Elite Visual and Performing Arts Program is developed for students who desire to thrive academically while pursuing their passion for the arts.

VAPA stands for “Visual and Performing Arts.” This includes but is not limited to music, theatre, acting, painting, sculpting, sound production, stage design, and more!

The Elite Visual and Performing Arts Program (VAPA) offers Elite Homeschool, Flex and Virtual students unparalleled flexibility, individual support and resources to excel in both the arts and in school. They have the unique opportunity to learn and grow with the help and guidance of teachers who are as passionate for the arts as they are knowledgeable.

Our experienced staff members have graduated from prestigious arts colleges and possess a keen knowledge in many subject areas, including, but not limited to:

  • Acting
  • Dance
  • Singing
  • Musical theatre
  • Music (Instruments)
  • Stage Combat
  • Acting for the Camera
  • Cinematography
  • Shakespeare Technique
  • Audition Technique
  • Literature and Criticism
  • Creative Writing
  • Voice Speech
  • Spoken Word Poetry
  • Movement

The ArtSeen Club

Grades 3-12

The ArtSeen Club is a peer-social group providing positive opportunities for students to connect with peers in fun and meaningful ways through equitable and diverse activities related to the arts. Ultimately, this club will encourage students to discover authentic ways to express themselves and participate by stepping into real-life roles that add intrinsic value and purpose to their lives.

Interested in joining?
Contact Mrs. Ciceri at
[email protected] or 866-354-8302 ext. 708.


The Core Us Club

Grades 3-12

The main purpose of this new social club will be to connect diverse students in fun and meaningful ways through the positive power of music and expression. Peers will have opportunities to listen to each other and share stories that add significant value to the songs we will sing together. Students will be divided into 3 age groups: 3-5th grades, 6-8th grades and 9-12th grades.

Interested in joining?
Contact Mrs. Ciceri at
[email protected] or 866-354-8302 ext. 708.


The Connection Seen Webinar Series

An industry professional monthly webinar series! Elite students are able to learn from an expert in the field and have their direct questions answered.


Stay Tuned 

Amy Ciceri

Meet Amy Ciceri, VAPA Lead!

[email protected]
866-354-8302 ext. 708

Amy has been teaching K-12 for over twelve years, and most recently pioneered a successful HS performing arts program for the last eight years. She is most excited about designing unique and invaluable learning experiences for our diverse students that will ultimately empower them and help them gain self-efficacy, empathy, and authentic purpose through the power of music and the arts!

Explore an enrichment program that allows you to pursue your passion.

Frequently Asked Questions

The Visual and Performing Arts program at Elite is among our school’s list of exciting and engaging opportunities. Elite Students with an interest in the Arts have an opportunity to take exciting virtual courses and have hands-on experiences with any one of our many highly qualified Visual and Performing Arts partners.

Elite has many Visual and Performing Arts partners. Our school is interested in honoring the desires of our families, and we have made sure to provide a list of our own highly qualified partners, and also a list of parent/student recommended partners. All partners are rigorously vetted by our Visual and Performing Arts Lead, James Fowler.

All Elite TK-12  students are welcome to participate in the Visual and Performing Arts program. All high school students are required by the State of California to complete a specific amount of VAPA units toward graduation; this can be completed through a series of online, independent studies courses, or even through one of our VAPA partnerships.

Elite Academic Academy is currently offering proprietary Visual and Performing Arts curriculum to our students. During our Summer year-round track, students have the opportunity to participate in a variety of Visual and Performing Arts programs hosted by our VAPA partners, and using the Elite Visual and Performing Arts curriculum. Students also have opportunities to take these courses during all school tracks.