Band members receive district honors
Four members of the EMS Advanced Band and three members of the EHS Concert Band were selected to participate in the Northeast KMEA District Honor Band.
The selections from EMS were Emma Beck, 8th Grade - horn; Mason Kelso, 7th Grade - clarinet; Morgan Thevarajoo, 8th Grade - clarinet; and Hunter Trefz, 8th Grade - tuba. The selections from EHS were Bria Carder, 9th Grade - clarinet; Derrick Higgins, 9th Grade - percussion; and Matthew Kelso, 9th Grade - trumpet.
This is the first year that EHS has had students selected for the 9th Grade Honor Band.
The students will participate in a full-day rehearsal on Dec. 6th at Blue Valley High School for a concert that afternoon.