Category for Academic Studio

NOCCA Academic studio/ Media Arts 11th grade student selected to premiere at the All American High School Film Festival In New York

NOCCA is proud to announce that a film by James King, NOCCA Academic Studio/Media Arts 11th grade student, has been selected for screening in New York at the 2014 Varsity Brands All American High School Film Festival.
James’ film will be screened the weekend of October 24-27th at …

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Integrated Sciences Student Wins Statewide Poetry Contest

The winners of the first Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority and 4-H Youth Wetlands Program poetry contest were recently announced. Students wrote and entered more than 400 poems focusing on the theme “Louisiana’s Coast: What Does It Mean to You?”
The contest was divided into three …

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Academic Studio Lottery Info

 
Seats Available by Discipline

Discipline

Number of Seats

Classical Instrumental

2

Creative Writing

5

Culinary Arts

6

Dance

9

Drama

4

Jazz Instrumental

4

Media Arts

5

Musical Theatre

10

Theatre Design

3

Visual Arts

9

Vocal Music

3

Total

60

 
The lottery drawing will be held at 10 am on Tuesday, March 18th.
 

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Photo of the Day

Ceremonial Investiture of U.S. Attorney Polite on December 5, 2013. This photo includes NOCCA Academic Studio Student, Morgan Grant with the Honorable Kenneth Allen Polite Jr.

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NOCCA Student writes article for Huffington Post

Academic Studio student, Payton Smith wrote an article that was featured on Huffington Post. Below is an excerpt:
What’s my spark? Theatricality.
Yes, it’s a funny word, and back in 8th grade I got kind of obsessed with it; I even made up a silly song about …

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Photo of the Day

NOCCA Academic Studio student Morgan chatting with the Attorney General and US Attorney.

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NOCCA a 2013 Transformation Award Winner

NOCCA’s Full-Day Academic Studio Program Recognized By K12 Inc. For Its Innovative Online Curriculum
 
New Orleans Center for Creative Arts (NOCCA) is proud to announce that it has been selected by K12 Inc. as one of the recipients of the 2013 Transformation Awards. NOCCA has …

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Photo of the Day

Winning pumpkin for the NOCCA Jack-o-lantern competition: Amanda Wilkes and Vee Jonau

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NOCCA breaks ground on 60,000-square-foot expansion

The New Orleans Center for Creative Artsbroke ground Wednesday on a $26.6 million, 60,000-square-foot expansion. The school is renovating a 19th-century warehouse next door to its 142,000-square-foot home that opened in 2000 on the Marigny-Bywater line.
City Councilwoman Kristin Gisleson Palmer attended the ceremony, as did alumnus …

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Academic Studio Full-Day School Receives Letter Grade “A” From The State Department of Education

The New Orleans Center for Creative Arts (NOCCA) received historic news from the State Department of Education. As the prestigious arts high school begins its celebration of its 40th anniversary year, NOCCA received the classification of “A” for its innovative Academic Studio full-day academic program. …

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