Media Arts

For Middle Schoolers (6th-8th Grade)

Group 1 | Mondays + Wednesdays*
1:00pm to 3:00pm

Group 2 | Mondays + Wednesdays*
6:30pm to 8:00pm
Group 3 | Tuesdays + Thursday*
6:30pm to 8:00pm
*Students attend class two days per week for 31 weeks.  Students may choose which days to attend depending on availability (Monday/Wednesday or Tuesday/Thursday).

Course Overview
Whether you’re into video games, film, recording, art and design, web technology, or the business behind music and entertainment. CCE’s Connect Program will be your path to success in the media you love.  Students develop their digital media literacy and realize their talents in digital cinema, graphic arts and coding.

The Connect program is designed to get you learning and creating so that you are prepared for our Create program in high school.

Our facilities mirror professional working environments and offer an interactive, technology-driven learning experience. You’ll become versed in industry technology and processes, and work on real projects to refine your professional skill sets.

Course Objectives for 2019-2020
– Students will become proficient in basic Mac functions and operations.
– Students will demonstrate effective and correct usage of digital cameras to
    create content.
– Students will develop proficiency in Photoshop.
– Students will develop marketing materials.
– Students will develop storytelling skills.

$50.00* Non-Refundable registration fee.
*Registration fee is deducted from the annual program cost.

$1,300.00* for the year, including Summer programming
*Tuition Reduction is available on a sliding scale which is based upon the families most recent tax returns. To apply please email:

Connect Registration Form

Brochure Online

Recurring Tuition Payments are available! Call Jonathon Ortiz-Smykla at 561-805-9927 to setup your payments today.

– In-House Policies and Procedures

FREE Middle School age opportunities to extend student’s creative foundations outside of the MacLab (email to enroll):
Visual Arts Foundation – MIDDLE SCHOOL Art Studio

Instructor: Mayling Pao
Tuesdays – 12:00-2:00pm
This class is intended for students interested in improving skills, learning techniques, and building a strong foundation in the visual arts. With a focus on observational drawing, students will work mainly on still life and figurative work.  Drawing techniques will be explored in pencil, pen, ink, charcoal. Students will also get a chance to explore sculpting, printmaking, and mixed media techniques.

Contact and Enrollment:
Jonathon Ortiz-Smykla
(561) 805-9927 x106