The first step of the application process is for you to learn more about The Academy through our admissions events. Sign up for Academic 开放的房子, Conversations with the Head of School, 艺术系开放日, 和更多的.

More information about 影子天 and other types of visits is at the bottom of the page.




The Chicago Academy for the 艺术 hosts a number of different admissions events throughout the fall and spring. Use the menus below to first choose what type of open house you would like to register for.

These admissions events are designed for students currently in the 7th and 8th grades. 然而, existing high school students who may be looking to transfer are more than welcome to register. More information about each admissions event is below.

学者 at The Academy 开放的房子 are a great way to get to know our academic curriculum. Conversations with the Head of School are informative sessions about our educational philosophy and culture. 最后, 艺术系开放日 will tell you about our specific arts disciplines.

If you would like to register for more than one admissions event, simply indicate that you would like to sign up for another event as prompted below.

If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to reach out to the 招生 Office at 312.421.0202 or email us at

Please contact the Amanda LePard in the 招生 Office directly to schedule a visit. 

Walk-in visitors must schedule a time to visit prior to coming to the school.

The Chicago Academy for the 艺术 is pleased to invite parents to a conversation with Academy Head of School 杰森插座 to learn more about The Academy's educational philosophy. There will also be an opportunity to hear more about our admissions process from Director of Enrollment Management Amanda LePard

The Chicago Academy for the 艺术 is pleased to invite interested families to visit and learn more about 学者 at The Academy. Families will participate in a schedule of five academic classes to explore each of our core subject areas. Each class will be a unique look into our curriculum and direct access to our award-winning faculty. The event will begin promptly at 5:30 p.m. 7点45分结束.m.

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影子天 are an important part of the admissions process. They allow prospective students to see firsthand what it is like to attend The Academy. They also allow Academy faculty to assess whether or not a prospective student is a good fit for our school. Read more about 影子天 here.