Activities

New Policy Debate Quarterly Features 2020-21 Debate Topic of Criminal Justice Reform

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                         Contact: James Weaver INDIANAPOLIS, IN (May 8, 2020) — The almost-century old publication for high school debaters has a new name. After 93 years as The Forensic Quarterly, the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) has re-titled the publication The Policy Debate Quarterly (PDQ) to more …

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COVID-19 and Musical Instrument Cleaning

The NFHS, NAfME and the NAMM Foundation recommend the following guidelines for handling musical instruments during the COVID-19 school shutdown period. These guidelines are designed for use by music educators and educators may use these guidelines when teaching students and parents how to clean instruments. Sterilization vs. Disinfection There is …

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Music Publishers Agree to Allow Educational Use of Copyrighted Music

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: James Weaver INDIANAPOLIS, IN (April 14, 2020) — Several prominent music publishers have temporarily allowed the use of their copyrighted music for educational purposes through an agreement with the NFHS and the National Association for Music Education (NAfME). These guidelines are designed to allow high school …

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Chess In Your School workshop set at Ole Miss

The Educational Outreach Specialist at the Center for Mathematics and Science at The University of Mississippi will host a workshop (Feb. 19, 2020) titled Growing Chess in Your School. This is also a way for teachers to earn CEUs. For more information, please contact Chris Dicus at 662-915-6621 or cwdicus@olemiss.edu.

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Deadline approaching for Esports spring season

It’s no surprise esports is the fastest growing high school sport in the nation. Gaming is a passion for millions of students worldwide. It is also a fantastic way to reach students in a space they want to be, while rewarding positive behaviors and encouraging STEM-related skills. Schedule a Free …

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Esports tournament finals set for Wednesday

This Wednesday, we will crown two Fall Season Tournament Champions. The finals will be broadcast live. So, don’t miss a minute of the action. Here’s the schedule: Rocket League Final – 1/22/2020 at 4:00pm Ocean Springs High School vs. Pearl High School https://www.nfhsnetwork.com/events/mhsaa-ms/gamfc7b6e1768 League of Legends Final – 1/22/2020 at …

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Cheer-Dance photos available

To view-purchase photos from the cheer-dance championships, please visit the following web site:  www.grayssouthernimage.comThe passwords for the cheer and dance galleries are:          STATECHEER19     STATEDANCE19

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2019 Cheer Championship results

Junior High and Junior Varsity Junior High Small Performance 1st place Enterprise JH Junior High Large Performance 1st place Brandon Middle Small Junior High Game Day 1st place SE Lauderdale Middle Large Junior High Game Day 1st place Hernando Middle Junior Varsity Game Day 1st place Warren Central HS Varsity …

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State cheer-dance schedule

CHEER_MHSAA_Order of Competition_2019 REVISED 2019 MHSAA State Dance Order of Performance 2019 MHSAA Cheer-Dance Championships Mississippi Coliseum, Jackson, MS Friday, December 13, 2019 Dance Championships Doors open at 10:00 for spectators; 11:00 first performance Saturday, December 14, 2019 Cheer Championships Doors open at 7:30 for spectators; 8:30 first performance

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Mississippi Solo and Ensemble set for Feb. 1

MS solo and Ensemble MPA Handouts Saturday, Feb 1 Ridgeland High School 586 Sunnybrook Rd, Ridgeland, MS 39157 All ensembles/soloists perform one selection for one Judge. Soloist who score a Superior will earn a medal; Ensembles who score a Superior will earn a trophy (or medals if requested on registration …

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Chess club page available for MHSAA schools

MHSAA schools that are participating in chess now have access to the International Chess Club’s web site. The Club Page for MHSAA is:  https://play.chessclub.com/mhsaa MHSAA schools must register using this link:  https://register.chessclub.com/mhsaa If you need assistance in setting up the page, please see the attached help file. Chess Page Help …

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Winter choir meeting set for Jan. 18

NOMINATIONS ARE OPEN~ Mark your calendars now for the WINTER MEETING at 10:00 AM on SATURDAY, JANUARY 18, 2020! We will be voting on some important items, one of which is our new MMEA Secretary for the High School Division. If you know of someone who meets the qualifications (Manual, p.11), please feel …

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2019 State Marching Band Championship Results

State Marching Band Championships 6A – Hernando High School 5A – South Jones High School 4A – Stone County High School 3A – Booneville High School 2A – East Webster High School 1A – Stringer High School

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MHSAA State Choir Performance Assessments

State Choir Performance Assessments     Central Site: Peal High School, March 2-4, 2020    South Site: Pearl River Community College, March 5-6, 2020    North Site: Hillcrest Baptist Church, New Albany, March 18-20, 2020

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2019-20 Cheer-Dance Score Sheets

19_DANCE_HighSchool_GameDay_FightSongSpiritRaise (002) 19_DANCE_HighSchool_GameDay_PerfRoutine 19_DANCE_Scoresheet-2019_Chore Exec 19-20 VS All Girl Score Sheet 19-20 VS Coed Score Sheet 19-20 VS Game Day 19-20 VS Non Tumbling

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MHSAA Schools Participating in Chess

Alcorn Central High School Brandon High School d’Iberville High School Desoto Central High School Dorsey Attendance Center Franklin County Middle School Franklin High School Itawamba Attendance Center Jim Hill High School Lafayette County High School Lanier High School Lewisburg High School Mantachie Elementary School McComb High School Natchez High School …

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