We are a K-8 Special Interest Magnet School. All students participate in the arts (dance, drama, music, & visual arts).
DCSD 2023-2024 School Choice Open Enrollment Dates: Jan. 6 to Feb. 10, 2023.
Step 1: Click HERE for more information about the DCSD School Choice process. Families and applicants are encouraged to tour DESA and attend a tour and/or application support meeting (see Application & Tour Info below). Step 2: Gr. K-8 Click HERE to complete the School Choice Online Application Form for gr. K-8. Go to step 3 to apply for gr. 4-8.
Step 4: Complete the DESA audition process
Audition Information for grades 4-8
Learn More About DESA