Dear Students and Families of Metropolitan Arts Academy,


    As we welcome the warm and vibrant days of summer, I wanted to take a moment to reach out and share my heartfelt wishes for a joyous and rejuvenating break. It has been a remarkable academic year filled with creative achievements, personal growth, and unforgettable moments.


    To all our talented students, I am truly proud of each and every one of you. Your dedication, passion, and artistic brilliance have shone brightly, illuminating our academy with an extraordinary energy. From captivating performances on stage to awe-inspiring masterpieces in the galleries, you have demonstrated the power of artistic expression and its ability to touch hearts and minds.


    I extend my deepest gratitude to our remarkable faculty and staff for their unwavering commitment to fostering a nurturing and inspiring environment. Their dedication to nurturing your talents, nurturing your dreams, and nurturing your growth has been nothing short of extraordinary. Together, we have built a community that cherishes creativity, celebrates diversity, and embraces the transformative power of the arts.


    As you embark on this well-deserved break, I encourage you to embrace the spirit of adventure and exploration. Summer offers the perfect opportunity to seek new inspiration, discover unfamiliar art forms, and immerse yourselves in the rich tapestry of culture that surrounds us. Whether you choose to visit art galleries, attend performances, or create your own artistic endeavors, let your imagination soar and allow the beauty of the world to fuel your creative fire.


    Remember, dear students, that you are not only artists but also compassionate individuals with the power to make a positive impact on society. As you enjoy the summer months, I encourage you to find ways to use your artistic talents to spread joy, inspire change, and uplift those around you. Small acts of kindness and creativity can have a profound effect on others, and together, we can create a world that appreciates and celebrates the arts in all its forms.


    To our families, I extend my sincerest appreciation for your unwavering support throughout the year. Your encouragement, involvement, and belief in the transformative power of arts education have played an integral role in our students' success. Thank you for entrusting us with the privilege of nurturing their artistic journeys.


    As we look forward to the new academic year, filled with endless possibilities and fresh beginnings, I am filled with excitement and anticipation. I am confident that we will continue to push boundaries, challenge conventions, and create art that transcends the ordinary.


    Wishing you all a summer filled with laughter, love, and artistic inspiration. May your days be filled with sunshine, your hearts with joy, and your minds with endless creativity. Stay safe, cherish the moments, and return to us in the fall with renewed passion and boundless artistic vision.


    With warmest regards,


    Claudette Trujillo

    Principal, Metropolitan Arts Academy