Enabling the Development of the Artistic & Academic Potential of Each Student

SCPA is a world-class public K-12 arts school where dedicated students prepare for a lifelong involvement in artistic and scholastic pursuits.

The mission of SCPA is to foster independent thinking in a creative and challenging environment. By providing a diversified curriculum and environment for bright and talented individuals, we seek to offer preparation for higher education and professions in the arts.

What’s Happening at SCPA?

Rain didn't cloud first day excitement as students head back to school ...
Happiness and smiles as we head back to school
Local 12's very own Shelia Gray was able to get a look at CPS's "Tech Truck," which will travel around and promote high-tech education to teachers and students alike.
Cincinnati Public Schools announced the launch of new programming at seven elementary schools, part of a multiyear commitment to strengthen neighborhood schools, and celebrated a historic preschool expansion partnership at annual State of the Schools.

Artistic Program

SCPA is extremely fortunate to have the Mayerson Artistic Excellence Program. Through a generous grant each year from the Mayerson Foundation, high school students have the unique opportunity to work with visiting artists from around the world. Here is a glimpse into the School for Creative and Performing Arts.

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Help us Make the Magic!

The SCPA FUND is a non-profit organization created to support the mission of academic and artistic excellence at the School for Creative and Performing Arts.

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box office information

HOURS

Monday-Friday
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

PHONE

(513) 363-8000

ADDRESS

108 W. Central Parkway
Cincinnati, OH 45202