Category Archive: West Jessamine High School

Oct 29

West Jessamine High School marching band advances to state semifinal competition

The West Jessamine High School marching band prepared to take the field at Madison Southern High School in Berea on Saturday in the state quarterfinal competition. West placed seventh and advanced to the state semifinals, which take place this Saturday on the same field in Berea. West is set to perform at 12:45 p.m. (Photo submitted)

The West Jessamine High School marching band has advanced to the state semifinals after not competing at all last year. The band is under the direction of first-year director Patrick Van Arsdale. The band competed in the Kentucky Music Educators Association Class AAAA East quarterfinals competition Saturday in Berea, placing seventh to earn a spot …

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Oct 29

West Jessamine High School cheerleaders deliver pumpkins to Thomson-Hood

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Oct 29

West Jessamine High School choir sings at EKU concert

The West Jessamine High School student choir posed with guest clinician and composer Dr. Jeffrey Redding, center, and choir director Jessica Greene and staff accompanist Larry Crawford, far right. The choir sang with the Eastern Kentucky University choirs at their fall concert Oct. 21 in Richmond. (Photo submitted)

The West Jessamine High School choir joined the Eastern Kentucky University choirs for their fall concert Tuesday, Oct. 21, at First Baptist Church in Richmond. The EKU Chamber Singers, Concert Choir, and University Singers were led by Dr. Richard Waters, director of choral activities at EKU, and choral conducting graduate students Hannah Draper Burnett and …

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Oct 28

Jessamine County Board of Education pulls West Jessamine High School baseball field trip off agenda

The West Jessamine High School baseball team’s annual spring-break trip to Florida is in jeopardy after the Jessamine County Board of Education pulled the item off its agenda Monday night. The board has scrutinized the trip the past three years for concerns related to cost, travel and supervision, but board members have approved it each …

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Oct 14

West Jessamine High School choir featured at Eastern Kentucky University concert Oct. 21

The West Jessamine High School concert choir will join the Eastern Kentucky University choirs for their fall concert Tuesday, Oct. 21, at 7:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Richmond. The EKU Chamber Singers, Concert Choir, and University Singers are led by Dr. Richard Waters, director of choral activities at EKU, and choral conducting graduate …

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