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About us:

The Center for the Arts attracts students from Chesterfield and beyond who are highly interested and talented in music, theatre, dance or the visual arts. Students explore and expand their creative potential in an exciting and unique arts community within a fully comprehensive high school.  

Thomas Dale High School is a fully accredited public high school in Chester,VA offering a wide range of academic and arts classes, clubs, sports, and service organizations. 

The program is designed to provide a well-rounded education offering exceptional core academic classes suited to each student's needs. We offer a wide range of academic courses, including: Honors, Advanced Placement, and Dual Enrollment which are coupled with unique and challenging visual and performing arts' honors courses. Our goal is to prepare our young artists for the rigors of collegiate studies and enlighten them for a future of professional opportunities.

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