On Saturday, May 5, nearly 160 students represented Prairie High School in their performances with the Symphonic Band and the Wind Symphony as part of the annual I.H.S.M.A. State Large Group Contest hosted at Linn-Mar High School in Marion.
Following an outstanding performance, the Prairie High School Symphonic Band was awarded a Division I “Superior Rating” for their performance! This is the eighth time in the past thirteen years that the Symphonic Band has earned the state’s top rating! The Prairie High School Wind Symphony also received a Division I Superior Rating for their performance, including perfect scores from two of the three judges! This is the 31st time in the past 32 years that the Prairie High School Wind Symphony has been awarded the state’s top rating!