2023 MSHSAA Music Adjudicator Training Session Announced


The MSHSAA will sponsor one music adjudicator training session this school year.  It will be held in conjunction with the MMEA Conference on Wednesday, January 25, 2023.  If you would like to register for this session, simply complete the registration form located on the link below and return it to MSHSAA.  The program was developed by the MSHSAA Adjudicator Training Committee. 

The specific objectives of the program are: 

  • To make the adjudication process a constructive and educational experience for all participants in the MSHSAA Evaluative Music Festivals.
  • To establish a consistent evaluation process by adjudicators at all MSHSAA Music Festivals.
  • To establish an ongoing system of certification for music adjudicators.
  • To establish an ongoing system of evaluation for music adjudicators


This session is open to any music educator at no charge.  In order to become certified to adjudicate at the MSHSAA Festivals, it is a requirement that the attendees have seven years of teaching experience.  Music educator's with less than seven years teaching experience are welcome to attend and would likely find the session beneficial.  Again, to register, simply click on the link below to access the pre-registraiton form and return to the MSHSAA office.   The pre-registration deadline is Friday, January 13, 2023.


Adjudicator Training Registration Form