•  A Message From The Principal
    Principal Melanie Hammer Dear Prospective Student:

    We appreciate your interest in applying and auditioning for admission to Douglas Anderson School of the Arts, where arts and academics meet in excellence.

    After reading all requirements in full:

    • Complete the Online Audition Form
    • Have at least two Recommendation forms completed by current art area instructors and mailed to DA Admissions.
    • Thoroughly read and then sign the Parent/Student Contract and Release forms and mail or fax them in to Douglas Anderson School of the Arts, or at the very latest bring them to the audition

    Plan to attend one of the following auditions for the 2020-2021 school year:

    Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at 5:00 p.m.


    Tuesday, January 28, 2020 at 5:00 p.m.

    Please arrive on time. It is critical that at least one parent/guardian accompanies you to the theatre. While you are auditioning your parent/guardian will remain in the theatre for the required information session with the principal. Parking is located at the back of the school off White Avenue.

    We recommend you schedule a tour of the school prior to the audition. If you have questions after reading the enclosed information or would like to schedule a tour, please call Ms. Juarez at 346-5620 ext. 1107999951.  In addition, you may e-mail any questions that you may have to DAAdmissions@duvalschools.org.

    We wish you the best as you develop your educational goals.


    Melanie Hammer, Principal