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Welcome to Creative Arts Academy! We are the only facility in the Kansas City area that has Dance, Gymnastics, Tumbling and Cheer all in the same facility. We sit on 7 1/2 acres in the Heart of Gladstone. We are an amazing kids campus!

Creative Arts Academy offers programs that are fun as well as educational. It is our special combination of love for children, enthusiasm, personalized attention and professional excellence that truly set us apart.

Our Philosophy

Creative Arts Academy has been serving the Northland for over 30 years - developing the minds and bodies of students of all ages through caring personalized instruction. Whether you're looking for competitive training, recreational programs or a fun way to stay’ll find it at CAA.

Creative Arts Academy has earned an outstanding reputation in the greater Kansas City area. We have a staff of professionals who bring a high level of expertise to each of our programs. To this we add a dimension of individualized attention that is unrivaled. Our instructors are at the Academy not only because they are experts, but also because they truly care about kids. They understand the needs of children and how to offer them positive support. Our goal is to assist each child in the development of healthy self-esteem coupled with natural confidence.


  • Free recital costume for every student
  • Small class size
  • Tap, Ballet, Jazz, Hip Hop, Lyrical, Pointe, and Pom Pon classes available
  • Professional and experienced staff


  • Classes for boys and girls ages 3 through teens
  • Professional and experienced staff
  • Small class size
  • Separate preschool gymnastics facility
  • Pre-school Dance & Gymnastics combination classes available


  • Extremely Fun gymnastics center
  • Trained birthday coordinator