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Creative and Performing Arts

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​theatre performance. Seussical Jr. the musicalRPS 205 offers a comprehensive K-12th grade arts education that is based on the National Standards for the Arts. For those students in grades 6-12 needing more in-depth arts experiences, RPS 205 provides the Creative and Performing Arts Program (CAPA). The CAPA program is offered at two sites, one for middle school students and the second for high school students. CAPA gives each student a unique real-life experience in one or more of the fine arts disciplines: Dance, Instrumental Music, Theatre-Tech and Media Arts, Vocal Music and Visual Arts. ​Acceptance into the program is by audition.​​

Registration is now open through the links below for November 19 & 20, and December 10 Auditions for the CAPA program.

​​Click HERE to register for West CAPA Auditions, current grades 5, 6 or 7​​​

Click Here to Register for Auburn CAPA Auditions; Current grades 9,10, and 11.

Middle School:  Students entering grades 6th through 8th will audition for CAPA Middle School at Auburn High School.  Parents may stay during the audition but students will be auditioning without parents for the entire two hours. There are a limited number of spots. If the spots are full you may still come to the day of auditions as a walk-in and if there is a cancellation or no-show you will be placed into that slot.

High School:  Students entering grade 9th through 12th will also audition for CAPA High School at Auburn High School.  If the spots are full you may still come to the day of auditions as a walk-in and if there is a cancellation or no-show you will be placed into that slot.         

​​​All auditions take place at Auburn High School for grades 6-12​

​What can I do to prepare for auditions?

  • Click on the documents below to understand what you will need to submit for your audition
For questions about West CAPA, grades 6-8, please contact: 
Julie Hindenburg at  
or Heather Psaltis at
Click here  for the West Middle School page: West Middle School
For questions about Auburn CAPA, grades 9-12, please contact: 
Joselyn Ludtke at 
or Heather Psaltis at 
Click here for the Auburn High School page: Auburn High School

Contact Us​Two dancing students

Diana Alt
Executive Director​ of Elementary and Special Programs

Dr. Heather Psaltis 
Director of Special Programs​ 

Joselyn Ludtke 
Auburn High School

Julie Hindenburg
West Middle School

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