• Interested in applying to NESA? 

    Students are accepted to NESA only through an Application and Audition Process. Three rounds of auditions will be held for acceptance in the 2022-23 school year:

    • October 16, 2021 (applications due October 8),
    • January 22, 2022 (applications due January 14)
    • April 9, 2022 (applications due April 1)

    In order to apply, you MUST submit all of the following AT LEAST ONE WEEK PRIOR TO THE AUDITION DATE:

    1. ONLINE APPLICATION
    2. Resume
    3. Grade Transcript from current school
    4. 2 Recommendation letters, one from a teacher and one from a guidance counselor
    5. 300-500 word typed essay (required for applicants in Creative Writing, Cinema, Instrumental Music, Technical Theatre and Visual Arts) addressing the topic "Why I Should Be Considered for NESA."
    6. Additional requirements for each major: click on your target major below to see detailed audition instructions for specific majors.

    Please address questions about the application process to amunoz2@neisd.net

     

NESA Application Forms and Audition Guidelines