First and foremost, our students have an unquenchable thirst for all things art! AAP students have opportunities unimaginable to most high school students because of the daily, two hour, specialized training from CPS teachers and professional artists. Student experiences include EXPO Chicago at Navy Pier, Lyric Opera, Columbia College’s Museum of Contemporary Photography, Museum of Contemporary Art, The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago Shakespeare, and so many more. AAP Students have gone on to study art and music at the finest colleges and universities in the nation, with substantial scholarships.
Choosing to apply for AAP, and acquiring acceptance, will be a life-altering decision that will positively enhance the trajectory of your brilliant artistic journey!