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New Student Open House Offered at Toledo School for the Arts

Posted Jan 25th, 2013 by Lindsay Williams  Category: Education

 

NEW STUDENT OPEN HOUSE OFFERED AT TOLEDO SCHOOL FOR THE ARTS
Educators Expect 400+ Visitors to Excellent-Rated Arts Charter

TOLEDO, OH- Toledo School for the Arts’ Open House will be held this Saturday. Open House is THE event for students and their families who seek a rigorous academic curriculum without sacrificing the artistic opportunities that ignite creative thinking. Rated “Excellent” by the Ohio Department of Education for seven consecutive years, TSA is open to any Ohio student grades 6-12 absolutely tuition free.

The TSA Open House begins at 10am on January 26th and includes extensive student-led school tours, a session with our Director and Board President, the opportunity to meet our teachers, a Student Organization fair, performances, gallery exhibitions, refreshments with TSA Parents’ Organization, application drop-off, and time with Enrollment Counselors.

Last year TSA welcomed approximately 300 families to this popular event, which is the culmination of the school’s enrollment season. This year over 400 visitors are anticipated, as TSA has announced significant growth at the high school level- accepting up to 60 additional students. Applications are accepted now through February 6th for the 2013-14 school year, and a lottery will be held on March 1st for admissions.

Parents of TSA students often remark on feeling like they have “truly won the lottery.” Bring your family to Open House and find out why.

Toledo School for the Arts is proudly sponsored by Bowling Green State University. A perfect balance of arts and academics, TSA is a tuition-free school featuring rigorous academics and award-winning music, dance, theatre and visual arts. The school serves over 570 students from 23 school districts. TSA is a safe, diverse community sharing ARTnerships with Toledo-Lucas County Public Library, Toledo Symphony, Toledo Museum of Art, Valentine Theatre, Toledo Rep, The Arts Commission and more, fully utilizing downtown Toledo to provide an incomparably rich campus experience. The school’s mission is to provide students with creative opportunities to achieve personal and academic success through arts-based learning. TSA prepares students as lifelong learners and productive members of society with appreciation for, and competence in, the arts.

CONTACT:
Dave Gierke, TSA Development Director | 419.246.8732×223 | dgierke@ts4arts.org
Lindsay Williams, TSA Press Liaison | 419.246.8732×224 | lwilliams@ts4arts.org

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