The mission of this school is to provide for the success of our students. Students of today must be able to adjust to the rapidly changing technology and society that we live in. The High School for Contemporary Arts will use all the resources available to prepare students. Technology will be emplyed in all of the arts and academics to provide our students with the experience they need to to be able to succeed in this technological world. Using the interest in the arts held by manly of our students, the High School for Contemporary Arts will provide an environment where the arts will be used to develop our students' artistic abilities, academic achievement, and cultural empowerment.