Vision & Mission
The Hammond Academy for the Performing Arts (HAPA) is an institution of rigorous
programs committed to artistic and academic excellence.
We offer majors in Dance, Acting, Technical Theatre, Vocal Music and Instrumental Music
including Band, Orchestra, Piano and Guitar.
To create a community committed to artistic and academic excellence.
To provide rigorous and relevant education in the arts and academics in order to prepare and inspire students to become the artists and audiences of the future.