Updates from KSHSAA – July 24, 2020

At the July 24 KMEA board meeting, KSHSAA Assistant Executive Director for Fine Arts Craig Manteuffel presented the latest info from KSHSAA and NFHS regarding returning-to-school for the Fall 2020 semester. For more information, beyond this document, please check the KSHSAA website.

2020 Fall Guidance for Music Ed from NAfME/NFHS

NAfME and NFHS released the Fall 2020 Guidance for Music Education. Also, check out the NAfME COVID-19 Resource page. It is full of helpful information and is periodically being updated. Especially check out the statement from NAfME and 52 national organizations that deems arts education as essential. Two important things to bear in mind about […]


Wanted: New Tri-M Chapters

Renewed for 2020! – Charter a NEW Tri-M Music Honor Society chapter and KMEA will reimburse a portion of your chapter activation fee. After you have submitted your chapter activation to NAfME, submit a copy of your activation form and a brief summary of your Tri-M chapter goals to KMEA Tri-M Advisor Shelly Cole (). […]

2020 Summer Guidelines for Marching Bands

The KSHSAA has created a new document for marching band directors entitled “KSHSAA Guidelines for Summer Marching Band Rehearsals.” These KSHSAA guidelines have been endorsed by the Kansas Music Educators Association and Kansas Bandmasters Association. Download: 2020 Summer Guidelines for Marching Bands