Congratulations to the Raider Pride Concert Band, who received a Sweepstakes 1st Division Superior Rating from all six judges at the Region 3 UIL Concert and Sight-reading Contest held at Canton High School on March 1.
The SHS Symphonic Band has been hard at work on this very challenging music, and the band directors could not be more proud of their achievement. Special thanks to all of the parents, music lesson teachers, and of course the wonderful staff and administration for their support. Below is a link to hear the recordings from the contest.
Congratulations to the Sunnyvale FFA members that exhibited at the Fort Worth Stock Show.
We had over 30 rabbits entered this year! Here are the results:
Solid Senior Doe French Lop: 3rd
9th in fur
Broken Senior Buck French Lop: 1st, Best Opposite Variety
7th in fur
Broken Senior Doe French Lop: 3rd
4th in fur
Broken Senior Buck French Lop: 3rd
Broken Senior Doe French Lop: 7th
Broken Senior Doe French Lop: 2nd
3rd in fur
Broken Senior Doe French Lop: 5th
6th in fur
Broken Senior Doe French Lop: 4th
Broken Senior Doe Jersey Wooly: 3rd
1st in Fur
Black Intermediate Doe New Zealand: 3rd
5th in fur
We also had an excellent showing from Bailey Mitchell and Faith Collins. This is the final show for most of our rabbit exhibitors this school year. Congratulations to all!
Raider Cheer competed in the 2nd annual UIL State Cheerleading Spirit Competition on Thursday, January 12th. The Raider squad competed with 61 teams and placed 9th in prelims, making the required top 20 to advance to the finals. In the finals the SHS cheerleaders advanced 4 spots, landing in 5th PLACE amongst the 3A teams.
Raider Cheer placed 2nd
in the Band Dance routine
and 5th in the Fight Song routine.
CONGRATULATIONS, RAIDER CHEER!
SHS Places Six in State Band
The Sunnyvale Band sent 18 members to competed at the Area North State Band auditions held at Argyle High School on January 7th, 2017. Congratulations to our newest ATSSB All-State Band members:
Vivian Tang, 11th grade Oboe
Jacob Miller, 12th grade Clarinet
Andrew Miller, 12th grade Tenor Saxophone
Logan Jacobs, 11th grade Trumpet
Lilly Kirby, 12th grade French Horn
Jenning Thian 10th grade Percussion
These members will be headed to San Antonio on February 8th-11th, 2017 to represent Sunnyvale at the Texas Music Educators Association Convention. This is the highest level of achievement for band students across the state of Texas.
SHS has several 1st alternates to the ATSSB All State Band:
PHOTO, L to R: Tai Tran, Logan Jacobs, Claire Salser, Jenning Thian, Andrew Miller, Jacob Miller, Ashley Rivera, Lilly Kirby-Rivera, Vivian Tran (not pictured Seth Fredrickson)
SHS Singers Make it to State Choir
SHS Choir members Landon Wolfe, Lori McDermett, and Luke Van Vessem were selected to the TMEA All State Choir this past weekend. Congratulations to these talented students! The 2017 All State Choir will performed in San Antonio in February.