Good News at THS!

Good New at THS

Thunderbird High School

Good News!

1. Both of the Thunderbird Jazz Bands qualified for the state jazz festival last Friday at the NAU Jazz Festival!! Jazz 2 competed for the first time in many years and received a rating of EXCELLENT. Jazz 1 came home with a SUPERIOR rating with an outstanding soloist award going to senior Chris Clements.

2. The Concert Band & Jazz bands will be on concert Thursday night at 7:00 PM in the auditorium.

3. Very proud of girls’ basketball: AIA all section teams were announced.

First team – Jazmine Covington and Brianna Lehew

Section Player of the Year – Brianna Lehew

Honorable Mention – Allison Schoenike

Coaching Staff of the Year – Thunderbird

4. ROTC – Took 1st place in the state in Orienteering for the first time.

5. Academic Decathlon has qualified for state, which takes place next Thursday and Friday. Students had to take individual MC tests, write an essay, give a speech, and answer questions in what is called the interview in history, literature, math, science, music, art, economics.

6. Our National Merit Semi Finalist Mark Morrissey has advanced to Finalist standing.