Dunkirk Middle School
7th Grade Band
8th Grade Band
Dunkirk High School
We haven't forgotten WHY it's called "playing"...
Directed by Jenniene Eimers Scarem
The arts are recognized as a core subject in the Goals 2000: Educate America Act approved by both houses of Congress in 1994.
- National Education Goals Panel.
The College Board identifies the arts as one of the six basic academic subject areas students should study in order to succeed in college.
- Academic Preparation for College: What Students Should Know and Be Able to Do, The College Board.
A ten-year study indicates that students who study music achieve higher test scores, regardless of socioeconomic background.
- Dr. James Catterall, UCLA.