Oak Hill Schools music teachers and student performed with the University of Rio Grande's Symphonic Band in their annual Spring Concert on April 14, 2016 on the campus of the University Rio Grande.
Pictured (L-R) Mr. Gary Stewart, University Band Director; Ms. Bambi Roush, Oak Hill Elementary music teacher; Abigail Denny, senior Oak Hill Band member; and Mr. Bryce Werntz, Oak Hill Director of Bands.
Oak Hill Union Local Schools 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 476 districts across the country in receiving the prestigious award in 2016.
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.
Districts that have been recognized by the NAMM Foundation are often held up as models for other educators looking to boost their own music education programs.
Retiring school district employees were recognized by Superintendent Michael McCoy on May 22, 2015. Pictured (L-R): Greg Taylor, Sheila Smith, Carol Phillips, Debbie Morgan, Judy Hamilton, Julie Evans, and Mr. McCoy.