photos by Radu Sava (, MCAA Media, and Tracey Fuschich


 Welcome to Marysville Charter Academy
 for the Arts

A California Distinguished School, fully accredited by the
 Western Association of Schools and Colleges

Mission Statement


The Marysville Charter Academy for the Arts is a seventh through twelfth grade site-based school whose primary mission is to integrate the creative arts throughout the curriculum. The Academy accomplishes this mission by providing students with a college preparatory curriculum that is infused with artistic themes and activities. In addition, students are offered specialized performing and fine arts classes in vocal and instrumental music, dance, drama, musical theater, painting, drawing, creative writing, and multi-media.

Quote of the Week 

"The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.” 
--Martin Luther King, Jr.


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MCAA Local Control and Accountability Plan (LCAP)
MCAA Local Control and Accountability Plan (LCAP)
Posted on 06/25/2014
The LCAP is a critical part of the new Local Control Funding Formula (LCFF). Each charter school must engage parents, educators, employees, and the community to establish these plans.  READ MORE...

What's Happening!

MCAA's Cash for College Workshop to help students complete the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) is scheduled for Thursday, January 29th from 6:00-8:00 PM. 

MCAA is now accepting applications from new students for the 2015-2016 school year. Access the new student application in the Academics section of the website or here: New Student Application

Read the great article about MCAA Music teachers Alisan Hastey, Zenobia Brown, and Rebekah Hood: "All the world's a stage"

Check out the great new video by MCAA Media"All You Need is Love"

The December/January issue of the MCAA Family Newsletter is now available here: December/January Newsletter.pdf and in the Parents and Community section of this website. 

MCAA is one of only four local high schools to have its students score higher than the state average on the 2014 SAT (Scholastic Aptitude Test). Over half of our 2014 graduates took the SAT (highest of any school in the area). Read the article in the Appeal-Democrat  Four Y-S schools top state SAT average 

Read the great articles about two MCAA graduates Dahni Piro and Amanda Gray finding success in the world of Performing Arts: "Dahni Piro is singin' for her supper today""Y-S musicians find magic in pairing".