The Nashville Scrapper Band competed in the Region II Concert Assessment over the weekend. Director Sara Jo Morris conducted the band in three different arrangements as they competed in the 3A division. Nashville received straight one ratings across the board, which is the highest rating that can be awarded.
The following students auditioned and were selected to be in the High School All-Region Band:
Band Director: Sara Jo Morris
Mrs. Morris graduated from Massena Central High School in Massena, NY. She attended college at Ouachita Baptist University and majored in Instrumental Music Education. She has taught at Nashville for five years. Prior to Nashville, she taught at Maypearl ISD in Maypearl, TX for three years. One of her favorite memories as a teacher was “When I was able to announce to the band that they had received Superior rating at Concert Assessment. Watching their faces and seeing them celebrate is something I will not forget.”