Hanover Insurance Academy of the ARTS at Burncoat
Worcester Public Schools to launch a new advanced academy, the Hanover Insurance Academy of the ARTS, at the Burncoat Campus for the 2017-2018 school year.
The Hanover Insurance Academy of the Arts is a partnership between the Worcester Public Schools and The Hanover Insurance Group, Inc. This collaborative partnership will provide rigorous courses embedded in the arts and service learning. Students will benefit from an education that integrates visual and media arts, dance, music, theater and exposes them to a variety of cultural experiences.
The Hanover Insurance Academy for the Arts is a program designed for gifted and talented students, grades 7 -12 in the City of Worcester located on the Burncoat Campus. The program supports students in developing a strong academic foundation, which will enable them to be strategic thinkers, complex problem solvers, effective communicators, creative collaborators and active contributing members in the community. Students will demonstrate mastery of concepts and content through a variety of performances and interdisciplinary projects.
Information sessions for families will be held on Thursday, 3/9, and Tuesday, 3/21, at 6:00pm at Burncoat Middle School.