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Rollings Middle School of the Arts Accepting Applications Through Dec. 4th


Dorchester School District Two is now accepting student applications for R.H. Rollings Middle School of the Arts for the 2021-2022 school year. Approximately 280 students will be accepted for next year’s sixth grade class. Applications will only be accepted from current fifth grade students who reside in the Dorchester School District Two attendance area.

Rollings is a school for the fine and performing arts for artistically inclined students in grades six, seven, and eight. The core arts areas offered are band, dance, piano, string orchestra, theatre arts, visual art, and vocal music. The acceptance process is based on audition. Students will not be allowed to register at RMSA without going through the audition process.

The application is online beginning October 12, 2020 at The deadline for completed applications is Friday, December 4, 2020 @ 11:59 PM. If you would like further information, please call the Gifted and Fine Arts Center at 843.832.5532.

Audition dates for RMSA have not been confirmed due to the current situation relating to Covid-19. Once dates have been established, students who have applied will be notified of auditions date/times. School district and DHEC guidelines and procedures will be followed to ensure the health and safety of all students before scheduling auditions, or the in person event.