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MSA Announces SHOW US YOUR BEST, MISSISSIPPI! 2024 Contest Winners

Mississippi School of the Arts has announced the winners of the 2023-2024 “Show Us Your Best, Mississippi!” art contest. Students statewide were invited to participate in this competitive event. Mississippi’s schools shouldRead More...

Mississippi High School Combined Choir Receives Sweepstakes Award

The Mississippi School of the Arts (MSA) and Brookhaven High School (BHS) combined choir recently competed at the Central State Performance Assessment hosted at Ridgeland High School, sponsored by the Mississippi HighRead More...

Visual Arts Senior, Aarah Mayor, Selected as 2023-2024 STAR Student

Aarah Nicole Mayor, a senior visual arts student from Greenwood, Mississippi, has been named STAR Student at Mississippi School of the Arts for the 2023-2024 school year by the Mississippi Economic Council (MEC)Read More...

Film Students Receive Scholastic Art Competition Awards

Mississippi School of the Arts celebrates the Media Arts department for receiving Scholastic Art awards. Film students submitted work to the Scholastic Art Mississippi Regional Competition. According to John Kelly Shelburne, theRead More...

Visual Students Receive Nearly 100 Regional Scholastic Awards

Mississippi School of the Arts celebrates the visual arts department for capturing numerous Scholastic Visual Aarts awards in the 2024 Regional Scholastic Art Competition. The department received ninety-nine awards in this year’sRead More...

Writing Students Receive Nearly 100 Regional Scholastic Awards

Mississippi School of the Arts celebrates the student award recipients of the Scholastic Writing Regional Competition–Mississippi, for 2024. The department received ninety-nine awards in this year’s competition. MSA’s Literary program instructor is Dr.Read More...

Vocalists Return as Winners in NATS Mississippi Competition

Vocal Music students from the Mississippi School of the Arts recently returned from Mississippi NATS competition held at the University of Mississippi in Oxford, adding some winning titles to their portfolios. EightRead More...

Fine Art Disciplines Collaborate for ’24 Black History Month Production

Students of all arts disciplines at Mississippi School of the Arts collaborated for this year’s 2024 Black History Month Production. King Alvarado, an MSA alumna and executive director/ artistic director of SouthernRead More...

National Park Service Recognizes Art by MSA Visual Alum, Kwasi Butler.

Chrystian Butler of Brandon, Mississippi, better known as Kwasi, was recently featured with artwork in the official art collection of the Medgar and Myrlie Evers Home National Monument in Jackson, Mississippi. KwasiRead More...

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Community Events / Showcases

"Human Connections" Literary Podcast | Season 3 
Feb 21, 2024 - May 8, 2024 • MSA Campus

REGISTRATION: 2024 MSA Summer Arts Camp 
Mar 5, 2024 - May 6, 2024 • MSA Campus

2024 Scholastic Regional Art Awards Gold Key Exhibition 
Mar 27, 2024 - May 5, 2024 • Mississippi Museum of Art

Spring 2024 Literary Art Senior Showcases 
Apr 15, 2024 - May 6, 2024 • MSA Campus

Spring 2024 Visual Art Senior Showcases 
Apr 25, 2024 - May 9, 2024 • Enochs Art Gallery (MSA)

"Tuck Everlasting" -- Musical Production 
May 3, 2024 - May 5, 2024 • Brookhaven High School

2024 Senior Dance Informal Showcase 
May 9, 2024 • Dance Studio (MSA)

Spring 2024 Junior Visual Art Exhibit 
May 16, 2024 - May 20, 2024 • Enochs Art Gallery (MSA)

Spring 2024 Media Arts Film Festival 
May 16, 2024 • Mississippi Public Broadcasting

Spring 2024 Chorale Concert 
May 17, 2024 • Lampton Auditorium (MSA)

MSA Summer Arts Camp 2024 
Jun 2, 2024 - Jun 7, 2024 • MSA Campus


Student / Campus Events

Dance Senior Research Presentations
Apr 25, 2024 • Dance Studio (MSA)

MSA Class of 2024 Graduation Commencement Ceremony
May 23, 2024 • Lampton Auditorium (MSA)