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  • Steep Canyon

    Percussionists in a workshop with Mike Ashworth of the Steep Canyon Rangers.

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  • Dinner Party Plate Creation

    3rd graders working on plates for The Dinner Party Project

  • Winter Arts Festival 2017
  • OBX 2017 Spell ArtSpace

    Taken at the Cape Hatteras Light – 8th Grade Trip 2017

Executive Director Lori Cozzi Receives Award from Arts Integration Organization

Executive Director Lori Cozzi Receives Award from Arts Integration Organization

Last week A+ Schools of North Carolina named Lori Cozzi, Executive Director of ArtSpace Charter School, the 2017 Gerry D. Howell A+ Educator of the Year.  What follows is the article posted on the A+ Schools…

The Little Prince: Time Bandits – A Multilayered Performance

The Little Prince: Time Bandits – A Multilayered Performance

Recently 4th grade students at ArtSpace Charter School performed an original multi-layered social studies play entitled “The Little Prince Time Bandits”.  This piece combined puppet theater segments adapted from Antoine St. Exupery’s existential fable, The…

ArtSpace Grateful for Partnership with Old Depot Association

ArtSpace Grateful for Partnership with Old Depot Association

Over the years ArtSpace Charter School has depended on the generosity of various community organizations to support special programming that would not be affordable otherwise.  ArtSpace is very grateful for their continued relationship with the…

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What we learn with excitement and passion stays with us for a lifetime. That’s the secret of ArtSpace.

Since 2001, ArtSpace Charter School has delivered an innovative education to the children of Western North Carolina through the integration of the arts. Arts-Integrated education naturally harnesses the joy of discovery and creation to give students the skills they need for a rich and successful life. At our school, students’ academic lives are marked with the milestones of their own creation. Abstract concepts leave tangible results – artistic achievements, mastery of skills, lasting memories of proud performances – these educational artifacts testify to an exceptional culture. And that culture creates exceptional human beings.

ArtSpace Charter School is proud to be a K-8, tuition-free public charter school. Explore our website to find out more of what makes our community such a special place.