FMA Awards


We have created a variety of awards to acknowledge students’ outstanding accomplishment in Local, State and National events and competitions. Every year we are pleased to honor over 50 outstanding, talented high school artists and musicians in our community with awards and a full page newspaper celebrating their achievements.

Our awards fall into three categories:

Achievement Awards

MUSIC

For students who participate in NYSMMA related All National Honors, All Area-All State, All State, and All Eastern music festivals. Click here for a list of students who have won music awards.

ART

For students who represent SHS at community art shows and exhibits, such as:
  • College of New Rochelle Annual HS Women Artists Exhibition (Oct-Nov)
  • Katonah Museum of Art Exhibition (April)
  • Osilas Gallery Concordia College of New York (May)
  • Art Contest Sponsored by Exhibition Tools as Art  
  • Pace University high school invitational Small art Work Exhibition (Jan-Feb)
  • The Rye Arts Center Student Studio: Emerging High School Talent Exhibition (Feb)
  • 18th District Congressional New York Arts Competition
  • New York State Media Arts Teachers Association Exhibition (March)
Click here for a list of students who have won art awards.

Academic Awards


For graduating seniors who have honored the District with dedication and commitment to their craft, producing work at a professional level
  • The Dr. Joseph Albright Director Award for excellence in music
  • The Friends Drama Award for excellence in theater
  • The Friends 2-D Visual Art Award for excellence in art
  • The Friends 3-D Visual Art Award for excellence in art
  • The Friends Permanent Collection Award which honors an artist by permanently exhibiting their work at Scarsdale High School
  • The Elisa Draper Art History Award which honors a junior or senior who shows academic excellence in Art History
Click here for a list of students who have won academic awards.

Sidney Case Memorial NYSSMA Scholarship


For students who have the distinguished honor of attending the All State and/or All Eastern music festival.

 For more information about NYSSMA, please go to www.nyssma.org