The application process opens September 21, 2018

The application process closes November 2, 2018 at 5:00 PM

If you are interested in applying to The Arts Academy At Benjamin Rush, please use the following link:


If you are having trouble with the link,  please go to and follow the prompts for the High School Selection Process.

All students who want to attend our school must audition. Before an audition can be granted, students must first meet all academic criteria:

* Strong academic record [A’s & B’s one C  in a subject other than math or English ] * 95% attendance and punctuality: (No more than 9 days absent or late)
* Excellent behavior  (No suspensions on record)
* 80th percentile or higher on standardized tests

*Please note that all prospective students must apply online.  Click below for instructions.  Students applying from outside the district must have their schools send official transcripts directly to The Arts Academy at Benjamin Rush.  This happens automatically for students who apply within the district.

Click here to download the audition requirements for the Arts Academy at Benjamin Rush.