Decker Middle School students took the top spots at the first-ever Region 26 Jazz Band auditions at Georgetown High School Sat. Feb. 10.
Over 150 students from 9 middle schools in the region auditioned and DMS students took four of the top spots, including first chair flute, Carolyn Villa; first chair tuba, Cameron Botley; first chair baritone saxophone, Derek Muñoz; and first chair trombone, Aidan King-Cruz.
Decker Middle School is a Fine Arts Academy in Manor ISD. The school places an emphasis on the importance of engaging with the arts, and teaches a variety of subjects through the lens of the arts.