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Building Creative Minds

At Salt Lake Arts Academy we envision all students excelling throughout the middle school years, with confidence, passion and engagement. We prepare students to become confident and creative builders of their future, equipped throughout the arts and academics to take responsibility for shaping our community.


Salt Lake Arts Academy Governing Board -- Voting Meeting, Friday June 24

The Governing Board will be postponing its annual retreat, and instead will hold a Voting Meeting on Friday, June 24, from 10 a.m - 11 a.m. at school. Items to be voted on include Adjustments to the 2015-16 Budget and new Governing Board Members and Officers. Contact Board President Annabel Sheinberg with any questions; [email protected]

State School Board District 7 Candidate Debate at Salt Lake Arts Academy

The Utah Association of Public Charter Schools, in collaboration with KSL, Hinckley Institute of Politics and Sutherland Institute, is hosting a series of State School Board debates throughout the state of Utah. Debates will be moderated by KSL Radio’s Ethan Millard, the Deseret Dews’ Jay Evensen, the Hinckley Institute’s Jennifer Napier-Pearce, and Christine Cooke of the Sutherland Institute. On Wednesday, June 15 at 6:30 p.m. the candidates for the District 7 seat will debate in SLArts Commons. Everyone is welcome!

Happy Summer, Everyone!

We wish all our families and students a happy and safe summer break! The main school office will be open from 9 -3 during the month of June. Our After School Coordinator will be in the office until 5:30 each day until July 1. We will close for July, then open again on August 1 for more [email protected] The main office will re-open on August 8. Look for Back-To-School information in the mail in early August. HAGS!

[email protected] classes are still available -- Register Now!

Summer is a great time to be at SLArts! Our eight weeks of summer classes are open to all students, ages 9-16 -- you don't have to be enrolled at SLArts to attend! Extend, enrich, engage in half-day or full-day classes. Check out detailed class descriptions here on the website to choose classes. Contact [email protected] with questions!

New Governing Board Members Nominated to Serve

The Governing Board has nominated five parents and community members to serve a three-year term on Salt Lake Arts Academy's Governing Board. The nominees will be voted on as a slate at the Board's Annual Retreat on June 24. The school community will ratify the vote at Back to School Night in late August. Read more about the nominated members here....

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Office Re-Opens, 9-3 until 8/22
Date: 8/8/2016, 9 AM 3 PM
New 5th Grade Parents -- Welcome Coffee Hour, "How to be involved at SLArts!'
Date: 8/10/2016, 8:30 AM 9:30 AM
Location: SLArts Faculty Room
In-Person Registration
Date: 8/16/2016, 7:30 AM 1 PM
Location: Salt Lake Arts Academy Commons
1st Day of Classes
Date: 8/22/2016
5th Grade Back-to-School Night
Date: 8/24/2016, 6 PM 7:30 PM
Location: SLArts Commons
After school classes begin
Date: 8/29/2016
6th - 8th Grade Back-to-School Night
Date: 8/31/2016, 6 PM 7:30 PM
Location: SLArts Commons