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DATE: Tuesday, May 09, 2017
TO: School Board Members
FROM: Jeff Eakins, Superintendent
SUBJECT / RECOMMENDATIONS
Recognition of the Newsome High School Concert Band for Achieving Straight Superior Ratings at the Florida Bandmaster's Association State Music Performance Assessments Festival (Office of Teaching and Learning)
EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
The Newsome High School Concert Band was awarded a superior rating from each adjudicator at the State Central Concert Band Music Performance Awards Ceremony held at the Vero Beach High School Performing Arts Center on April 27, 2017.  Newsome High School received the Otto Kraushaar Award from the Florida Band Masters Association.  This prestigious accolade is granted to high school band programs that receive only superior ratings from the Marching and Concert Band Music Performance Assessments.
STRATEGIC OBJECTIVES
• Develop, recognize, and reward employees
FINANCIAL IMPACT (Budgeted:  No)
This item is for recognition and has no financial impact to the district.
EVALUATION
N/A
SUBMITTED BY:  Leslie S. Granich, Instructional Leadership Director, Secondary
Ted Hope, Ed.S., Supervisor of Music Education 6-12
Deborah Cook   Dr. Alberto Vázquez
Chief Academic Officer, Office of Teaching and Learning
(813) 272-4221
  Chief of Staff
(813) 272-4986
    A 17
Hillsborough County Public Schools (Florida) * Mtg.#20170509_812 (Board Recognition Meeting) * Section A Item# 17