The Hillgrove Bands’ HUSTLE Award

HUSTLE

HUSTLE Award Criteria

Hustle Award recipients embody the 5 core values of the band program: Humility, Scholarship, Trust, Leadership, and Excellence.   Students winning this award will be awarded a HUSTLE Medallion at the end of year band banquet.  To be considered for the HUSTLE award, students must meet the following criteria:

HUMILITY

Students must show evidence of selfless service in school, community, etc…  Any type of volunteer service hours may be reported for this portion of the award.

SCHOLARSHIP

Award winners must post a minimum 3.5 weighted GPA.

TRUST

Each student’s trustworthiness will be evaluated by 4 peers and 1 teacher.

LEADERSHIP

The student must have participated in Mr Erwin’s after school leadership course, or an acceptable substitute.

EXCELLENCE

The student must complete the following objectives:

  1. Must take a minimum of 20 private lessons in the course of the school year.

  2. Must audition for district honor band/all state.

  3. Must perform an approved SOLO at Solo and Ensemble in May.

HUSTLE AWARD APPLICATION (available in April 2020)