DMS Band Wins First Place

The Dorseyville Middle School Honors Band recently earned first place at a Music in the Parks Festival. The band also earned a rating of “Superior” which is the highest rating possible and was named the “Best Overall Band” for receiving the highest score in the competition. Thirteen bands from Indiana, Kentucky, New Jersey, Ohio, and Pennsylvania competed in the festival and the DMS Honors Band received a trophy for its performance. The Music in the Parks festival was held May 19, 2017, at Kings Island near Cincinnati, Ohio.

The Dorseyville Middle School Honors Band includes 45 sixth, seventh, and eighth grade students. The band is under the direction of teacher Anne Osterle Goggin.