Senior Anthony Amaro has been playing trumpet in the A+ Academy Knight Band for 8 years now and has served as the Marching Band Co-Captain as a Freshmen and Captain for the last 3 years. In addition to his leadership position in the band, Anthony has also earned 2 medals for Superior ratings at UIL Solo and Ensemble. He was also selected 3 times by audition to play in the ATSSB All-Region Honor Concert Band. Also, because of his high ranking audition score at Region Honor Band, he was selected to audition at ATSSB Area Band where he earned a ranking of 13th trumpet player in Area! Anthony holds the distinct honor of being the first band member in the history of the A+ Academy Secondary band to achieve the Area level. Anthony plans to earn a Music Education degree in College and return to A+ Academy Secondary to continue to lead the band as the Band Director!