Middle School Students Chosen for Band Honors

Several Dorseyville Middle School students were selected to perform with prestigious bands.

•PMEA District 1 Junior High East Band – Five Dorseyville Middle School students were chosen to participate in the 2017 PMEA District 1 Junior High East Band Festival. The students are eighth graders Madelyn Francis, Abigail Rickin-Marks, Dylan Stein, and Joey Wang, and seventh grader Siddharth Yende. The band included students from a several county area. The festival was held at the Charles A. Huston Middle School in the Lower Burrell School District March 17 and 18.

•Allegheny Valley Honors Band – Five Dorseyville students were selected by audition to perform with the 2017 Allegheny Valley Honors Band. This group is comprised of select student musicians from the Fox Chapel Area, Hampton, North Allegheny, Northgate, North Hills, Pine-Richland, Riverview, and Shaler Area school districts. The Dorseyville Middle School students chosen were eighth graders Madelyn Francis, Nathaniel Kisslinger, Michael VanDemark, and Joey Wang, and seventh grader James Trageser. The Allegheny Valley Honors Band Festival was held at North Allegheny Senior High School January 6.