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Introduction

CAREER & Performing ArtS ACADEMY
CAPA is a diverse and unique small learning community that exposes its student to various career pathways through a rigorous curriculum that emphasizes critical thinking, effective communication, and respect for diversity in a safe, technological environment supported by community involvement. 
 
 
STAFF:
Administrator: ................................................Abe Casavi
 
 
 
CAPA includes an emphasis on career & university preparation
but in addition it features:
 
 
Performing Arts:                                  Visual Arts:
      •     Dance                                                  •     Painting
      •     The Marching Band
      •     Access to the Mariachi
      •     Access to the Orchestra
 
 
 
School for Advanced Studies:
      •     AP and Honors Courses     •     Academic Decathlon
 
 
Student Clubs:
     
Future Teachers of America
      Lets Erase the Stigma
      CAPA Club
      Performance Club
      Interact
      Spanish Club
      School Police Explorers
      California Scholarship Federation
 
 
 
Friends and Partnerships of CAPA:
      Fourth Street Elementary                                      (Education)
      East Los Angeles Sheriff’s Station                        (Law Enforcement)
      East Los Angeles Doctor’s Hospital                      (Medicine)
      House of Blues                                                     (Performing Arts)
      K-LOVE Univision                                               (Media)
      East Los Angeles Courthouse                                (Law)
      School Police                                                        (Law Enforcement)
      LA County Fire Department                                 (Medicine)
      East Los Angeles Rotary Club                              (Business)
      East Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce             (Business)
      East Los Angeles Skills Center                             (Vocational)
      California Highway Patrol                                    (Law Enforcement)
      NBC Studios/Telemundo                                      (Media)
      JPL / NASA                                                        (Engineering)