Top Orchestra Students Selected for Music Festivals
Fifteen exceptional orchestra students from Levittown Public Schools were recently selected to perform in the Long Island String Festival Association's Nassau intermediate and secondary festivals.
Students selected to perform on the intermediate level include Jonas E. Salk Middle School students Anastasia Angelakis, Eunice Lee and Evelyn Sun. Wisdom Lane Middle School participants include Allison Cha, Isabella Hines and Shae McGinty. The middle schoolers will perform in the intermediate festival from March 2-4 at Uniondale High School.
At the secondary level, Division Avenue students Eileen Cha, Joy Kim, Leah Draluck, Kenneth Gonzalez were chosen with General Douglas MacArthur High School students Saajid Chowdhury, Elizabeth DelPesce, Jason Maynard, Brendan Travers and Helen Zhang. The students will perform from Nov. 17-19 at Wisdom Lane Middle School.
"The Levittown School District is thrilled that so many fine orchestra students were selected to participate in the Long Island String Festival Association concerts," said Curriculum Associate of Music Vincent D'Ulisse. "This is reflective of the growth and quality of the program that the administration and board of education have so generously supported over the past several years."