School Year Music Classes!

Are you ready to enroll your child in the best Performing Arts school in town? Pick and choose your classes from below and register online!

Teacher and student during APA private piano lesson

Private & Group Music at APA!

It’s the 2023-2024 Spring Session!

Registration is open for 1st grade & younger classes for a limited time.
Registration in 2nd grade + is closed. 

Our Summer schedule is available HERE.
The Fall schedule for the 2024-2025 School Year will be available on May 1st, with registration open to the public on May 7th!

If your student is enrolling in a class you will receive an email confirmation within 48 hours with additional details and your exact start date.

Private music lesson registration is open all year, but slots fill fast. If the tab below is empty, it means there are no open Private Lessons at this time. Call 414-768-0101 for more info.


Existing Customer Portal Login – log in using your email address to register for Classes. You can also reset your password if needed.

New Customers:
New to our Portal? Watch this quick video to see how to access and manage your account with us: Watch Video

  • Click on the link next to the class you would like to register your first child for. A secure registration form will open.
  • Complete the form and submit with your credit card information. Our office staff will review your registration and make any necessary adjustments to your registration fee or tuition fee.
  • Once all discounts are applied, your credit card will be charged and you will receive notification of your payment within 1-3 business days.
  • First month’s payment is required to complete the registration along with our yearly membership fee.  Tuition will be prorated if you start after the 1st of the month.

APA reserves the right to change, combine, or cancel classes based on enrollment. We will contact you if this situation should arise and work with you to find another class for your child.


  • Annual Membership fee: $30 individual / $40 for families*
  • Tuition Costs: Listed tuition prices refer to the monthly fee, NOT by the number of classes in the month. (*with the exception of private lessons, which ARE billed by the number of lessons in the month.)
    -The monthly fee will remain the same whether it is a long or short lesson month.
    -You will stay enrolled each month throughout the session unless you notify our office otherwise.
    -Tuition must be paid by automatic bank account debit or automatic credit card payment. Tuition will be debited on the fifteenth of every month to pre-pay for the upcoming month with your last payment on 5/15 (for the school year session).
  • Registration: Payment for the first month (and any applicable membership fees) are due at the time of registration to hold the class spot.
  • Our School Year Schedule stays consistent throughout the 10 month school year (September-June), but you are only committed on a month-to-month basis. Classes meet once a week. Almost all of our students stay the entire year so they are able to participate in both of our exciting performances in December and June! To withdraw from any classes a parent or guardian must complete and sign a withdrawal form provided by the front desk by the 14th of the previous month to discontinue any classes or private lessons. If you do NOT notify us by the 14th of the previous month, tuition will be charged on the 15th and cannot be refunded. All withdrawals require a 2-week notice. 


  • Our School Year Session starts September 6th-June 12th.
  • Registration is open for students to sign up for Fall classes until October 15th. Registration will open again December 1st-February 15th for students sign up for Spring classes.
  •  Click here to view our calendar!


  • Multiple classes a week: 2nd class receives 20% off, 3rd class and any additional class receives 30% off.

  • Sibling Discount: 10% off the less expensive class.

About APA!

The Academy of Performing Arts (APA) is the largest performing arts school in Metro Milwaukee! We offer group dance, music, and theatre (drama/acting) classes to students ages 2-18, as well as private music lessons for students of any age! Our performing arts academy has two locations! Find us in Oak Creek and Franklin, Wisconsin. The Academy of Performing Arts has been in business since 2005, and is on a mission to build happy, healthy, responsible kids – through arts education. See you on the stage!