Dwight Global for Actors and Dancers

Actor, actress, and model star Yara Shahidi is a senior at Dwight Global Online School.

Are you a high school performer looking for more flexibility to practice, rehearse, and performer, while maintaining your academic work? Combining academic rigor with maximum flexibility, Dwight Global strikes the right balance for actors, dancers, and models looking to pursue their spark without settling in other domains.

Our Mission

For nearly 150 years, Dwight has been dedicated to igniting the spark of genius in every child through highly personalized learning, community engagement, and global vision. Dwight Global is the 21st extension of this philosophy.

Flexible Scheduling, Academic Rigor

Dwight Global’s flexible scheduling allows performers to maintain a challenging rehersal and performance schedule without compromising their academics.

A Global Campus

Students can attend online classes from wherever they are. Students may also study in person at any one of Dwight’s campuses in New York, London, Shanghai, and Dubai.

The Dwight Global Diploma

Students may align their path with the International Baccalaureate, Advanced Placement courses, or their own personalized course of study. All classes are NCAA approved, meaning they pass rigorous standards required for entry into Division I and II schools.

Your Path to College

Our guidance counselors work closely with students to help them find the right college for them. We have experience in placing students in some of the best performing arts schools. Recent college acceptances include the University of South California, Harvard, NYU, Middlebury, and Vassar.