Congratulations to the Springfield School District - recognized by NAMM (National Association of Music Merchants) Foundation - to be among the best communities in the U.S. for music education. The annual award recognizes outstanding efforts by teachers, administrators, parents, and students who have made music education part of a well-rounded education.
Celebrating the achievement & commitment to music education - are alumni donors John (SHS '65) and Barbara (SHS '72) Torelli Sammartino - contributors who have presented a dedicatory classroom plaque - honoring Springfield's music department and is now proudly displayed in the SHS band room.
Thank you, John and Barbara, for your valued contribution celebrating Springfield public education and promoting the benefits and pleasures of making music.
(Pictured:(Left to Right - John Sammartino & Barbara Torelli Sammartino & Don Mooney, Springfield School District Executive Director of Operations)
Note: John Sammartino has recently been named to the SAEF board of directors in recognition of his strong Cougar commitments.
To learn more about SAEF's SHS Classroom/Dedicatory Plaque Program, please contact Jan Griesemer, Development Office, firstname.lastname@example.org, 610-938-6034.