The five-year agreement will pay the school district
The agreement, however, would become moot once the sale of
In other business, the board named the head of the middle school marching band,
Pfeil replaces the current band director, who has resigned.
Zahorchak said the board, administrators, music instructors, parents and others in the community have been working to enhance and expand the district's music program.
"Pfeil has developed a strong band program at the
By 2017, the high school should have more than 100 instruments in the marching band alone, he said.
"This was done by design," he said, adding that he praises the school board and others for that effort.
Members of the community helping with the music program include the Rev.
King has organized after-school and summer music programs for children and the Rotarians are supporting a program to repair instruments, he said.
"A lot of people are pitching in," Zahorchak said.
Music is an important subject because it teaches discipline and others values, he said.
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