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Several PLCS students selected for 2019 All State Band

All PLCS band students selected for all state band

Each year, approximately 3,000 of the best high school musicians in the state audition for the Nebraska All-State Band, Chorus, Jazz Band and Orchestra which are sponsored by the Nebraska Music Education Association.

Selection as a member of one of these groups is one of the highest music honors attainable in Nebraska. 

The following students from PLCS were among those chosen to be a part of the 2019 All-State Band:

Papillion La Vista High School 

PLHS students who made all state band

(Papillion La Vista High School students selected as All-State Band students)

Left to right: Laura Nelson, Olivia Lott, Vincent Lin, Riley Martin.

Note: Vincent Lin is a four-year All-State flautist, the first one in the state. 

Papillion La Vista South High School

PLSHS students chosen as all state students

(Papillion La Vista South High School students selected as All-State Band students)

Left to right: Hannah Wood, Caden Arsenault, Josh Schwarz, Ethan Tomlinson, Josh Blazek, Pierce Tomlinson, Courtney Clark, Gavin (Josh) Swartz. 

Not pictured: Kyla Velandres

Pictured below: Chiara Fazzini 

student photographed in office