“The new Paramount School of the Arts is housed in the John C. Dunham Aurora Arts Center located next to Paramount Theatre in Downtown Aurora. The Dunham Aurora Arts Center will also include new rehearsal space for the Broadway Series, guest artist apartments, a restaurant and affordable artist housing.
The new school facility will include over 20 private studios, large classroom spaces, a dance studio and the beautiful new Studio Theatre, a flexible performance space which doubles as a dance studio and classroom. The school will be the home to students of all ages and ability to study both privately and in a group setting.” – https://paramountaurora.com/school/about/
The SciTech Discovery Academy, located in downtown Aurora’s hands-on science museum, is a unique learning experience for preschoolers that encourages confident learners and a love for learning. The academy offers a stellar hands-on learning experience with enriched curriculum that includes music theory, computers, art and Spanish in addition to its core curriculum. Limited to only 36 children between the ages of 3 and 5, this preschool and kindergarten is one of the only S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) curriculum based preschools in the country an the first preschool in a museum! Full and part time options are available. Applications are accepted on a first come, first serve basis.
Come explore over 200 interactive STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) exhibits which inspire education and imagination. SciTech sparks young minds of all ages to discover the world around them.
SciTech features several indoor exhibits plus a seasonal outdoor park overlooking the Fox River.
SciTech participates in First Fridays from 6 to 8 p.m. and Downtown Saturdays.