Saturday afternoon, April 22nd, at 4:30pm, the Washington PAC center was packed with families from all over Southeast Iowa as Washington hosted the 3rd annual SEIBA Elementary Honor Band. Directors Kevin Makinster and Steve King, both from Cedar Rapids and both teachers from the Linn-Mar School District.
Participating in the 2nd year band from WMS were Kevin F, Henry R, Sarah H, Levi A, Teegan S, Sofia J, Natalie M, Gracey S, Bailey R and Allison R.
On April 8th, at Mt. Pleasant HS, the Mt. Pleasant Honor Band was held and 21 Washington MS Band students were selected to this honor band. Their directors were Andy Owen of Tipton High School directing the 7-8 honor band and Ashley Wilson from North Scott will direct the 6th honor band.
6th Grade Students participating were: Bailey R, Sarah H, Allison R, Gracey S, Teegan S, Henry R, Avery S, Kevin F and Levi A.
7th and 8th Grade WMS students participating were: Sarah N, Chloe M, Jenna M, Emma H, Sami S, Anna V, Kyleigh D, Mateo S, Nikki S, Quentin H, Allison L, and Cameron W.