New Mexico School for the Arts


NMSA provides access to a rigorous mastery arts and academic high school education for youth with passion and aptitude for the arts, leading to post-secondary learning, careers in the arts, and lives that contribute to society.

 

 

 

 

 


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Job Openings

To view current openings visit our career page.

Join the NMSA staff in providing our exceptional students who demonstrate promise, aptitude and passion for the arts with the opportunity to earn their New Mexico high school diploma.

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Do you shop on Amazon? Next time remember to follow this link from the NMSA website first! By following this simple step, Amazon will track how much you spend and send NMSA a percentage (4-15%) of your total purchase. 

Good News!

NMSA Receives Another 'A'

New Mexico School for the Arts Charter School and Art Institute received an A for the 2012-2013 school year from the New Mexico Public Education Department. You can find more information on NMSA's 2012-2013 final grade in this document.

Note to Parents:

If your child will be absent from school, his or her absence needs to be reported to the Front Office by 10 a.m. in order to be excused. Please call (505) 310-4194 ext. 102 or e-mail: attendance@nmschoolforthearts.org

Sunshine Portal:

Click here to be re-directed to the New Mexico Sunshine Portal. The Sunshine Portal is the official transparency and accountability portal for New Mexico state government. This is your window into government spending, budgets, revenues, employees, contracts and more.

Attention Visual Arts Applicants!

Visual Arts Portfolio Reviews will now take place on Sunday, March 8. Students should plan to arrive between 8:30 am and 9:00 am to New Mexico School for the Arts, and the day's schedule will proceed normally from there (the time you were originally assigned for your individual interview will remain the same). 
PLEASE NOTE THAT DAYLIGHT SAVINGS TIME BEGINS ON MARCH 8!

All Applicants:

Please carefully read through the letter you received from our admissions office to ensure you arrive at the correct time on the day of your audition!  Theater and Visual Arts applicants should plan to arrive at 8:30 am, and will have a master class prior to individual auditions. 


NMSA Applicants for 2015/16 school year -

The deadline to submit your application essay has passed.
If you have not received your audition packet, please contact Holly Phillips at hphillips@nmschoolforthearts.org
PLEASE CHECK THE NMSA WEB PAGE FOR APPLICATION AND AUDITION UPDATES!

Achievements

NMSA received an "A" grade from the New Mexico Public Education Department for its third consecutive year.

Congratulations to the Class of 2014!

Shirley MacLaine addresses NMSA's Class of 2014

Reminders

Lunch Reminder...

  • All students lunches must be pre-ordered.
  • The cut off for ordering lunch is midnight of the Wednesday before the week you are ordering for.
  • It is necessary for you to use your NMSA email address and password.
  • Your order is complete only when you receive a confirmation email.
  • To access the lunch ordering system click here.
  • If you have any questions please email lunch@nmschoolforthearts.org

NMSA is a public/private partnership comprised of the New Mexico School for the Arts, a state charter high school and the School for the Arts – NM, a nonprofit art education institution.