Welcome To College Of Adaptive Arts

The College of Adaptive Arts (CAA) is a cutting edge nonprofit in San Jose, California, paving a new path for turning adults with disabilities into successful contributing citizens through the arts. We provide an environment where students can flourish and thrive and continue to push the boundaries of their potential. CAA offers classes in the arts, health, and wellness. Scholarships are available.



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CAA’s Artists and SCU’s SCCAP Students Create Art and Inspirational Friendships

Over the last few years, College of Adaptive Arts has formed special relationships with college students from Santa Clara University’s...

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where students can flourish and thrive and continue to push the boundaries of their potential.

Unique Position

College of Adaptive Arts is a model that is currently one-fourth of the way to becoming financially sustainable and replicable. CAA fits few EXISTING FUNDING CATEGORIES because it is a …

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Sep 19, 20188:45 am

* This is Intra-Quarter Break: No classes will be happening at the site for the next 2 weeks.  The Fall Quarter begins on Monday, October 1st.  * This Tuesday, Septmber 18:  CAA Graduate Theatre Troupe Performance & Reception: 3:00 pm-4:00 pm, City Lights Theater Company: 529 S. 2ndStreet San Jose, CA 95113. Come see the CAA Graduate Theatre Troupe perform a short-adapted version of William Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night”...READ MORE

September 10 - 15, Week 9/9, Final Week, Summer Quarter

Sep 19, 20188:38 am

* Community Performance TODAY, Monday September 10 #TransformingPerception, S – Graduate Ballet Troupe to perform at Hester Cluster School, 1460 The Alameda, 95126, 12:45 – 1:45pm. * Today’s Mindfulness & Whole Body Wellness Class Families: The class will meet first at 3pm at the site and head to the St. Francis Episcopal Church at 1205 Pine Ave., San Jose 95125.  If your student needs transporation, please have the guardian...READ MORE

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