Concert Band Places 1st
The Oak Hill High School Concert Band attended the Music In The Parks Competition sponsored by Kings Island and performed at Loveland Middle School. After competing among other schools from the Tri-State area and beyond, they received a superior rating and first-place trophy. Congratulations Oaks Band! Click images to enlarge.
Oak Hill Music Honored
Oak Hill Union Local School District has been honored with the Best Communities for Music Education designation from the NAMM Foundation for its outstanding commitment to music education. Oak Hill joins 830 districts across the country in receiving the prestigious award in 2023. This is the eighth consecutive year Oak Hill has been recognized for demonstrating outstanding achievement in efforts to provide music access and education to all students.
Honors Band Participants
The following students earned a seat in the 2023 Scioto County Honors Band. Pictured (L-R) front row: Trent Fulkerson, Haidyn Rife, and Makenna Travis. Second row: Myah Leonard, Keiralee Rafferty-McBride, Aubrie Canter, Ty Irwin, Jacob Vernon, Kylee Mannering, and Jenna Holloway. Back row: Kenton Michael, Waylon Michael, Philipp Schmittner, Blaise Barger, Dylan Stickley, and Cole Bachtel.
Johnson Performs at OSU
Congratulations to Senior band member Kaydee Johnson for making the Ohio State University School of Music Honor Band. Kaydee earned her seat in the Scarlet Symphonic Band and played 2nd-chair trumpet. She practiced January 13-15, then participated in the finale concert on January 15, 2023 at OSU Weigel Hall.
Band Members Honored
At its December 2022 meeting, the Oak Hill Union Local Board of Education honored students selected to perform in the Malone University Honors Band. Pictured (L-R) are Jenna Holloway, Kenton Michael, Waylon Michael, Haidyn Rife, and Dylan Stickley. Amelia Michael was not present. Also pictured is Mr. Bryce Werntz, Director of Bands.