A Creative and Performing Arts Magnet School
Pittsburgh CAPA 6–12 is a Creative and Performing Arts Magnet School located in the heart of Pittsburgh’s Downtown Cultural District. The mission of Pittsburgh CAPA 6–12 is to provide every student in grades 6–12 with a comprehensive academic program rooted in a superior quality arts education experience that encourages excellence and success in their personal development as artists and cultural leaders.
Check back in September for updated information about the application and audition process for the 2019-20 school year.
Application Guides and Resources
Outline Guides for Audition Process and Requirements
Pittsburgh CAPA 6−12 audition process (PDF)
Pittsburgh CAPA 6-12 audition requirements by art form (PDF)
Pittsburgh CAPA 6-12 artistic recommendation form* (PDF)
*This document is also available in the online application, and is required of all applicants
Quick Links for EnrollmentGeneral Resources
Neighborhood School Search
What Documents Do I Need?
What are Central Support Clerks?
General Magnet FAQ
Opportunity Scholarship Tax Credit (OSTC)
Academic ProgramsSchools and Programs
Magnet Registration Guide
CAPA Registration Guide
Magnet Options and Offerings
Career and Technical (CTE) Programs