Students named to KMEA State Band

Berean Academy students, Shannon Busenitz, Grace Neal and Darin Stephens were selected to participate in the KMEA State Band and Orchestra at Century II Feb. 22-24, 2018.  
To be selected for this the students auditioned for District in November and performed their concerts at Wichita East on December 2.  The District students could then audition for the State Band and  Orchestra on Jan.  6 in Salina.  
The KMEA State Band and Orchestra will meet at Century II February 25-27 with all students from around the state of Kansas. The concerts will be held in the Concert Hall on Feb. 24.
Grace Neal is the daughter of Troy and Sara Dawson of Cedar Point, Shannon Busenitz is the daughter of Russel and Wanita Busenitz of Peabody, and Darin Stephens is the son of Brad and Shirley Stephens of Newton.