Arts Achievements at LCS
2017-2018 School Year
Middle School Choir: Won 3 Superior Awards and 1 Excellent Award from the ACSI Music Festival Choir Competition. Individually competing students have placed Superior or Excellent every year we have attended.
Middle and High school Choirs were selected to be one of 3 schools to clinic with and open for the vocal band FACE.
High School Choir: Won 2 Gold Medals and 1 Silver Medal from the Elitch Garden Musical Festival Competition. 3 soloists won "Best Performer" from the competition for their hard work and performance during the competition.
Won an Award of Recognition from performing at The Grand Ole Opry in Nashville, Tennessee.
Students have won the Longmont Chorale competitions.
2016-2017 School Year
LCS Band Awards
“Superior” rating at the Rocky Mountain Band Festival 8 years in a row.
“Superior” rating at the Elitch’s Band Festival 3 times.
“Superior” rating at the Mile High Jazz Festival in Denver.
Only 3 bands, out of 30, received a “Superior” rating. The other 2 bands were from 5A schools.
Received the “1A Outstanding Jazz Band Award” at the Canon City Blossom Band Festival.
Invited to perform at Branson, MO 2 times.
Invited to perform at Disneyland 2 times.
Recorded in the Sound Kitchen Recording Studio in Nashville, TN.
The LCS Summer Band has been invited to perform the “National Anthem” at Rockies Baseball games 4 times.
LCS Band has had 3 students selected to the University of Colorado Middle School Honor Band during the past 8 years.
Director of Bands
2016 RMCA Band Festival
Congratulations to all three LCS bands. Each received Superior ratings (top ratings) at the RMCA Band Festival.
Great Job, we are proud of our musicians!
Bill Wilkinson, Director of Bands
Congratulations Grayson Blalock!
Each February, top middle school musicians from all over the state are selected to perform in a Colorado Middle School Honor Band concert at Macky Auditorium at CU Boulder.
Our very own Grayson Blalock was selected to participate in the concert performed on February 27th at 6:00 PM. This was the second time in the history of LCS that one of our middle school students was selected. He is considered one of the best middle school trombone players in the state of Colorado.