The Summit Wind Symphony was selected as a National Winner in the 2019 Mark of Excellence contest - placing Summit in the top twenty-five percent of all bands in the nation.
The Mark of Excellence project seeks to recognize and award outstanding achievement in performance by high school and middle school bands, choirs and orchestras.
Three Mansfield ISD band were chosen as National Winners including Summit and Lake Ridge High Schools along with T.A. Howard Middle School.
The winners will be recognized in publications and at regional and national conventions. All of the groups will receive trophies, comments from the adjudicators and a compilation recording of the National Winners.
This year, 320 musical ensembles from 38 states entered the competition.