AFTA Calendar

Fall Term: August 14 – December 15, 2017 August 14 – Fall Term begins
December 4-8 – Recital Week
December 11-15 – Final Week of Regular Lessons for Fall Term
December 18-22 – Make-up Lesson Week
Spring Term: January 2 – May 25, 2018 January 2 – Spring Term begins
April 22 – Academy Sunday at First Baptist Church
May 14-19 – Recital Week
May 21-25 – Final Week of Regular Lessons for Spring Term
May 29-June 1 – Make-up Lesson Week
Summer Session 1 (2018):  June 4-June 29, 2018 June 4 – Summer Session 1 begins
Summer Session 2 (2018):  July 2-July 27, 2018 July 2 – Summer Session 2 begins
Fall Term (2018): August 13, 2018-December 14, 2019 August 13, 2018 – 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 (4th Thursday in November), and Friday after
  • Christmas Week (week between Christmas and New Year’s)