All-American School Band and Orchestra Program
About the Program
Conn-Selmer, Inc., a division of Steinway Musical Instruments, is proud to recognize the most outstanding school instrumental music programs in America by establishing the Conn-Selmer All-American School program. For a six-year period, your school and Conn-Selmer will enjoy a special relationship that rewards excellence and encourages the growth in music and music education.
Ellington High SchoolJohn Kerley, Band DirectorOne School StreetEllington, Missouri 63638 Elkhart Memorial High SchoolKurt Weimer, Band Director2608 California RoadElkhart, Indiana 46514 North Side Middle SchoolSandy Carnall, Band Director300 Lawrence StreetElkhart, Indiana 46514 Central High SchoolScott Garner, Band Director1 Blazer Blvd.Elkhart, Indiana 46514 West Side Middle SchoolTim Carnall, Band Director101 South Nappanee StreetElkhart, Indiana 46514 Pierre Moran Middle SchoolDan Burton, Band Director200 West Lusher AvenueElkhart, Indiana 46514 Trumbull High SchoolPeter Horton, Band Director72 Strobel RoadTrumbull, CT. 06611 Henry Clay High SchoolBill Kite, Band Director2100 Fontaine RoadLexington, Kentucky 40502 Reeths-Puffer High SchoolChuck Hodson, Band Director1545 North Roberts RoadMuskegon, Michigan 49445 Noblesville School DistrictEric Thornbury, Music Department Chair1625 Field DriveNoblesville, Indiana 14209 Ayala High SchoolMark Stone, Director of Bands14255 Peyton DriveChino Hills, California 91709 Fort Wayne Community School DistrictRodney Rathge, Director of Purchasing1200 South Clinton StreetFort Wayne, Indiana 46802 George Rogers Clark High SchoolChris Yoo, Director of Bands620 Boone AvenueWinchester, Kentucky 40391 Garrett High SchoolPaul Marlow, Director of Bands801 East Houston StreetGarrett, Indiana 46738 Monrovia High SchoolBrian Willett, Director of Bands205 South Chestnut StreetMonrovia, Indiana 46157 Damonte Ranch High SchoolSteve Schifferdecker, Director of Bands10500 Rio Wrangler ParkwayReno, Nevada 89521 New Milford High SchoolDavid Syzdek, Director of Bands388 Danbury RoadNew Milford, Connecticut 06776 Davis High SchoolSteven Hendricks, Director of Bands325 South Main StreetKaysville, Utah 84037 Decatur Central High SchoolTim Cox, Director of Bands5251 Kentucky AvenueIndianapolis, Indiana 46221 Ben Davis High School1200 North Girls School RoadIndianapolis, Indiana 46214 KIPP Atlanta Collegiate HighArthur Washington, Band Director98 Anderson AvenueAtlanta, GA 30314 Concord High SchoolScott Spradling, Director of Bands59117 Minuteman WayElkhart, IN 46517 DeKalb High SchoolTerry Fisher, Band Director3424 County Road 427Waterloo, IN 46793 Grant High SchoolAndrew Buikema, Band Director331 East State StreetGrant, MI 49327 Grayson County High SchoolAaron Bell, Director of Bands240 High School RdLeitchfield, KY 42754 Knox Community SchoolsCraige R. Phipps, Director of Bands#1 Redskin TrailKnox, IN, 46534 Mishawaka High SchoolTom Budzinski, Band Director1202 Lincoln Way EastMishawaka, IN 46544 Penn High SchoolGlenn Northern, Director of Bands55900 Bittersweet RoadMishawaka, IN 46545 Elko High SchoolWalt Lovell, Director of Bands987 College AvenueElko, NV 89801 Citrus High SchoolBrian York, Director of Bands600 West Highlands Blvd.Inverness, FL 34452 Forrest County Agricultural High SchoolZekeius Hibler, Director of Bands215 Old Highway 49 EastBrooklyn, MS 39425 Constantine Public School DistrictMarge Caid, Director of BandsOne Falcon DriveConstantine, MI 49042 Peak to Peak Charter SchoolAdam Spicer, Band Director800 Merlin DriveLafayette, Colorado 80026 Annapolis Area Christian SchoolMr. Mike Shaner, Director of Bands109 Burns Crossing RoadSevern, Maryland 21144 Goshen High SchoolTom Cox, Director of Bands401 Lincolnway EastGoshen, Indiana 46526 Doral Academy High SchoolEdward J. Ercilla, Director of Bands11100 NW 27th StreetDoral, Florida 33172
Becoming a Conn-Selmer All-American School will:• Recognize the school’s commitment to excellence.
• Sustain the long term growth of the school’s program and reputation.
• Enable the school to own new, quality instruments in order to improve the quality of the program.
• Benefit recruitment and retention of the most promising students to the school’s music program.
• Increase the national and international profile of the school as a leader in music education.
• Establish a long-term position as a leader in music and music education.
For more information contactGrant Johnston, Program Administrator, Division of Education