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    Does Lusher have school-sponsored dances?

    Yes, the high school has several dances throughout the year including: Back to School Dance, Homecoming Dance, Winter Formal, and Prom. Each of these dances is supervised by school teachers and administration. Middle School holds 2 or 3 dances per...

    Can students start new clubs?

    Yes, there are many student leadership opportunities in high school. Students can found their own club and take a leadership position within that...

    Are athletes allowed to participate in more than one sport within the same sport season?

    Yes, a student can participate in more than one sport, provided both student and coaches coordinate a schedule that is beneficial for the student to achieve and maintain a high level of academic...

    Are students allowed to participate in Arts & Athletics at the same time?

    Yes, individual counseling with the parent, student, and appropriate faculty will be held to develop a plan for students who wish to participate in athletics in addition to CA study. Lusher faculty understands a student’s need to have a full high...

    How intense is the course work in the Certificate of Artistry Program(s) of study?

    The requirements of the CA course work provide students with in-depth knowledge beyond the average arts experience. Maturity, responsibility to complete homework assignments, and regular class attendance are mandatory for a successful...

    If my child is in the Certificate of Artistry Program, is s/he eligible for Advanced Placement (AP) classes and Tulane classes?

    AP classes are available to all students from 9th-12th grade. Eligible juniors and seniors in CA study may take college credit through Tulane...

    Does the Certificate of Artistry course of study meet the state gifted requirements for TAV, TAM, and TAT?

    The state requirement is met based on the 100-minute block per day required for CA classes. The student’s individualized educational plan (IEP) follows a student through high school. The course study for CA classes provides the intense rigor...

    Can my child participate in extra-curricular activities during the Certificate of Artistry 4-year program?

    The course studies for some arts disciplines require a hybrid schedule, which includes classes that extend beyond the regular school day. Individual counseling with the parent, student, and appropriate faculty will be held to develop a plan for...

    Is it possible to select and complete two Certificate of Artistry Programs of study?

    If a student begins preparation in 8th grade by selecting prep classes in the desired arts areas, it is possible. All CA disciplines are 4-year programs. Classes and coursework will be created to facilitate cross-disciplinary...

    My high school student wants to enroll in the Certificate of Artistry Program. What do we need to do?

    Consult the arts pages of this website to review the audition requirements. Learn More about the CA...

    

    My high school student wants to enroll in the Certificate of Artistry Program. What do we need to do?