Students in the music program work very hard to succeed so we are particularly pleased to recognize the work of our most outstanding students at our final concerts in the following categories:

Concert Band 8-12: The Concert Band Awards are presented at each grade level to a student who demonstrates high academic achievement, strong musicianship, professionalism and leadership within Band 8, Band 9, Band 10 or Senior Wind Ensemble.

Concert Choir 8-12: The Concert Choir Awards are presented at each grade level to a student who demonstrates high academic achievement, strong musicianship, professionalism and leadership within Redhawk Voices or Senior Concert Choir.

Jazz Ensemble 8-12: The Jazz Ensemble Awards are presented at each grade level to a student who demonstrates high academic achievement, strong musicianship, professionalism and leadership within Junior and Senior Jazz Ensembles.

Vocal Jazz 10-12: The Vocal Jazz Awards are presented at each grade level to a student who demonstrates high academic achievement, strong musicianship, professionalism and leadership within Poppy Vox

Pit Orchestra: The Pit Orchestra Award is presented to a student or students who demonstrates high academic achievement, strong musicianship, professionalism and leadership within Pit Orchestra for the Musical Theatre Program.

Most Improved Musician: This award is presented to the student or students who demonstrate the most growth in one or more area including academic achievement, musicianship, professionalism and leadership.

Certificates of Special Recognition: These awards recognize unique contributions or achievements of Poppy Music students and are awarded at the directors’ discretion.

Outstanding Musician 8-12: The Outstanding Musician Awards are presented at each grade level to a student who demonstrates high academic achievement, strong musicianship, professionalism and leadership in 2 or more ensembles.