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ROYAL WEST TOPS SOUTH OF THE BORDER

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MONTREAL, APRIL 4, 2012 – Students from Royal West Academy in Montreal West had some hardware to declare at customs recently when the school’s choir captured a number of awards at the Music in the Parks Festival in Williamsburg, Virginia.

Competing against student chorals, orchestras and band ensembles from the United States and Canada, Royal West won the overall championship as well as were named the school with the best school spirit as well as earned first place in the “school with over 750 students” category.

Royal West Academy participated in the event which takes place at amusement parks across the United States. Traditionally, the students perform in the morning and then spend the afternoon enjoying the park. For more information, visit: www.festivalsofmusic.net



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Michael J. Cohen
Communications and Marketing Specialist
English Montreal School Board
Tel: (514) 483-7200 ext. 7243
Fax: (514) 483-7213
E-mail: mcohen@emsb.qc.ca