ICL Academy: Film and Performing Arts is an innovative online private school (grades 7-12) that combines world-class academics, character, and leadership development with champion dancers, and instructors who serve as inspirational mentors to our student body. ICL is the only school that tailors academics to students’ passion for dance through the Inspire, Educate, and Impact model.
Unlike any other school, our students get to directly interact with, learn from, and access relevant coursework that is connected to their passion. Our champions are involved with our school and regularly conduct live webinars and personalized mentorship opportunities.
James Van Der Beek is an American actor best known for his portrayal of Dawson Leery in the WB series Dawson’s Creek and Johnny “Mox” Moxson in Varsity Blues (1999). He played a fictionalized version of himself on the cult ABC sitcom Don’t Trust the B—- in Apartment 23, starred in CSI: Cyber as FBI Special Agent Elijah Mundo, and as Matt Bromley on the FX drama Pose. He also competed as a celebrity on the 28th season of Dancing with the Stars. He was paired with professional dancer Emma Slater. Despite being a fan-favorite to win, Van Der Beek was eliminated in the semi-finals, finishing in 5th place.