Press Release: 2012-2013 Tri-M Music Honor Society Chapter of the Year Announced

RESTON, VA (September 26, 2012) –The National Association for Music Education announced the 2012-2013 Tri-M Music Honor Society Chapter of the Year. The Tri-M Music Honor Society is the international music honor society for middle/junior high and high school students. It is designed to recognize students for their academic and musical achievements, reward them for their accomplishments and service activities, and to inspire other students to excel at music and leadership. Through more than 5,500 chartered chapters, Tri-M has helped thousands of young people provide years of service through music in schools throughout the world. Tri-M is a program of the National Association for Music Education.


Senior Division

Chapter of the Year
Piper High School – Kansas City, KS
Shelly Cole, advisor

First Runner Up
WT Clarke High School – Westbury, NY
Adrianna Donovan, advisor

Second Runner Up
International School, Kulaha Lampur – Malaysia
Jeff Reynolds, advisor


Junior Division

Chapter of the Year
Ranney Middle School, Salina KS
Lillianne Torrente, advisor

First Runner Up
Lakewood Middle School – Salina, KS
Lindsey Modin, advisor

Second Runner Up
Western Heights Middle School – Hagerstown, MD
Heather McEndree, advisor


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