What is NESA?

The North East School of the Arts (NESA) is a gifted and talented program in the arts which offers high school students (9-12th grade) highly specialized instruction with working professionals in the fields of Creative Writing, Cinema, Visual Arts, Instrumental Music, Dance, Musical Theater, and Technical Theater. NESA is structured as a magnet program on the campus of Legacy of Educational Excellence (LEE) High School.

NESA provides a rigorous academic environment and customized curriculum designed to encourage artistic excellence as well as integration with multiple arts disciplines. NESA students study daily with our unique staff of professional educators who are also working artists with significant training an

d experience in their individual disciplines. NESA students also participate in master classes and seminars with professional artists and have multiple opportunities to showcase their talents. Come join our Tribe!

Winter Application Deadlines:

Application Due: January 22nd, 2021

Auditions: February 6th, 2021

Spring Application Deadlines:

Application due: April 16th, 2021

Auditions: May 1st, 2021

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