A Sneak Peek at Next Year’s Calendar

In the meantime, here are just a few of the need-to-knows. Download the Summer Checklist here and get ready for an awesome year coming soon.


A male and a female Parker Performing Arts School students are smiling and waving at the camera.


Important Fall Dates


Access to the 2024-25 school calendar is available on our website. Mark your calendar with these important dates:


  • August 5th - New Student Camp
  • August 12th – Meet & Greet
  • August 14th - First day of school for students
  • August 20th – Late Start Tuesdays begin

               (9:00am for middle school, 9:15am for elementary school)

  • September 2nd – Labor Day: no school
  • October 14th-18th – Fall Break: no school
A group of Parker Performing Arts middle school students turns from the front of a classroom to look at the camera and smile.

Before School Begins . . .


Order uniforms now to ensure they arrive in time for the first day.


Stock up on school supplies early.


Registration is now open for Spotlight before and after care. The Spotlight program is open to all enrolled students with doors opening at 6:30am and closing at 6:00pm.
Let family and friends know a few spots are still available for K-8 students to enroll at PPA for the next school year. Our creative school for creative kids is the only tuition-free, arts-focused K-8 public charter school in Douglas County. No auditions and no tuition required. Join us for the 2024-25 school year!




About Parker Performing Arts School


Parker Performing Arts School (PPA) is a public, tuition free performing arts school serving elementary and middle school students, chartered by the Douglas County School District. We deliver the art of education combining a rigorous academic curriculum and daily training in performing and visual arts We accept all K-8 students interested in pursuing their artistic passion. Enroll now.