Valley Stream UFSD Thirteen Honored with Best Communities for Music Education Award by NAMM Foundation

April 11, 2024

Valley Stream UFSD Thirteen is proud to announce that it has been selected to receive the prestigious Best Communities for Music Education Award by the NAMM Foundation. This esteemed award program celebrates the outstanding efforts of teachers, administrators, parents, students, and community leaders within a school district who have made music education an integral part of a well-rounded education. 

“Through collaborative efforts and a shared passion for music, Valley Stream UFSD Thirteen has created a nurturing environment that encourages creativity, expression, and personal growth through music,” said Dr. Judith LaRocca, Superintendent of Valley Stream UFSD Thirteen. “The recognition from the NAMM Foundation is a reflection of the hard work and dedication of our teachers, parents, and students who have championed music education.”

Receiving the Best Communities for Music Education Award is a testament to Valley Stream UFSD Thirteen’s unwavering commitment to providing exceptional music education opportunities to its students. By fostering a supportive and enriching environment for music education, the district has demonstrated a high level of dedication and access to music programs that enhance the overall educational experience for students. The designation as the Best Community for Music Education highlights Valley Stream UFSD Thirteen’s exceptional efforts in promoting music education as a vital component of a comprehensive education.