Music applications for ages 6-11 are still being accepted on a rolling basis. Please apply online below.
For the Visual Arts program, please apply in person August 19-21 from 3:30-5:30 pm at the Royale (Visual Arts building).
Applications for the academic programs, SmartStart (grades K-5), Bridges (grades 6-10) and College Success (grades 11-12), are now closed for the 2019-20 school year.
ACADEMICS (SMARTSTART, BRIDGES, COLLEGE and CAREER SUCCESS)
A structured program of exceptional academic support and enrichment for elementary through high school. Open enrollment is available for the summer session in late April/early May and for the academic school year in early July. Apply online.
SmartStart Elementary serves grades 1-5 (Summer session grades 2-5)
Bridges Middle School Program serves grades 6-10
College and Career Success serves grades 11-12 and HOLA alumni
Enrollment into HOLA's College and Career Success program is available to rising 11th and 12th grade students currently enrolled at HOLA through any previous academic, arts, or athletics program. Senior programming is available in the Fall of each academic year and runs from September through June; students must enroll before September 15th.
ARTS (MUSIC, SCIARTS, and visual arts)
Music provides introductory through advanced orchestra, music theory, symphonic wind ensemble, chamber group, big band, and rock band instruction. Open enrollment is available for the Summer, Fall, Winter, and Spring sessions. Apply online or on site.
Scientific Arts (SciArts) provides project-based learning in science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics (STEAM), grounded in a Maker-style education. Open enrollment is available for the Summer, Fall, Winter and Spring sessions. Apply online or on site.
Visual Arts provides an extensive arts curriculum designed and delivered by established and emerging artists. Visit the Visual Arts page for enrollment dates. Must apply in person at the Royale (Visual Arts building).
athletics (Soccer, basketball, and Physical Education)
Athletics provides leagues, clinics, physical education, and active camps, promoting personal development, health, fitness, and exemplary sportsmanship. Soccer and Basketball leagues are open to individuals or full teams (schools, community-based organizations, local club teams, or church teams). Apply on site at Lafayette Recreation Center.
Summer Active Camp for boys and girls ages 8-14, rolling open enrollment in late May/early June.
Elementary and Middle School Soccer League for boys and girls ages 7-14, open enrollment in August.
High School Soccer League for boys and girls ages 14-18, open enrollment in February.
Junior Jumpshot Youth Basketball League for boys and girls ages 7-14, open enrollment in August and March.
Central City Basketball Association for boys ages 14-18, open enrollment in November.
Central City Girls Basketball League for ages 14-18, open enrollment in June.