Join GCAA for their Open House December 4th from 10AM-2PM. Come tour our school, meet the staff, and principals!             Join GCAA for their Open House December 4th from 10AM-2PM. Come tour our school, meet the staff, and principals!             Join GCAA for their Open House December 4th from 10AM-2PM. Come tour our school, meet the staff, and principals!

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Creative. Genius.

Welcome to Grand Center Arts Academy

Founded in 2010, Grand Center Arts Academy is a St. Louis public charter middle and high school located in the heart of St. Louis’ vibrant cultural arts district.  We currently serve grades 6-12. Our mission is to serve students with a meaningful, well-rounded education that includes a strong emphasis in visual and performing arts and a deep commitment to academic excellence. We strongly believe in community engagement, multi-cultural understanding, service and good citizenship.

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Fall Edition: Confluence Connect

This year we are back for in-person learning! We have begun to settle back into our new routines and reunite with our teachers and classmates to rebuild the in-person relationships that we have missed so much. Continue to read about what our Confluence Academies' campuses have planned for this school year!
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A Home of Creativity: Grand Center Arts Academy

A great day to explore the different academic pathways you can experience at Grand Center Arts Academy. Dr. Carter-Oliver, CEO of Confluence Academies, talks about how Grand Center Arts Academy incorporates a curriculum to fit the needs of all our students. Whether they have an interest in music, arts, dance, or theater, we foster an environment to help our students succeed.

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Enrollment and Opportunities

We invite you to take a tour of our schools and visit with our enrollment team to learn more about all that Confluence has to offer.