David Cain, NISD Elementary Music /Secondary Vocal Supervisor, was chosen by the Texas Music Administrators Conference as the 2016 “Music Administrator of the Year” for excellence in support of music education. David has taught music for over 35 years and continues to provide instructors the necessary tools to be highly successful in the classroom.
The Percussive Arts Society International Convention (PASIC) was held in the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center from November 11-14. Dana Dominguez (12th grade percussionist from Stevens High School) earned 1st place in the High School Keyboard Contest at PASIC with a score of 97 out of 100. There were 22 students competing in this keyboard competition and Dana's performance of Pius Cheung's Etude in E Minor earned the highest score among all individuals competing at PASIC in both the high school and college divisions.