Education

Hoogland Performing Arts Education inspires creativity, builds connections through the human experience of art, and provides life-changing experiences. Since its creation in 2012, the program has provided Central Illinois with the premier youth and adult performing arts education program fostering a safe environment to nurture creative talent, supporting positive self-image, and infusing artistic leaders into the community.

First-grade students through high school seniors immerse themselves in coursework, performances, and leadership opportunities. Through Hoogland's multifaceted education program, students successfully advance in university study, the entertainment industry, and building self-confidence to pursue their dreams.

A note on the 2021-2022 Hoogland Ed. year:
Hoogland Performing Arts Education Program is committed to the safety of our students, teachers, and families. Following CDC recommendations and the Restore Illinois plan, classes are anticipated to be in person for the 2021–2022 academic year. Some weekday educational courses may be offered in a virtual format. All students participating in in-person classes at the Hoogland Center for the Arts must be fully vaccinated.