• Nestled in the heart of iconic Ohio City, Paul L. Dunbar Arts Enrichment Academy is committed to providing a positive learning environment that infuses the arts, technology, and a rigorous academic curriculum.


    Our mission is to provide children with learning experiences through an integrated arts curriculum that will empower them to develop critical and creative thinking skills as they become productive members of society. We encourage academic, technological, artistic, and social emotional growth while scholars work, study, serve, and lead themselves and others to personal greatness.  


    • State-of-the-art building
    • One-to-one devices
    • Before and after-school clubs
    • Diverse student population


    Clubs and Activities

    • Athletics – Basketball, Volleyball, Cheerleading
    • Art Club
    • Music Club
    • Arts Impact – Integration Program
    • Horizon Education Centers After School Program
    • Disney Musical
    • True2U - provides eighth grade students with support to explore their purpose, identify their strengths, and set personal goals for success



    Community Partners

    • Horizon Education Centers – Market Square
    • Dancing Classrooms
    • Cleveland Jazz Orchestra
    • Great Lakes Theatre
    • Piano Cleveland
    • Dance Cleveland
    • Cleveland State University
    • Applewood Counseling
    • St. Ignatius School