Honors and Awards 2018-2019
Excellence: honors & awards
Posted on 11/28/2018
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Fourteen RHS band members have been selected through competitive audition to perform in the 2019 All-Bergen County High School Band.  Once again, this is the highest number of students selected from any one school to participate in the 87-piece ensemble.  The All County Band will perform their concert on Sunday, January 13 at Paramus High School.

The RHS students selected for the ensemble are:
Chloe Nam, flute (10)
Meghna Balaraj, flute (12)
Andrea Loo, oboe (10)
Katlyn Tagliabue, bassoon (12)
Annie Duffy, clarinet (12)
Jonathan Lai, clarinet (9)
Jackie Lutz, clarinet (12)
Kieran Corcoran, tenor saxophone (11)*
Emma Matthews, trumpet (11)
Teddy Moll, French horn (11)
Janice Yoon, French horn (10)
Stefanie Haas, trombone (11)
Decklan Spencer, euphonium (10)*
Kyu Hong Kim, euphonium (10)

* Principal (highest score)

On November 3, the RHS Marching Band placed second out of 19 bands at the USBands National Championships Competition, held in Allentown, PA, with a score of 95.8375. The band was also awarded the "Cadets Award of Excellence" in recognition of the band's creativity, performance, overall effect, and professionalism on and off the field.   

 At all-staff Convocation on September 4:

George Washington Middle School Guidance Counselor Michael Mullin was named the 2018 winner of the annual Ashby Award. 

TradofExcelSomerville School custodian Paul Buscher received the annual Tradition of Excellence award.