Brandeis HS band director recognized with state UIL excellence award

February 24, 2015

Richard Herrera, head band director at Brandeis HS, is one of 15 state educators to be selected for the 2014 UIL Sponsor Excellence Award. The 24th annual UIL Award represents an instructor’s exemplary ability to identify, develop, and refine a student's extracurricular talents to the highest degree possible within the educational system. Educators selected for this award have demonstrated the ability to prepare students consistently and at a very high level of achievement in all aspects of UIL assessment. Dr. Brad Kent from the UIL helped present the award.