Smoky Valley USD 400 Orchestras
Smoky Valley USD 400 is one of only a handful of 3A school in the state of Kansas which includes orchestra as a music elective choice for its students! Directed by Henry Littich, the Smoky Valley Orchestra program is a source of community pride with a tradition of excellence. The Smoky Valley High School String and Symphony Orchestras have consistently earned first division superior ratings at the KSHSAA Large Ensemble Music Contest. In addition to outstanding ensemble performances, students have earned individual accolades, earning seats in the State and District Honor Orchestras as well as high ratings at state and district solo and small ensemble music contests. The Smoky Valley High School Orchestra performed at the Kansas Music Educators Association in-service workshop in February 2015. The Smoky Valley Middle School Orchestra and its members have also consistently earned first division superior ratings at festivals!