The Mississippi School of the Arts (MSA) will be holding an Information Event for interested students and parents Thursday, October 7th from 5:30 p.m. till 7:00 p.m. at The Lauren Rogers Museum of Art – 565 North Fifth Ave. – Laurel, MS. The event will be in the lower level galleries. Please enter through the north garden entrance. Come and go as you please between 5:30 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.
The Mississippi School of the Arts is an eleventh and twelfth grade visual and performing arts residential, public high school located in Brookhaven, MS. Students not only meet and exceed the traditional Mississippi high school curriculum, they receive special instruction in visual arts, vocal music, dance, literary arts and theatre. Students interested in MSA apply their sophomore year. Last years graduating class received more than $2.6 million in scholarship offers for college.
For more information call 601-823-1300. Applications to attend MSA are available online at www.msa.k12.ms.us or can be requested over the phone, by email: firstname.lastname@example.org, or at the Information Event on October 7th . Application deadline for the 2011-2012 school year is February 1, 2011.