40 Manual/YPAS students selected for All-State Band Ensembles

Congratulations to the following students selected Saturday by the Kentucky Music Educators Association (KMEA) for 2019 All-State band ensembles: Jazz Ensemble 1 Sam Banister, Second Tenor Sax Zach Hood, Lead Trombone Carter Hawkins, Third Trombone Sam Feinstein, Guitar Camron Gooden, Bass Jazz Ensemble 2 Cameron Peterson, Baritone Sax Orchestra Lillie Kang, Principal Flute Jasper Kasey, … Read more40 Manual/YPAS students selected for All-State Band Ensembles

10 Manual students win district Reflections awards

10 duPont Manual students will be honored at the 15th District PTA Reflections Awards Banquet for their entries into the contest. Schools from throughout JCPS submitted entries and the students who will be awarded represented the top performers in the divisions. The Manual district award winners are: Summer Reilly Madeline Mattheu Abhay Madhavarap Ellana C. … Read more10 Manual students win district Reflections awards

5 Manual students win 2018 YMCA Youth Character Awards

5 Manual students were among 12 JCPS students who  recently selected as winners of the 2018 Youth Character Awards from the YMCA! Congrats to: • Jolene Ballard – Age 17, duPont Manual High School • Lorena Bonet Velazquez – Age 17, Fairdale High School • Christiana Brown – Age 15, Central High School • Taurino Castaneda … Read more5 Manual students win 2018 YMCA Youth Character Awards

Many YPAS students selected to JCPS All-County Bands and Full Orchestra

Last week, YPAS band students auditioned for selection to JCPS All-County Bands and Full Orchestra and the results continue to amaze: YPAS is 61% of the All-County Wind Ensemble (54 of 88) YPAS is 39% of the All-County Symphonic Band (34 of 88) YPAS is 71% of the All-County Full Orchestra Woodwind, Brass, and Percussion … Read moreMany YPAS students selected to JCPS All-County Bands and Full Orchestra