D i g i t a l A r t s Te c h n o l o g y A c a d e m y ’sDigital Imaging ProgramFocusing Student Creativity
The Basics (DATA) Began 10+ years ago California Partnership Lighthouse Academy We have students for 4 years Articulate w/feeder schools & teachers (Di) Skill Building > ‘Challenges’
What we do Who are you? Why are you here? Where do you want to go? Students ‘focus’ their creativityToo many kids have no idea as to what careers are actually out there!
Community PartnershipsThese ranging from the PS Art Museum, Apple Education, local media arts, festivals, El PaseoFashion Week, and now even local solar power!Key Component: Establishes signiﬁcant relationships with career professionals
Local Global CollaborationsThe Rio Vista Collaborations to The Student Creative.Key Component: Authentic Audience and digital publishing available to the WORLD
Studio Location College Museum ToursMany of our students never go past the wind mills.Key Component: Establishes insight into college and careers.
SkillsUSA Skills Leadership Student MentoringFurther interaction w/professionalsKey Components: Professional behaviors, build resumes for college and scholarships,reteach their passions w/middle schoolers!
Celebrate Online In ‘Print’ 51 Stores (World Wide)Share creativity with our local and global communityKey Component: This is the Authentic Audience!
Photography Animation Graphics Illustration Game Design Fine Art Film Education Medicine Business . . .Design, Arts and Media can be applied to all disciplines!Key Component: Alumni now return to share their success as professionals!
Data on DATA 100 % Grad Rate 95% CAHSEE Rate Solid Attendance 100% ‘Internships’ 100% Career Skills Special GraduationToo many kids have no idea as to what careers are actually out there!Key Component: Its WHY THEY COME TO SCHOOL