CACS supports social development, self and community awareness and dedication to social justice
Creative Arts is a California Distinguished School
CACS was selected for the Distinguished School Award by the California Department of Education to honor schools that are inspirational and exemplary, and who have made strides to close the achievement gap.
Creative Arts students explore and learn the core subjects of language arts, math, science, and social studies through direct experience and a hands-on curriculum with an arts-integrated focus.
87% of our graduates attend one of their top choice high schools including Balboa, City Arts and Technology, Drew, Gateway, June Jordan, Leadership, Lincoln, Lowell, and School of the Arts.
You may have noticed a new look in the hallways or on school missives over the past several weeks. The Creative Arts Charter School name is suddenly surrounded by color and texture, and you may have also seen a small "Est. 1994" line added. This is the result of...read more
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Come help prepare our school world for the 2017-18 school year! Build things, organize art supplies, do some deep cleaning, and get to know your fellow school community members over coffee and snacks. We all make this school happen by leaning on our wonderful,...read more
Come gather at our traditional welcome coffee on the first day of school, August 21st, 2017. Fernando may even say a few words. It's nice to stop in, have some coffee, try to connect names and faces once again, and maybe even meet some new fellow parents & staff. And...read more