We offer free year-round programming for San Francisco public high school students. Each session, YAX has visual, performing, and technical arts classes that meet multiple times each week, over the course of 13 weeks.

We are now accepting students for our Fall 2019 FREE arts classes for San Francisco public high school students! Applications are due September 1; early applications are encouraged.

We are offering the following classes for the Fall 2019 session: Architecture Firm, Industrial + Product Design, Black + White Photography, Filmmaking, Music Production, Fashion Design, and Printmaking.

Click here for descriptions, times, and locations of Fall 2019 classes.

Click here for information about summer 2019 arts intensives in ArtBUILD, Music Production, Printmaking & Filmmaking.

: Wednesday, September 4
First day of class: Monday, September 9
Holidays: no class on Monday, October 14 (Indigenous People’s Day), Monday, November 11 (Veteran’s Day), November 25-29 (Thanksgiving Week)
Youth Arts Summit and Film Festival: Friday, December 6 and Saturday, December 7
Last day of class: Wednesday, December 11

Please complete the application form below.

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