Culinary & Performing Arts
AP Drawing & Painting
3D Computer Modeling
CPS ADVANCED ARTS PROGRAM (AAP)
The CPS Advanced Arts Program at Gallery 37 is a free college prep program in the arts open to all CPS juniors and seniors.
Study daily with a CPS teacher and an artist from the Joffrey Ballet, the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, the Thelonius Monk Institute, and HHW School for Performing Arts while earning double honors or AP high school credit. Materials and transportation are free!
AAP is offered at a downtown location near various cultural institutions like the Chicago Cultural Center, Harris Theatre, Pritzker Pavillion, Art Institute of Chicago, Gene Siskel Film Center, and the Joffrey Ballet.
2015 Advanced Arts graduate Abdullah Quick from King High School wins Chicago's "Rising Star" Youth Award!
Part of Chicago's Fifth Star Awards, this award celebrates the achievements of Chicago youth demonstrating promise and career aspirations in the arts.
Watch the Fifth Star Awards video here!
Read more about this aspiring young graphic designer here!
IN THE NEWS...
Congrats to our Honors Theatre student, Antwon Funches, for being a 2016 YoungArts Winner!