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MSA Celebrates 20 Years with Special Edition T-Shirts and Hoodies

Mississippi School of the Arts began its operations in 2002. Since then, historic landmark buildings have been renovated and fine art programs added. To celebrate 20 years of operation, MSA is featuringRead More...

Training the Next Generation at Mississippi School of the Arts

The Mississippi School of the Arts (MSA) opened its doors for the first time in 2002 with three arts disciplines – theatre, vocal, and visual art. Over the years, new programs wereRead More...

Film Students Partner with Integrity Productions on Short Film

Media Arts students recently showcased a collaborative short film on Halloween night. The film, entitled “SCAR,” gave students experience working with a 3rd party film company in the Brookhaven, Mississippi area. DanielRead More...

MSA Campus Welcomes New Mural by Michael Roy (Birdcap)

Michael Roy, a 2005 graduate of the Visual Arts program at Mississippi School of the Arts, was recently welcomed back to campus to paint a large mural on the bridge walkway ofRead More...

Nearly 60 College Representatives Attend Portfolio Showcase Day

Mississippi School of the Arts showcased student work during a special college review day on October 25, 2022–MSA Portfolio Review & College Showcase with the College Fair. Every year, college and universityRead More...

MSA Receives 2022 College Success Award from GreatSchools.org

Mississippi School of the Arts has joined 45 other high schools in the state of Mississippi to receive the 2022 College Success Award from Greatschools.org. The Mississippi Department of Education released thisRead More...

The 2022-2023 “Show Us Your Best, Mississippi!” art contest is live! We invite Mississippi students in grades 7-10 to submit their best art to potentially win prizes. Contest due date is December 30, 2022. For more information about the contest, view the Entry Form.


1 Overall Winner: $250 Gift Card + MSA Summer Camp Scholarship (Value $350) or $350 MSA Scholarship if applicant is 10th grader

1st Place in Each Category: MSA Summer Camp Scholarship (value of $350) or $150 gift card and MSA Swag Bag

2nd Place in Each Category: $75 Gift Card

3rd Place in Each Category: MSA Swag Bag

All contestants will receive a prize!

(Contestants can only win 1st place in one category)


“Meet at the Bell Tower”

The Mississippi School of the Arts Foundation, Inc. is proud to present a signed, limited edition, numbered print from the Wyatt Waters Gallery. The print features the bell tower on the campus of Mississippi School of the Arts (formerly Whitworth College), dating back to the 1920’s. Also shown is Cooper Hall, a relic of Whitworth College and the last of the campus’ landmarks waiting to be restored. To the right is Johnson Institute. Constructed in 1883, Johnson currently houses the majority of arts and academic classrooms at MSA. The courtyard view was special during the days of Whitworth, and MSA carries the tradition to this day with seniors ringing bell at the end of their high school career.

$150.00 each
Pickup or +$25.00 S/H

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Payment can be mailed to P.O. Box 229, Brookhaven, MS 39602– Checks payable to the Mississippi School of the Arts Foundation, Inc.

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Community Events / Showcases


 
Class of 2025 Apply to Audition (2022-2023 Sophomores) 
Nov 1, 2022 - Feb 1, 2023 • www.msabrookhaven.org

 
Show Us Your Best, Mississippi! - 2022-2023 Art Contest 
Nov 4, 2022 - Dec 30, 2022 • www.msabrookhaven.org

 
Junior Vocal Music Recital 
Dec 1, 2022 • Lampton Auditorium (MSA)

 
Excerpts from the Nutcracker 
Dec 2, 2022 • Enochs Black Box (MSA)

 
Vocal Music Matinee Musicale 
Dec 7, 2022 • Lampton Auditorium (MSA)

 
Devised Theatre Performance 
Dec 7, 2022 • Enochs Black Box (MSA)

 
MSA Media Arts Fall '22 Film Festival 
Dec 8, 2022 • Enochs Black Box (MSA)

 
MSA Chorale 2022 Winter Concert 
Dec 9, 2022 • Lampton Auditorium (MSA)

Student / Campus Events


 
2022 Poetry Out Loud School Competition
Dec 5, 2022 • Enochs Black Box (MSA)

 
December 2022 Literary Coffee House
Dec 12, 2022 • MSA Campus

 
January 2023 Literary Coffee House
Jan 23, 2023 • MSA Campus

Guest Artists & Residencies