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Annual Campaign -- Spark Creative Minds!

Our school's biggest fundraising initiative of the year is underway! Can you help us make sure we can offer at least one hour of arts education, every day of the year, to each of our students? Arts Every Day builds creative habits of mind. Click here to learn how you can help!
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First Admissions Information Night - Tuesday, November 27, 5 p.m.

It's Admissions season at SLArts, and we have four Admissions Information Nights scheduled to help prospective students and parents decide if SLArts is right for them. To learn more about SLArts, join us for one of these events to meet our Principal, hear about our program, and take a tour of the school. Current parents, please help us spread the word! Click here to learn more.
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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!
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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!
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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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Welcome Back to School!

We are excited for another great year at SLArts! School starts Wednesday, August 22 at 8:15 a.m. Our "Back to School Tips A - Z" is a good reference for parents and kids about what to bring to school, what to expect, etc... click here to learn more!
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In-Person Registration, Tuesday, August 14!

Back to school is around the corner! Join us on August 14 between 7:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. in the Commons to wrap up your student's registration for the 18-19 school year. Save yourself time in line by paying any outstanding student fees online in Compass! More information and checklists of documents 5th Graders and new students need can be found on our "School Communications" page -- click the headline to see what's there!
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Governing Board Retreat, Wednesday, June 13

SLArts' Governing Board will meet on Wednesday, June 13 to approve the school's budget for the 2018-19 school year and plan for the future. Click the headline for the agenda; location is still being confirmed, we will post as soon as arrangements have been finalized.
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Strategic Planning Survey - Executive Summary

We are grateful for the parents and faculty members who have participated in our Strategic Planning process this spring. Your feedback and suggestions are helping guide the selection of a new school leader, upon Amy's retirement at the end of the 2018-18 school year. Attached is an Executive Summary of what the Strategic Planning surveys told us. In the short term, your suggestions are helping us plan programming now and in the immediate future. In the long term, your feedback will help us share our community values with a new leader and make sure our Governing Board hires someone who understand's SLArts' culture and can lead us into the future. Thank you for contributing your voice!
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