2014 BCME Results

Best Communities for Music Education

The NAMM Foundation is proud to announce the results for the 15th annual Best Communities for Music Education survey. Read the complete roster of districts and schools. Thank you to all who participated.

"The Best Communities for Music Education designation gave our district the opportunity to shine the spotlight on our outstanding music teachers, students, and community partners," said Heather Crocker, Director of Communications for Blaine County School District in Idaho. "In the true spirit of education, our music teachers passed the recognition on to their students and community partners. Programs like Best Communities are critical to the future success of music education."

Abington School DistrictAbingtonPA
Akron Central SchoolsAkronNY
Albion Central School DistrictAlbionNY
Ames Community School DistrictAmesIA
Amityville Union Free School DistrictAmityvilleNY
Ann Arbor Public SchoolsAnn ArborMI
Anoka-Hennepin Independent School District 11AnokaMN
Archbold Area Local SchoolsArchboldOH
Arlington Central School DistrictLaGrangevilleNY
Arlington Independent School DistrictArlingtonTX
Ashdown public schoolsAshdownAR
Auburn City SchoolsAuburnAL
Auburn Enlarged City School District AuburnNY
Austin Independent School DistrictAustinTX
Avon Lake City School DistrictAvon LakeOH
Avon Public SchoolsAvonCT
Bakersfield City School DistrictBakersfieldCA
Baldwinsville Central School DistrictBaldwinsvilleNY
Baltimore County Public SchoolsTowsonMD
Bangor Area School DistrictBangorPA
Barnstable Public SchoolsHyannisMA
Barrington Public SchoolsBarringtonRI
Batavia School District #101BataviaIL
Bay Shore Union Free School DistrictBay ShoreNY
Bay Village City School DistrictBay VillageOH
Bayport-Blue Point Union Free School DistrictBayportNY
Beachwood City SchoolsBeachwoodOH
Bedford Central School DistrictBedfordNY
Belmont Public SchoolsBelmontMA
Berea City School DistrictBereaOH
Bergenfield Public SchoolsBergenfieldNJ
Berkeley Unified School DistrictBerkeleyCA
Berkley School DistrictOak ParkMI
Bethel Park School DistrictBethel ParkPA
Biloxi Public SchoolsBiloxiMS
Blaine County School District #61HaileyID
Bloomfield Hills SchoolsBloomfield HillsMI
Boyertown Area School DistrictBoyertownPA
Brewster Central School DistrictBrewsterNY
Brighton Central School DistrictRochesterNY
Bristol Virginia Public SchoolsBristolVA
Brownsville Independent School DistrictBrownsvilleTX
Burlington Public SchoolsBurlingtonMA
Burlington Township School DistrictBurlingtonNJ
Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake Central School DistrictScotiaNY
Cabarrus County SchoolsConcordNC
Canton Public SchoolsCantonCT
Carlisle Independent School DistrictPriceTX
Carmel Central School DistrictPattersonNY
Carrollton-Farmers Branch Independent School DistrictCarrolltonTX
Caswell County SchoolsYanceyvilleNC
Cazenovia Central SchoolCazenoviaNY
Central Bucks School DistrictDoylestownPA
Central Cambria School DistrictEbensburgPA
Central York School DistrictYorkPA
Chatham Central School DistrictChathamNY
Chelmsford Public SchoolsChelmsfordMA
Cheshire Public SchoolsCheshireCT
Chilton Public SchoolsChiltonWI
Chittenango Central SchoolChittenangoNY
Clairton City School districtClairtonPA
Clarence Central School DistrictClarenceNY
Clark County School DistrictLas VegasNV
Clark ShawneeSpringfieldOH
Clarke County School DistrictAthensGA
Clarksville Montgomery County School SystemClarksvilleTN
Cloudcroft Municipal SchoolsCloudcroftNM
Cobb County School DistrictMariettaGA
Collegium Charter SchoolExtonPA
Colonial School DistrictPlymouth MeetingPA
Commack Public SchoolsEast NorthportNY
Community Consolidated School District 93BloomingdaleIL
Connetquot Central School DistrictBohemiaNY
Conroe Independent School DistrictConroeTX
Council Rock School DistrictNewtownPA
Culver School District #4CulverOR
Cumberland Valley School DistrictMechanicsburgPA
Cuyahoga Heights LocalClevelandOH
Davenport Community School DistrictDavenportIA
David Douglas School DistrictPortlandOR
Davis Joint Unified School DistrictDavisCA
Dearborn Public SchoolsDearbornMI
Deer Park Union Free School DistrictDeer ParkNY
DeKalb County School DistrictStone MountainGA
Delavan Darien School DistrictDelavanWI
Delaware Valley School DistrictMilfordPA
Delsea Regional High School DistrictFranklinvilleNJ
Denton Independent School DistrictDentonTX
Deptford Township Public SchoolsDeptfordNJ
Dover Area School DistrictDoverPA
Dover Union Free School DistrictDover PlainsNY
Duxbury Public SchoolsDuxburyMA
Eagle Mountain-Saginaw Independent School DistrictFort WorthTX
East Islip Union Free School DistrictIslip TerraceNY
East Meadow Union Free School DistrictWestburyNY
East Rockaway Public SchoolsEast RockawayNY
East Stroudsburg Area School DistrictEast StroudsburgPA
East Syracuse Minoa CSDE. SyracuseNY
Eastport South Manor Central School DistrictManorvilleNY
Edmonds School District #15LynnwoodWA
Eldred Central School DistrictEldredNY
Elkhart Community SchoolsElkhartIN
Ellicottville Central School DistrictEllicottvilleNY
Ephrata Area School DistrictEphrataPA
Everett Public SchoolsEverettMA
Evergreen Public SchoolsVancouver,WA
Fairfax County Public SchoolsFalls ChurchVA
Falmouth Public SchoolsNorth FalmouthMa
Fargo Public SchoolsFargoND
Farmingdale Union Free School DistrictFarmingdaleNY
Fayette County Public SchoolsLexingtonKY
Fayetteville-Manlius Central SchoolsManliusNY
Ferndale Public SchoolsFerndaleMI
Firelands Local SchoolsOberlinOH
Fishers Island Union Free School DistrictFishers IslandNY
Florence School District OneFlorenceSC
Forbes Road School DistrictWaterfallPA
Fort Bend Independent School DistrictSugar LandTX
Fort Worth ISDFort WorthTX
Fox Chapel Area School DistrictPittsburghPA
Fraser Public SchoolsFraserMI
Frederic Area School DistrictFredericWI
Fredonia Central School DistrictFredoniaNY
Frontier Central School DistrictHamburgNY
Fulton City School DistrictFultonNY
Fulton County School SystemAtlantaGA
Galveston Independent School DistrictGalvestonTX
Garden City Public SchoolsGarden CityNY
Garland Independent School DistrictGarlandTX
Gateway School DistrictEnochUT
Glastonbury Public SchoolsGlastonburyCT
Glendale unified school districtGlendaleCA
Governor Mifflin School DistrictShillingtonPA
Grand Forks Public School District #1Grand ForksND
Grand Island Central School DistrictGrand IslandNY
Grapevine-Colleyville Independent School DistrictGrapevineTX
Great Falls Public SchoolsGreat FallsMT
Great Neck Public SchoolsGreat NeckNY
Greenwich Public SchoolsGreenwichCT
Gwinnett County Public SchoolsSuwaneeGA
Half Hollow Hills Central School DistrictDix HillsNY
Hampton City Public SchoolsHamptonVA
Hanover County Public SchoolsHanoverVA
Harris-Lake Park Community School DistrictLake ParkIA
Harrisonburg City Public SchoolsHarrisonburgVA
Hastings Public SchoolsHastingsNE
Henrico County Public SchoolsRichmondVA
Hermiston School District 8RHermistonOR
Hidalgo Independent School DistrictHidalgoTX
Hilliard City SchoolsColumbusOH
Hillsborough County Public SchoolsTampaFL
Hilton Central School DistrctHiltonNY
Holland Public SchoolsHollandMI
Holley Central SchoolHolleyNY
Hollidaysburg Area School DistrictHollidaysburgPA
Homewood City SchoolsHomewoodAL
Honeoye Falls-Lima Central School DistrictHoneoye FallsNY
Hoosick Falls Central SchoolHoosick FallsNY
Hoover City SchoolsHooverAL
Hopewell Valley Regional School DistrictPenningtonNJ
Horry County SchoolsConwaySC
Hortonville Area School DistrictHortonvilleWI
Huntington Union Free School DistrictHuntington StationNY
Hurst Euless Bedford Independent School DistrictBedfordTX
Independent School District 621 Mounds View Public SchoolsShoreviewMN
Independent School District 829 WasecaMN
Indian Prairie School DistrictAuroraIL
Irvine Unified School DistrictIrvineCA
Ithaca City School DistrictIthacaNY
Jackson City SchoolsJacksonOH
Jamesville-DeWitt Central School DistrictDeWittNY
Jericho Union Free School DistrictWestburyNY
Johnson City Central School DistrictJohnson CityNY
Joliet Public School District 86JolietIL
Jordan Elbridge Central SchoolJordanNY
Katy Independent School DistrictKatyTX
Kenmore Tonawanda Union Free School DistrictBuffaloNY
Kettering City SchoolsKetteingOH
Kettle Moraine School DistrictWalesWI
Kimberly Area School DistrictCombined LocksWI
Kings Local School DistrictKings MillsOH
Kinnelon School DistrictKinnelonNJ
Kit Carson R-1 School DistrictKit CarsonCO
Klein Independent School DistrictKleinTX
Lawrence Township Public SchoolLawrencevilleNJ
Le Roy Central School DistrictLe RoyNY
Lebanon City School DistrictLebanonOH
Les Cheneaux Community School DistrictCedarvilleMI
Levittown Public SchoolsLevittownNY
Lewisburg Area School DistrictLewisburgPA
Lewisville Independent School DistrictLewisvilleTX
Lexington Public SchoolsLexingtonMA
Liberty School DistrictLibertyMS
Lincoln Unified School DistrictStocktonCA
Lindenhurst Union Free School DistrictLindenhurstNY
Liverpool Central School DistrictLiverpoolNY
Long Beach City School DistrictLido BeachNY
Longwood Central School DistrictMiddle IslandNY
Loudoun County Public SchoolsAshburnVA
Lower Merion School DistrictArdmorePA
Lower Moreland Twp. School DistrictHuntingdon ValleyPA
Loyalsock Township School DistrictMontoursvillePA
Lynbrook Union Free School DistrictLynbrookNY
Madison Public SchoolsMadisonNJ
Maine Township High School District #207Park RidgeIL
Maine-Endwell Central School DistrictEndwellNY
Malverne UFSDMalverneNY
Manhasset Union Free School DistrictManhassetNY
Marlboro School District MiltonNY
Marple Newtown School DistrictNewtown SquarePA
Massapequa Union Free School DistrictMassapequaNY
McAllen Independent School DistrictMcAllenTX
McKinney Independent School DistrictMcKinneyTX
Mechanicsburg Area School DistrictMechanicsburgPA
Meridian Public SchoolsSanfordMI
Mesquite Independent School DistrictMesquiteTX
Metropolitan Nashville Public SchoolsNashvilleTN
Metropolitan School District of Warren TownshipIndianapolisIN
Mexico Academy and Central School DistrictMexicoNY
Midland Park Public SchoolsMidland ParkNJ
Midway Independent School DistrictWoodwayTX
Millbrook Central School DistrictMillbrookNY
Millburn Township Public SchoolsMillburnNJ
Millville Public SchoolsMillvilleNJ
Milpitas Unified School DistrictMilpitasCA
Mineola Union Free School DistrictMineolaNY
Minnetonka Public Schools #276MinnetonkaMN
Monroe-Woodbury Central School DistrictCentral ValleyNY
Montgomery County Public SchoolsChristiansburgVA
Montgomery Independent School DistrictMontgomeryTX
Monticello Central SChool DistrictMonticelloNY
Moon Area School DistrictMoon TownshipPA
Mt. Lebanon School DistrictPittsburghPA
New Hartford Central School DistrictNew HartfordNY
New Haven Community SchoolsNew HavenMI
New Providence School DistrictNew ProvidenceNJ
Newark Central School DistrictNewarkNY
Newberg Public SchoolsNewbergOR
Newfield Central School DistrictNewfieldNY
Newington Public SchoolsNewingtonCT
Newtown Public SchoolsNewtownCT
Niskayuna Central School DistrictNiskayunaNY
North Allegheny School DistrictPittsburghPA
North Colonie Central School DistrictLathamNY
North Penn School DistrictLansdalePA
Northport-East Northport School DistrictNorthportNY
Northwest Independent School DistrictJustinTX
Norway-Vulcan Area SchoolsNorwayMI
Nutley Public SchoolsNutleyNJ
Nyack Union Free School DistrictNyackNY
Oberlin City SchoolsOberlinOH
Oceanside Public SchoolsOceansideNY
Olmsted Falls City SchoolsOlmsted FallsOH
Osseo Area Schools ISD 279Maple GroveMN
Ossining Union Free School DistrictOssiningNY
Oxford Community SchoolsOxfordMI
Palatine Community Consolidated School District 15PalatineIL
Palmyra-Macedon Central School DistrictPalmyraNY
Paoli Community School CorporationPaoliIN
Paramus Public SchoolsParamusNJ
Park Ridge school districtPark RidgeNJ
Parsippany-Troy Hills school DistrictParsippanyNJ
Pasadena Independent School DistrictPasadenaTX
Pasco School District #1PascoWA
Patchogue-Medford School DistrictPatchogueNY
Penfield Central School DistrictPenfieldNY
Penn-Harris-Madison School CorporationMishawakaIN
Pennsbury School DistrictFairless HillsPA
Perrysburg Exempted Village SchoolsPerrysburgOH
Phoenix Central School DistrictPhoenixNY
Pittsford Central School DistrictPittsfordNY
Plainview-Old Bethpage Central School DistrictPlainviewNY
Plano Community School District #88PlanoIL
Pleasant Valley Community School DistrictBettendorfIA
Port Jefferson School DistrictPort JeffersonNY
Princeton City SchoolsCincinnatiOH
Pulaski Community School DistrictPulaskiWI
Putnam Valley Central School DistrictPutnam ValleyNY
Quaker Valley School DistrictLeetsdalePA
Queensbury Union Free School DistrictQueensburyNY
Randolph Township SchoolsRandolphNJ
Red Hook Central School DistrictRed HookNY
Red Lion Area School DistrictRed LionPA
Red Oak Independent School DistrictRed OakTX
Richardson Independent School DistrictRichardsonTX
Ridgefield Public SchoolsRidgefieldNJ
Ripon Area School DistrictRiponWI
Roanoke City Public SchoolsRoanokeVA
Roanoke County Public schoolsRoanokeVA
Rochester Area School DistrictRochesterPA
Rochester Community SchoolsRochesterMI
Rush-Henrietta Central School DistrictHenriettaNY
Saint Johns County School DistrictSt. AugustineFL
San Diego Unified School DistrictSan DiegoCA
Sasnta Fe Public SchoolsSanta FeNM
Scardalse Union Free School DistrictScarsdaleNY
School Administrative Unit 16ExeterNH
School District of Fort AtkinsonFort AtkinsonWI
School District of LancasterLancasterPA
School District of Springfield TownshipFlourtownPA
School District of Upper DublinMaple GlenPA
Scotts Valley Unified School DistrictScotts ValleyCA
Shaker Heights City School DistrictShaker HeightsOH
Shelby County SchoolsMemphisTN
Shiner Independent School DistrictShinerTX
Skaneateles Central School DistrictSkaneatelesNY
Smithtown Central School DistrictSmithtownNY
South Bend Community School CorporationSouth BendIN
South Brunswick School DistrictMonmouth JunctionNJ
South Central Local School DistrictGreenwichOH
South Colonie Central School DistrictAlbanyNY
South Cpuntry Central School DistrictEast PatchogueNY
South Orangetown Central School DistrictBlauveltNY
South Spencer County School CorporationRockportIN
Southern Berkshire Regional School DistrictSheffieldMA
Southington Public SchoolsSouthingtonCT
Spackenkill Union Free School DistrictPoughkeepsieNY
Spring Grove Area School DistrictSpring GrovePA
Spring Independent School DistrictHoustonTX
Springfield School DistrictSpringfieldPA
St. Joseph School DistrictSt. JosephMS
Stafford Intermediate SchoolManahawkinNJ
State College Area School DistrictState CollegePA
Stillwater Public SchoolsStillwaterOK
Stow-Munroe Falls City School DistrictStowOH
Strongsville City School DistrictStrongsvilleOH
Sunnyvale Independent School DistrictSunnyvaleTX
Sycamore Community School DistrictCincinnatiOH
Syosset Central School DistrictSyossetNY
Torrington Public SchoolsTorringtonCT
Tri County SchoolsDe WittNE
Trinity Area School DistrictWashingtonPA
Tripoli Community School District TripoliIA
Troy School DistrictTroyMI
Tucson Unified School DistrictTucsonAZ
United Community Center, Inc.MilwaukeeWI
Upper Deerfield Township SchoolsSeabrookNJ
Upper Sandusky Exempted Village SchoolsUpper SanduskyOH
Utica Community SchoolsSterling HeightsMI
Vernon Township Public SchoolsVernonNJ
Vestavia Hills City ScoolsVestavia Hills,AL
Virginia Beach City Public SchoolsVirginia BeachVA
Wakefield Public SchoolsWakefieldMA
Ware County SchoolsWaycrossGA
Warwick Valley Central School DistrictWarwickNY
Washingtonville Central School DistrictWashingtonvilleNY
Watertown Unified School DistrictWatertownWI
Waverly Central School DistrictWaverlyNY
Waxahachie Independent School DistrictWaxahachieTX
Wayland Public SchoolsWaylandMA
wayne central school districtontario centerNY
Waynesboro Area School DistrictWaynesboroPA
Webster Central School DistrictWeebsterNY
West Allis-West Milwaukee School DistrictWest AllisWI
West Branch Local SchoolsBeloitOH
West Des Moines Community SchoolsWest Des MoinesIA
West Essex Regional School DistrictNorth CaldwellNJ
West Genesee Central School DistrictCamillusNY
West Hartford Public SchoolsWest HartfordCT
West Irondequoit Central School DistrictRochesterNY
West Lafayette Community School CorporationWest LafayetteIN
West Milford Township Public SchoolsWest MilfordNJ
Westborough Public SchoolsWestboroughMA
Westford Public SchoolsWestfordMA
Weston Public SchoolsWestonMA
Weston Public SchoolsWestonCT
Westport Public SchoolsWestportCT
Whitewater Unified School DistrictWhitewaterWI
Wichita Public Schools USD259WichitaKS
Wicomico County Public SchoolsSalisburyMD
Willard R-II SchoolsWillardMS
Williamsport Area School DistrictWilliamsportPA
Williamsville Central School DistrictEast AmherstNY
Woodland Park School District RE-2Woodland ParkCO
Woodstock Community Unit School District 200WoodstockIL
Wylie Independent School DistrictWylieTX