Admission to our school

Acceptance to Rosa Parks Arts High Shool is based on a competitive audition and review of student records to ensure success in both the demanding studio work and the challenging academic programs. Students who are Paterson residents in the 8th grade are eligible to audition.

Students may audition for one of the following: Art, Dance, Drama, Instrumental Music/Piano/Vocal, Theatre, and Communication Arts.

  • For further information, please contact Sharon Stephens (Supervisor of Guidance)
    at 973-321-0520

Important Dates

Admission and Audition Guidelines will be posted the week of November 2nd
  • Must be submitted in by
    December 12, 2016
  • Takes place
    Thursday, Jauary 7, 2016, 4-5 PM (for scheduled auditionees, parents, counselors, teachers)
  • Orientation
  • January 16-19, 2017Audition Dates
  • Within 30 days of auditionAcceptance