THE APPLICATION PROCESS FOR ADMISSIONS FOR THE 2017-18 SCHOOL HAS CONCLUDED. THE PROCESS WILL RE-OPEN IN SEPTEMBER OF 2017 FOR THE 2018-19 SCHOOL YEAR.
The Arts Academy at Benjamin Rush is a student-centered community that encourages intellectual growth and curiosity while promoting academic excellence in and through the arts.
Before an audition can be granted, students must first meet all academic criteria:
* Strong academic record [A’s & B’s ]
* Excellent attendance and punctuality: (No more than 15 days absent or late)
* Excellent behavior (No suspensions on record)
* 80th percentile on standardized tests
*Please note that all prospective students must apply online. Click below for instructions. Students applying from outside the district must have their schools send official transcripts directly to The Arts Academy at Benjamin Rush. This happens automatically for students who apply within the district.
Click here to download the audition requirements for the Arts Academy at Benjamin Rush.
CLICK HERE FOR AN OVERVIEW OF THE SCHOOL SELECTION PROCESS FOR THE SCHOOL DISTRICT OF PHILADELPHIA. (WILL BE UPDATED SHORTLY)