Class of 2024 Full-Tuition Scholarships To USM

By Caleb Youngblood, Public Relations Coordinator March 6, 2024   Today, President Joe Paul of Southern Miss visited our students to make a groundbreaking announcement. Follow the link below for a full breakdown of the scholarships to USM:  Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science Students to Receive Full-Tuition Scholarships in New Partnership with USM

MU Alpha Theta Tournament 2024

By Caleb Youngblood, Public Relations Coordinator March 1, 2024 On Thursday, February 29, 2024, 333 of Mississippi’s brightest mathematicians took part in the annual Mu Alpha Theta Math Tournament hosted by the Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science. Over fourteen public and private schools from all over Mississippi participated in the event. The tournament consisted […]

Iris Xue Named Mississippi Delegate for The United States Senate Youth Program

By Caleb Youngblood, Public Relations Coordinator December 12, 2023 The Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science senior, Iris Xue, has been selected to attend the United States Senate Youth Program (USSYP). Two outstanding high school students from each state are chosen to attend this immersive leadership program with the nation’s top government officials. Xue will […]

Holden Hebert Named 2024 Mississippi Lions All-State Band Member

By Caleb Youngblood, Public Relations Coordinator December 4, 2023 For the third year in a row, The Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science senior, Holden Hebert earned a place in the award-winning Mississippi Lions Band. This honor will allow Hebert to represent Mississippi at the 106th annual Lions Clubs International Convention in Melbourne, Australia. “Being […]

MSMS & The W Unveil Historic Desegregation Marker

  By Caleb Youngblood, Public Relations Coordinator October 20, 2023 MSMS and Mississippi University for Women unveiled a historical marker on Thursday, Oct. 19, 2023. The landmark honors the first African American students to desegregate The W’s campus in August of 1966. The six courageous women included undergraduate students Diane Hardy, Barbara Turner and Laverne […]

14 MSMS Students Named Semifinalists in 2024 National Merit Scholarship Program

  By Caleb Youngblood, Public Relations Coordinator September 14, 2023 The Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science is proud to announce that fourteen of our students have been named Semifinalists in the 2024 National Merit Scholarship Program (NMSC). Of the 1.3 million students who entered the 69th annual NMSC program, only 16,000 were chosen as […]

Iris Xue Named First Alternate In DYW of Mississippi

By Caleb Youngblood, Public Relations Coordinator July 18, 2023 Congratulations to upcoming senior Iris Xue for winning 1st alternate in the Mississippi Distinguished Young Women (DYW) Scholarship Competition! In addition to placing 1st alternate and receiving a $5,000 scholarship, Xue also earned $2,000 for winning Overall Scholastics and $400 for a Self-Expression Preliminary Award, totaling […]

2023 Student Podcast Challenge Winner Georgianna McKenny

By Caleb Youngblood, Public Relations Coordinator June 21, 2023 National Public Radio (NPR) is an independent, nonprofit media organization that was founded on a mission to create a more informed public. Their Student Podcast Challenge was developed in 2019 to encourage students from around the country to create a podcast and compete for a chance […]

MSMS Advances To The VEX Robotics World Championship 2023

  By Caleb Youngblood, Public Relations Coordinator March 10, 2023 VEX Robotics, Inc. was founded in 2009 and is a major program for students from elementary through university. Robotics tournaments are held year-round at the regional, state, and national levels. All these tournaments lead to the VEX Robotics World Championship that takes place each April. […]

MSMS 2023 Quiz Bowl Team Recent Successes

  By Caleb Youngblood, Public Relations Coordinator March 7, 2023 Our MSMS Quiz Bowl Teams have experienced a variety of success since the start of the new year. In honor of their achievements, we would like to highlight some of the tournaments that they recently participated in. On January 14, 2023, the NAQT Daniel Adams […]