Nationally Recognized Academic Program

Based on the belief that creative artistry is fueled by intellectual insight, California School of the Arts – San Gabriel Valley (CSArts-SGV) provides a rigorous, college-preparatory academic program to students in grades 9-12, which aligns with Common Core State Standards and includes an array of Advanced Placement classes. CSArts-SGV is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) and has been recognized for its high standard in arts and academic programming by the Arts Schools Network as a recipient of the New and Emerging School Award.

Through an innovative partnership with the Duarte Unified School District, students in grades 7-8 take academic classes at DUSD’s K-8 schools, and are bussed to CSArts-SGV in the afternoon to attend arts conservatory classes. DUSD has a 1:1 technology initiative.


Nationally Recognized Academic Program


In collaboration with Citrus Community College, CSArts-SGV students are able to take up to two years of transferable college courses for free while enrolled at CSArts-SGV.

18 AP Classes

1:1 Technology

6 Honors Classes

Small Student/Teacher Ratio

Fully Credentialed Faculty

College & Academic Advising