Long Island’s Premier Public High School for the Arts

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    Nassau BOCES Long Island High School for the Arts offers world-class training and preparation for students in Nassau and Suffolk counties who are interested in exploring and pursuing careers in the arts. Over the past four decades, our school has been a home and training ground for talented young artists who are actively and passionately exploring the exciting worlds of dance, drama, filmmaking, instrumental & vocal music, musical theatre, theater technology and visual arts.

    Our beautiful campus is conveniently located in Syosset, New York and features a 350-seat, fully equipped theater, a state-of-the-art digital media production lab, bright and inviting dance and art studios, and specialized music and art classrooms.

    Our dedicated faculty is made up of experienced professionals in their fields who are constantly introducing fresh, exciting, real-life experiences into their classrooms and studio sessions. 

    With more than 98% of our students going on to colleges and conservatories and earning millions of dollars in scholarships each year, college and post-secondary planning and preparation is a top priority. Our students have gone on to study at such institutions as The Juilliard School, Yale University, Syracuse University, Parsons School of Design, Cooper Union, and New York University/Tisch School of the Arts.