Ipswich Music, Art & Drama Association, Inc. (IMADA) is a volunteer charitable organization that partners with the Ipswich, Massachusetts public Middle & High Schools to support and promote fine arts education and appreciation.
IMADA’s mission is to advocate for the fine arts as an integral part of secondary education, enhance performing and visual arts educational experiences, and help ensure that all students have access to the highest quality arts education.
Ipswich High School Jazz Band master class with Rufus Reid (2020)
Membership in the Ipswich Music, Art & Drama Association, Inc. is open to all parents and/or guardians of the Ipswich, Massachusetts Middle School and Ipswich, Massachusetts High School students who participate in, or are interested in, any music, art, and/or theater curricular and/or extra-curricular course and/or activity. Membership is also open to any Ipswich, Massachusetts community member, including the business community, interested in supporting the fine arts curricular and/or extra-curricular courses and/or activities at the Ipswich Middle and High Schools Members have the right to vote after attending more than one monthly meeting in a school year, and/or participating on a committee, and/or providing some other necessary service to the organization.
If you have a child participating in music, art or drama activities at the Ipswich Middle or High Schools - we invite you to attend our meetings. There, you can help plan events and learn what is happening in the classroom. Ipswich community members interested in supporting the arts are also invited. There is no membership fee! Come to a meeting and join our group!
IMADA's business meetings are held the first or second Tuesday of every month, September through May.
View IMADA's By-Laws.
Middle school art student, Mikayla Cruz