UPDATE: The application process for the 2016-2017 school year is now closed.  Applications for the 2017-2018 School year will be available in October 2016.

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Preview Days - Explore the Arts!

Students who are passionate about the arts and looking for opportunities to discover and develop their talents are invited to join the Orange County School of the Arts.  Whether you want pre-professional arts training and an award-winning academic program as a full-time student, or would like to enroll in part-time summer, weekend or evening community arts classes, the Orange County School of the Arts is the place for you.

Join us for the 2017-2018 school year—paint, dance, write, cook, film, sing, design, act, play an instrument—get inspired today!

Each preview session will provide prospective parents and students with a general overview of the school’s academic and arts programs, presented by Dr. Ralph Opacic, executive director and president, and members of the school administration.  Student applicants and their families will also have the opportunity to meet with the arts conservatory directors.
It is not necessary to submit an application for admission if you wish to register for Preview Day

Preview Sessions for
Prospective Students and their Parents

Preview Day for the 2017-2018 School Year!

It is not necessary to submit an application for admission if you wish to register for Preview Day

In order to accommodate the large number of anticipated attendees, this Preview Day will offer four (4) scheduled “School & Academic Overview" sessions. The same information is presented at each of the following sessions.

Please register for only one (1) after you click the link below.

9:30 AM

10:15 AM

11:00 AM

11:45 AM


Once you have selected your “School & Academic Overview” time slot, you may also attend up to four (4) arts conservatory presentations throughout the day, as follows:

10:15 AM

11:00 AM

11:45 AM

12:30 PM


For example, if you elect to attend the “School & Academic Overview” at 11:00 AM, you may attend up to three arts conservatory presentations of your choice at 10:15 AM, 11:45 AM, and 12:30 PM.  You do not need to register for the conservatory presentations in advance.

Please CLICK HERE to view a detailed schedule including locations and room numbers for each of the arts conservatory presentations.

Select the link below to register
Sat., Jan. 14, 2017

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