Join us at Symphony Hall as Merit’s Bridges:
Partners in Music students come together for the 24th annual MeritFest. Performances on this day will be by students in Merit’s Band & Choir Bridges programs. The concert will also feature a performance by the 2015 Alice S. Pfaelzer Tuition-free Conservatory Concerto Competition Winner, Amer Hasan, clarinet.
GET THE FACTS: In the 2015-16 school year, 59% of reporting CPS elementary schools met the 120 minutes of weekly arts instruction recommendation, up from 47% two years ago.