Yocum Institute For Arts Education

  • The Yocum Institute for Arts Education's mission is "To connect and enrich our community through arts education, creative performance and innovative programs. The Yocum Institute is a multidiscipline arts organization offering on-site instruction in Music, Voice, Theater and visual arts. It also has an Arts-Integrated Preschool and Kindergarten, an Art Gallery and a Black Box Theater.Accessibility to the arts is an important part of Yocum Institute programs which is reflected in extensive outreach programs made possible through partnerships with public & private schools, colleges and universities and county libraries and other non profits.

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School Overview

School TypeAlternative School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association for the Education of Young Children
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Year Founded1934
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students66 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Yocum Institute For Arts Education Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers1 teacher

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

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    Grades: PK-K | 175 students
    1.9 miles
    2250 Ridgewood Rd
    Reading, PA 19610
    (610) 320-9995
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