The marching bands from Summerville High School, Ashley Ridge High School, and Fort Dorchester High School in Dorchester School District Two earned recognition in the 5A State Marching Band Championships.
Summerville High School earned a Superior rating and bronze medal in the Finals. The SHS Marching Band is led by Director Leslie Gilreath and Assistant Director Michael Shiverdecker.
Ashley Ridge High School earned a Superior Rating and placement in the top 12 in the Finals. The ARHS Marching Band is led by Director Meredith Melven and Assistant Director Kyle Harvey.
Fort Dorchester High School earned an Excellent Rating and placement in the top 15. The FDHS Marching Band is led by Director Jed Thomas and Assistant Director Matthew Kilby.