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Hurrah for Sharrah!

Evan DeMeyer, Staff Writer

December 18, 2019

Junior Austin Sharrah is a man of many talents. From playing on the football field to swimming and even playing with the Greeley West band, he can do it all. Sharrah plays a highly overlooked position in football as he is ...

Three advanced music classes, no problems for Spartan senior

Gavonne Goodwin, Staff Writer

November 13, 2018

Senior Destiny Moreno has been involved with music ever since she was little and she never planned on stopping in high school. This year, she’s involved with all three advanced music classes: Spartones Jazz choir, chamber orchestra,...

Music students apply for new Tri-M group hoping to speak ‘universal language’ of music

Kylee Bullard, Staff Writer

October 16, 2018

Greeley West High School is introducing a new music program called Tri-M that is available to band, orchestra, and choir students. Tri-M is a year round music commitment. Students applying are expected to demonstrate leadership,...

Mattresses for money: band holds fifth annual event

Mo Duran, Staff Writer

March 27, 2018

The fifth annual mattress fundraiser for the Music Boosters Program was back at Greeley West on Saturday, March 24. Front Range Unique Fundraising puts on this high yielding event every year for the music program to help the...

New Tri-M club will be home to service projects, unification through music

Mo Duran, Staff Writer

February 23, 2018

Tri-M is a national organization that promotes high academic achievement and community service through music. Recently, Mr. Tom Nugent won a $1,000 dollar prize from Toyota’s January Giveaway to be used for repairs and new instruments,...

Music programs jazzed up after dessert fundraiser

Raquel Dennis, Staff Writer

December 12, 2016

Greeley West band, choir and orchestra had a dessert fundraiser on Saturday November 19 at the Moose Lodge in Greeley to raise money for their trip to Disney World. In order to raise money for their trip to Disney World, they...

Music programs look ahead to Florida trip

Kamrynn Lipp, Staff Writer

September 8, 2016

Every year, the music department does a big trip for their students. This year, it will be to Florida. Over spring break, the music students will travel to Orlando to perform in a competition at Disney World. Many of the students...

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