Lubbock ISD has been honored for the second year in a row with the Best Communities for Music Education designation from The NAMM Foundation for its outstanding commitment to music education. Lubbock ISD is one of 4% of districts across the nation receiving the prestigious award in 2018!
The Best Communities Music Education designation is awarded to districts that demonstrate outstanding achievement in efforts to provide music access and education to all students. To qualify for the Best Communities designation, Lubbock ISD answered detailed questions about funding, graduation requirements, music class participation, instruction time, facilities, support for the music program, and community music-making programs.
Recognition of 2019 All State Musicians
Lubbock ISD Board of Trustees recognized 5 band and choir students who recently earned all-state honors. Four students earned the recognition from the Texas Music Educators Association (TMEA) and one student earned the honor from the Association of Texas Small School Bands (ATSSB). The all-state performing groups represent the highest possible level of musical recognition in band, choir and orchestra in the State of Texas. Congratulations to these amazing students!
Coronado High School Choir
Sterling French Tenor
Estacado High School Band
Nickolas Delacruz Trombone
Lubbock High School Band
Dacia Hannel Clarinet,
Connie Liu Piccolo
Monterey High School Choir
Caleb Cartwright Tenor
Big Art Day is an art happening to raise awareness of art education and art as a creative force in our communities on a BIG statewide scale. It is an attempt by the Texas Art Education Association (TAEA) to engage all art educators, their students and communities in a single day art event.
Kick off for Big Art Day and a reception for students on exhibit at the Garden and Arts Center will be Thursday, February 28th from 5:30pm to 7pm. #txYAM2019
Youth Art Month (YAM) is an annual observance held each March to emphasize the value of art education for all children and to encourage support for quality school art programs. Student artwork will be on exhibit throughout the month of March in various locations.