You are NOT going to want to miss this! Come enjoy an ice cream party, learn more about the FCFA, and meet other CFA families at the …

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