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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.


SLArts Students Art Show at Salt Lake Public Library

SLArts' Visual Arts program has its own show now on display at the Salt Lake City Public Library downtown! The show features work by some of our 6th, 7th and 8th Grade students, and will be hanging until January 4. The community is invited to a Reception honoring our artists on Wednesday, November 7 -- click here for more details!

Governing Board Hires New Principal

The Governing Board has hired Heather Shepherd to become Salt Lake Arts Academy's second principal beginning July 1, 2019. We are looking forward to introducing Ms. Shepherd to our community over the next eight months, and welcoming her to SLArts. To read the announcement from Ms. Wadsworth, click here!

Governing Board Meeting, Friday, September 21, 3:00 p.m.

The Salt Lake Arts Academy Governing Board will meet on Friday, September 21 at 3 p.m. in Room 201 at school. Governing Board meetings are open to the public, and everyone is invited. To speak to the Governing Board, please email Board Chair Matt Nelson, [email protected] To see the Agenda for Friday's meeting, click here!

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Set up Risers
Date: 10/23/2018, 5 PM 6:30 PM
Peggy the Pint-sized Pirate performance
Date: 10/24/2018, 6 PM 7 PM
A Friday
Date: 10/26/2018
End of the 1st Term
Date: 10/26/2018
"Spooky Campfire Tales" Music / Drama Halloween Collaboration
Date: 10/30/2018, 7 PM 8 PM
B Friday
Date: 11/2/2018
Coffee and Conversation
Date: 11/2/2018, 8:30 AM 9:30 AM