AFTA Calendar

Fall Term: August 15, 2016-December 9, 2016 August 15 – Fall Term begins
October TBD – Masterclass/Studio Classes
November 27 – Recital Week
December 5 – Final Week of Regular Lessons for Fall Term
December 12 – Make-up Lesson Week
Spring Term (2017): January 3, 2017-May 26, 2017 January 3 – Spring Term begins
March TBD – Masterclass/Studio Classes
April 23 – Academy Sunday at First Baptist Church
May 15 – Recital Week
May 22 – Final Week of Regular Lessons for Spring Term
May 30 – Make-up Lesson Week
Summer Session 1 (2017):  June 5, 2017-June 31, 2017 June 5 – Summer Session 1 begins
Summer Session 2 (2017):  July 3, 2017-July 28, 2017 July 3 – Summer Session 2 begins
Fall Term (2017): August 14, 2017-December 15, 2017 August 14, 2017 – Fall Term begins

The Academy for the Arts is open Monday-Friday while lessons are in session

AFTA Holidays

The Academy for the Arts is closed for the following holidays:

  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (3rd Monday in January)
  • Memorial Day (last Monday in May)
  • Independence Day (July 4)
  • Labor Day (1st Monday in September)
  • Thanksgiving Day and Friday after
  • Christmas Week (week between Christmas and New Year’s)