ASMS fine arts and music programs offer opportunities for students to discover and develop artistic talents. Many of the school’s academically oriented students are also talented artists and performers. At ASMS, art, music, creative writing, and theater are available for academic credit as well as on an extracurricular basis. Guitar is also offered as a .25 art credit.
The ASMS Performing Arts department hosts the following musical ensembles: Concert Choir, Lamda Singers, Concert Band, Jazz Band, Garage Band, and string and woodwind ensembles. The various ensembles perform for Parent Day, ASMS Day, various school assemblies and present winter and spring concerts. Students may elect to audition for the Alabama All State Band and Choral Festivals and participate in the Alabama Music Educator’s Solo and Ensemble evaluation program. Students may also audition for the Mobile Youth Symphony.