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Receives National Recognition for Music Education Support

Receives National Recognition for Music Education Support

The Clear Creek Independent School District has received the Best Communities for Music Education Award from the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) Foundation for its outstanding commitment to music education.

For 25 years, this designation is given to school districts that nationwide for achieving the highest standards for providing music access and education to all students. CCISD is one of 975 districts to receive this designation for 2024.

“We are honored to be recognized by the NAMM Foundation as a district that provides music excellence and top education for students,” said CCISD Director of Visual and Performing Arts Greg Goodman. “This further acknowledges the outstanding work of our dedicated staff, students and parents and their commitment to the arts.”

In order for districts to qualify for the Best Communities designation, they answered detailed questions about funding, commitment to the music program, graduation requirements, staffing and access to music instruction. Responses were verified by school officials and reviewed by The Music Research Institute at the University of Kansas.


About the NAMM Foundation

The NAMM Foundation is a nonprofit supported in part by the National Association of Music Merchants and its 15,000 global member companies and individual professionals. The foundation advances active participation in music-making across the lifespan by supporting scientific research, philanthropic giving and public service programs. For more information about The NAMM Foundation, please visit


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