Stimson Tuba Player Receives Scholarship

Left to right: John Sterbens with his Tuba, Principal Faye Robins and music teacher Jennifer Schmelter.
Left to right: John Sterbens with his Tuba, Principal Faye Robins and music teacher Jennifer Schmelter.

Stimson Middle School music teacher Ms. Jennifer Schmelter is pleased to announce that her student John Sterbens has been chosen to receive the SCMEA “NYS Summer Music Festival Scholarship” based on his musical background, experience, and talent. The scholarship will be presented to John and his family at the SCMEA Division 2 West All-County concert at Elwood Middle School on Sunday, March 10 at 5:pm. The $500 check will be payable to a music camp or summer music program of John’s choice.

Congratulations John, and all of his music teachers for fostering his love of music.