Executive Dean: Katy Cardenas

Office Manager: Jaimie Moldt

Business Manager: Barbara Degruccio

High School Registrar: Martha Pena



1216 E. Apache Blvd. Tempe AZ

(480) 481-9235

NSAA Offices will be closed from June 29th until July 20th, please contact Katy Cardenas for any inquiries. 480-252-5414

High School Auditions and Interviews - June 2nd, 2015 from 9 -3, August 1st, 2015, 9-3

High School Registration: August 5th, 9-4

Middle School Diagnostic Testing: August 5, 2015, 9-12


Congratulations to the Graduating class of 2015 - Great Job!




The New School for the Arts & Academics (NSAA) is a tuition-free public charter schools serving grades 6 thru 12 specializing in visual, performing, and literary arts providing a college-preparatory academic curriculum at the high school.

This website is student driven under the supervision of Christian McAniff (webmaster) Please feel free to send us edits or problems, as it is a constant work in progress. Thank You.

Board Meetings: Proposed Budget will be held June 23rd, High School at 11:00 and Middle School at 11:30

Adopted Budget will be held July 7th, High School at 11:00 and Middle School at 11:30

Please check the calender to see more information and forms for the meetings and forms.

Pursuant to A.R.S. §38-431.02, NSAA High School and Middle School hereby states that all notices of the meetings of NSAA High School and Middle School will be posted on the bulletin board in the main building of the school for announcements and on our website calendar. The location is open to the public Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Such notices will indicate the date, time, and place of the meeting and will include an agenda or information concerning the manner in which the public may obtain an agenda for the meeting.