MISSION STATEMENT - “To integrate all facets of the Arts into reading, writing, math, and science in order to close the achievement gap for all students.”

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    Special Features
    The school has strong community arts partnerships with the Ordway Center, Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra, Ethnic Dance, Plymouth Music Program and many others.

    Students participate in citywide arts performances.  Mississippi Magnet's School wide enrichment Model (SEM) provides opportunities for students who need additional challenges. Students can participate in the school's accelerated learning programs and in activities such  and many others.

    Services for special education students and English language learners are offered with the general classes.  The school has a strong emphasis on family and community involvement. Mississippi is a member of the National Network of Partnership Schools.  Extended day programs include Area Learning Center (ALC) program,  Connecting Friends and Broadway Musical.

    Extended year opportunities are offered by the Area Learning Center Summer Program.

    "We prepare students to be productive, responsible, caring global citizens!"



    • Keyboard
    • Band
    • Composition
    • Music Theory
    • Orff Shulwerk


    • Creative Movement
    • International
    • Folk and Traditional
    • Tap, Jazz, & Ballet


    • Production
    • Critical Literacy

    Visual Arts

    • Architecture
    • History, Aesthetics, Criticism & Art
    • Cultural arts integration


    • Scientific Inquiry
    • Engineering
    • Physical Science
    • Earth Science
    • Life Science


    • Smartboards
    • DigitalWorks Grant
    • Current technology equipment/service
    • Computer Labs
    • Mobile Labs
    • iPads

    Programs & Curriculum

    • Mondo
    • -AVID
    • Coed Classes from PreK-5
    • Academic Excellence
    • Language Academy
    • School Wide Enrichment-SEM
    • English Language Learners-ELL
    • Lation Consent Decree Program-LCD
    • Special Education Services
    • After School Activities, EDL
    • Critical Literacy
    • Artist in Residents

    School & Community

    • Big Brother/Big Sister
    • Business Partnerships
    • Mississippi PTO
    • Family Activities
    • Bookmobile
    • Neighborhood Bridges
    • Interact
    • Dance to Learn
    • Artist in Residents