Winman Junior High School music department receives award

Winman Junior High School, Warwick

The music department at Winman Junior High School in Warwick has received the 2014 National Association of Music Merchants Merit Award.

The NAMM Foundation is a nonprofit organization with the mission of advancing active participation in music.

The Support Music Merit Award is an opportunity for a school to be acknowledged for its commitment to music education.

NAMM received about 2,000 applications. Winman Junior High School is among 96 schools to receive The Support Music Merit Award.