Four West Orange – Stark Middle School fine art

students have earned All-Region honors.

Claydra Rhodes, a seventh grade clarinet player,

competed against 140 other middle school clarinetists from across the region,

and placed 24th over-all. Rhodes qualified for performance with the top Middle

School Honor Band.

All- Region Band will take place Jan. 13-14 at Lamar University Beaumont.

Additionally, Three West Orange – Stark Middle School

students were selected to perform with the Texas Music Educator’s Middle School

Region X Choir.

WO-S Middle School’s Alexis Wiley, Rachel Self, and

Nathan Hayes are part of a select group of 120 to be selected for the

prestigious choir.

The top 20 in every section are selected for the

choir.

Wiley placed 12th in her section. Hayes

placed 13th; and Self placed 18th in her section.

All three choir students are in the eighth grade.

Ella Nace is the WO-S Middle School

Band Director. Dr. Don Ball, Jr. is the WO-S Middle School Choir Director.