The Harid Conservatory
- The HARID Conservatory, in Boca Raton, Florida, was established in 1987 to provide superior professional training for gifted young dancers.
- Students from across the United States and from other countries are selected for enrollment through audition.
- Artistic talent and physical capability are the main criteria for admission.
- HARID’s fine-arts curriculum is tuition free for all students during the academic year.
|School Type||School with Special Program Emphasis|
|Grades Offered||Grades 9-12|
|Summer School Offered||Yes|
|Total Students||38 students|
|Student Body Type||n/a|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 41%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||6 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||6:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|Average Class Size||14 students|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||Feb. 28|
|Tuition Notes||All students admitted for the academic year receive a full-tuition scholarship.|
|Admissions Director||Sister Elizabeth Ross, Registrar|
|Admissions Associate||Janet Trivino, Admin. Asst.|
- HARID offers high-school-age students comprehensive ballet training and an enriched academic education within a carefully supervised boarding-school environment. The four-year curriculum includes ballet and related dance courses (pointe, variations, partnering, men’s work); character, modern, jazz, and Spanish dance; Pilates; music studies; dance and music history; nutrition; kinesiology; ballet pedagogy; career-related seminars; and dance performance.
- Academic studies are undertaken on campus via a structured and supervised virtual-school program utilizing Aventa Learning’s award-winning curriculum.Graduates receive a high-school diploma and, for those who qualify, a HARID Conservatory Certificate of Completion.
- Each year, a four-week Summer School is offered for students 13–16 years of age. Auditions for the Summer School are held in January and February each year.
- HARID is an accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Dance and is recognized as a high school by the State of Florida. Aventa Learning is accredited by the Northwest Accreditation Commission.
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