Melissa schools celebrated the arts April 29 at Melissa High School with the district’s second annual “Expresso Yourself” event.


The three-hour fine arts night featured student artwork and performances, along with beverages from Starbucks and snacks.


The Melissa High School main gym transformed into a gallery, showcasing large displays full of art from students in kindergarten through 12th grade. The cafetorium and auxiliary gym housed back-to-back performances from students in band, choir, and theater.


The Expresso Yourself performance line-up featured: Middle and High School Percussion Ensembles, Middle School Choir, Middle School Band, Middle and High School Colorguard, High School Band, Harry McKillop Elementary Choir, Melissa Ridge Intermediate Choir, Melissa Middle School Choir, Melissa High School Choir and MMS Performing Arts.