Mount St. Mary Academy
Special Events

There are a number of activities and events happening throughout the year at Mount St. Mary.  Some of our most popular ones are listed below. We hope you’ll feel welcome to attend all that interest you — it’s a great way to show your support and stay connected with our school community!


The Houndstooth Golf Classic provides a wonderful opportunity to support the Belles while enjoying a fun golf outing with friends. The inaugural event took place at Rebsamen Golf Course in Little Rock on Monday, October 21, 2019. Stay tuned to this site for a link to more details about our 2020 event.


Join Mount St. Mary and central Arkansas runners and walkers of all ages for the school’s annual Houndstooth Hustle 5K through the historic Hillcrest neighborhood. Our 2019 race took place on Saturday, November 9. We’ll post a link with more details about our 2020 race here once it’s scheduled.


During our annual Belles Birthday Bingo event, parents, alumnae and friends have the opportunity to come together to honor the school’s legacy with food and games that support extracurricular programs for current MSM students. The 2020 Belles Birthday Bingo will be held on Saturday, February 8. Stay tuned for more details.

Each year Mount St. Mary welcomes our students’ grandparents on campus to spend time with their grandchild viewing the latest developments in our classrooms and special program areas. Our next Grandparents Day is scheduled for Friday, March 13, 2020.

A biennial dinner and auction held at Mount St. Mary Academy, this event offers a festive evening for the school and alumnae community. The next Dinner Belles will be held on Saturday, April 18, 2020. Click here for more details about this year’s event, and to purchase your tickets.

A signature biennial event, the Mercy & Me luncheon celebrates the nine Mercy values and their place in community leadership. The next Mercy & Me luncheon will take place in Spring 2021.

Annual Sponsorship Program


Mount St. Mary Foundation’s Annual Sponsorship Program gives the opportunity to recognize individuals and businesses that support MSM at a significant level at events throughout the year. The program offers added benefits to these sponsors by extending year-round recognition to our entire community through our website, printed newsletter, online newsletter and social media platforms and special signage in our McAuley Center gymnasium.


For more information, please contact the MSM Foundation Office at (501) 664-8006.