Kensington High School for Creative and Performing Arts (CAPA)
About this school...
To provide our students with a rigorous academic program and comprehensive educational experiences in a safe, supportive learning environment, which will prepare students for post-secondary studies, careers, and opportunities in the fields of the expressive arts.
LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Platinum High School, 2011; AYP, 2011; Blue Ribbon Commission, 2011
Points of pride:
Participants in the Philadelphia Post Secondary Program, which supports a college- and career-going environment; Rigorous Film and Cinematography Program (a certified CTE program); made AYP in 2011 and met 80% of our targets on our academic report card; full-time college access coordinator
Career & Technical Education programs:
Film-making and Cinematography
Calculus AB, English Literature & Composition, Environmental Science
Arts activities and classes:
Vocal music; instrumental music classes; visual arts instruction; film/video instruction; dance instruction; theater instruction; choir; band; drum line; dance group; school play
Activities & special programs:
Theater; stage crew; Bible Club; academic tutoring; dance; journalism; yearbook; student government
Baseball, Basketball, Football, Soccer, Volleyball
Basketball, Soccer, Softball, Volleyball