|Salt Lake School for the Performing Arts exists to provide students with a wide variety of exceptional educational training and unparalleled opportunities in the performing arts. Through a diverse range of academics and rigorous, disciplined performing arts instruction, we prepare our students to compete successfully in pursuit of higher education, professional careers and life-long learning.|
* Salt Lake School for the Performing Arts is a unique, high-quality, educational program that develops responsible, independent, creative young adults.
* A strong academic program unlocks and supports the artistic potential of students.
* Students learn best in a participative and creative environment, within a framework of high standards in teacher and student outcomes.
* The performing arts enable students to work in a creative, cooperative and collaborative manner while promoting independent thinking.
* SPA graduates are prepared for post high school academic and professional pursuits.
* Each student has unique strengths, talents, and has the potential to make a positive difference in society.
* Imagination, passion, dreams, and curiosity are gateways to learning.
* Learning involves embracing challenges and being willing to take risk.
* Education is a team effort involving students, families, teachers, and community.
* Students who are actively supported by family and friends, achieve higher levels of performance