Action replay for triumphant musicians
ORANA Catholic Primary School students cleaned up at a performing arts festival involving 20,000 Catholic school students.
The school had 67 entries in the seven-week festival and took home the same three awards it won last year.
Orana was the inaugural winner of the Zenith Commendation award for sustained improvement in 2014, winning this prize again in 2015.
In 2016 and 2017 Orana took out the top award for metropolitan primary schools, winning the Zenith Excellence Award for outstanding performance and participation in the Spirit of the Festival.
The school’s concert band won the shield for the most outstanding primary concert band.
Two brass players took the shield for primary school duet performances on the euphonium.
Joel Padua and William Bennion made it through to the play off at Trinity College before winning the duet prize.
Joel Padua, Chloe Chen, Charlie Henderson and William Bennion had a blast at a performing arts festival.