The music department of the Aurora-based high school has been acknowledged by the National Association of Music Merchants as one of the Best Communities for Music Education
in America every year since 2012 and was named a Grammy Signature Gold School in 2016, one of just three in the country to receive the honor.
Now in its 20th year, the Best Communities for Music Education
designation is awarded to districts that demonstrate outstanding achievement in efforts to provide music access and education to all students.
The NAMM Foundation has announced the results of its 10th annual Best Communities for Music Education
survey, which recognizes schools and districts across the country for their commitment to music education in the classroom.
U-46 was honored with the Best Communities for Music Education
designation from the NAMM Foundation for its outstanding commitment to music education.
The NAMM Foundation announced the results of the 10th annual "Best Communities for Music Education
" survey, which includes 124 school districts across the United States.
Five area school districts have been designated among the "Best Communities for Music Education