Archive for 'Recognition'

Order Lassiter or Sprayberry Patches by Nov 1

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Hey Grand Champions! (Yes, you!)

If you are interested in ordering a patch from the Lassister or Sprayberry competitions, please print and complete the form (linked below) with payment by November 1st.  Questions?  Contact Dana Jeske at benshouse@bellsouth.net .

Click here for the order form.

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Top Honors at Southern Invitational

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For a second weekend in a row, the members of the Hillgrove High School Marching Band came away from a competition with a coveted Grand Champion designation.

After a near-perfect clean sweep at Lassiter’s Marching Band Showcase, it was the 30th Annual Southern Invitational Music Festival held Saturday, October 19th where students once again performed their show “Down on the Circle H” featuring music from famed American composer Aaron Copland. Hillgrove was one of seventeen bands participating in the competition portion ...

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Hillgrove Shines at Lassiter Competition

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The 2013 Hillgrove High School Marching Band took five captions in Class AAAA, three overall awards and were named Grand Champions for the 10th annual Lassiter Marching Band Showcase on Friday, October 11th at “The Frank” on the Lassiter campus.

1381839_10151681638156074_191227396_nHillgrove captured a superior rating in addition to the near sweep of their class captions, besting in Music Effect, Visual Effect, General Effect, Drum Major and ...

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Ferrell named Supervisor of Instrumental Music

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It’s with mixed emotions that we publish Mr. Ferrell’s open letter to the Hillgrove band families announcing his promotion.  We are truly grateful for his dedication and commitment to the Hillgrove music program from the very beginning, and wish him all the best in his new role.

Dear Hillgrove Band Families,

Chris FerrellI hope you all are having a great ...

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Hillgrove students heading to GHP

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Congratulations to the following students for being selected to attend Georgia’s Governor’s Honors Program (GHP) this summer:

They are among the 86 students selected from the Cobb County School District to attend this four-week intensive program. 690 finalists were selected statewide, out of more than 3,000 applicants.  Of the schools in West Cobb, Hillgrove had the highest number of instrumentalists selected to attend.

Administered by the Georgia Department of Education, GHP is a summer residential instructional program designed to provide intellectually gifted and ...

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