The Mississippi School of the Arts (MSA) will be holding additional auditions for both Dance and Visual Arts only May 26, 2011. Applications are due no later than May 13, 2011. Students in the Dance program at MSA apply Ballet, Modern and Choreography to their daily routine. Painting, Drawing, Sculpture, and Computer Arts are a few components students explore in the Visual Arts program. The process for admission includes application, audition and interview. Accepted students attend their Junior and Senior years at MSA. If you know of students currently in the 10th grade who might be interested in either Dance or Visual Arts please let them know about this one time opportunity. Applications are available on our website, http://www.msa.k12.ms.us, or by calling 601-823-1300.
MSA is a public statewide eleventh and twelfth grade residential high school located in Brookhaven, MS on the Historic Whitworth College campus. Annually, MSA enrolls approximately 145 students who meet and exceed the traditional Mississippi high school curriculum by receiving intensive instruction in dance, literary arts, theatre, visual arts and vocal music. The graduating class of 2010 received more than $2.6 million in college scholarship offers. Students interested in MSA apply their sophomore year. Qualified students attend an onsite audition process.
If the Mississippi School of the Arts interests your students, more information can be found online at http://www.msa.k12.ms.us or by calling 601-823-1300. Applications are available online or can be requested over the phone. Application deadline for the May audition is May 13, 2011. If you would like to arrange a time for me to visit and give a presentation please call 601-823-1300 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.