GRAMMY Foundation, Best Buy Grant More Than $400,000

April 02, 2012 -- 1:51 pm PDT

In August 2010 the GRAMMY Foundation, in partnership with Best Buy Mobile, launched a new extension of its GRAMMY Signature Schools program titled the GRAMMY Signature Schools Community Award. To celebrate the opening of new Best Buy Mobile stores, the GRAMMY Foundation identified deserving public high school music programs to receive the award and a financial grant of $2,000, made possible by Best Buy Mobile. Since its inception, 200 schools have received the GRAMMY Signature Schools Community Award, with total funds granted exceeding $400,000.

Adrian C. Wilcox High School, Santa Clara, Calif.
Albany High School, Albany, N.Y.
Alfred Bonnabel High School, Kenner, La.
Appleton East High School, Appleton, Wis.
Armijo High School, Fairfield, Calif.
Arthur Hill High School, Saginaw, Mich.
Ashbrook High School, Gastonia, N.C.
Avondale High School, Auburn Hills, Mich.
Bayless Senior High School, St. Louis
Belle Point Alternative Center, Fort Smith, Ark.
Belleville West High School, Belleville, Ill.
Benson High School Magnet, Omaha, Neb.
Bloomington High School, Bloomington, Ill.
Blue Springs High School, Blue Springs, Mo.
Bonnerville High School, Idaho Falls, Idaho
Booker High School, Sarasota, Fla.
Booker T. Washington High School, Pensacola, Fla.
Borah High School, Boise, Idaho
Bossier High School, Bossier City, La.
Bowie High School, El Paso, Texas
Brandon High School, Brandon, Fla.
Broadmoor High School, Baton Rouge, La.
Bryan High School, Bryan, Texas
Bryan Station High School, Lexington, Ky.
Burke High School, Omaha, Neb.
Capital High School, Olympia, Wash.
Capuchino High School, San Bruno, Calif.
Carroll High School, Monroe, La.
Case High School, Racine, Wis.
Cedar Cliff high School, Camp Hill, Pa.
Centennial High School, Franklin, Tenn.
Central High School, Cape Girardeau, Mo.
Central High School, Capitol Heights, Md.
Central High School, Springfield, Mo.
Central High School, Tuscaloosa, Ala.
Champaign Central High School, Champaign, Ill.
Charlottesville High School, Charlottesville, Va.
Chattanooga School for the Arts and Sciences, Chattanooga, Tenn.
Cheyenne East High School, Cheyenne, Wyo.
Chicopee High School, Chicopee, Mass.
Chief Stealth High School, Seattle
Christiansburg High School, Christiansburg, Va.
Clarksville High School, Clarksville, Ind.
Columbia High School, Columbia, S.C.
Cooper High School, Abilene, Texas
Cordova High School, Cordova, Tenn.
Cox Mill High School, Concord, N.C.
Cross Keys High School, Atlanta
Del Sol High School, Las Vegas
Desert Pines High School, Las Vegas
Dougherty Comprehensive High School, Ablany, Ga.
Douglas County High School, Douglasville, Ga.
Dover High School, Dover, Del.
Dublin Scioto High School, Dublin, Ohio
Dunbar High School, Fort Myers, Fla.
Earl Wooster High School, Reno, Nev.
East Aurora High School, Aurora, Ill.
East Central High School, Tulsa, Okla.
East Community Learning Center, Akron, Ohio
East High School, Denver
East High School, Madison, Wis.
East High School, Youngstown, Ohio
East Senior High School, Erie, Pa.
Eastside High School, Gainsville, Fla.
Edison High School, Edison, N.J.
Ellender Memorial High School, Houma, La.
Elsie Allen High School, Santa Rosa, Calif.
Estacado High School, Lubbock, Texas
Farmersville High School, Farmersville, Calif.
Fayetteville High School, Fayetteville, Ark.
Flint Northern High School, Flint, Mich.
Fort Vancouver High School, Vancouver, Wash.
Francis Howell North High School, St. Charles, Mo.
Frederick High School, Frederick, Md.
Freedom High School, Woodbridge, Va.
Gateway High School, Aurora, Colo.
George Fowler High School, Syracuse, N.Y.
Golden High School, Golden, Colo.
Goshen Central High School, Goshen, N.Y.
Greensburg Salem High School, Greensburg, Pa.
Gunderson High School, San Jose, Calif.
Hall High School, Little Rock, Ark.
Handley High School, Winchester, Va.
Hickory High School, Hickory, N.C.
Highland High School, Albuquerque, N.M.
Highland Park High School, Topeka, Kan.
Hiram Johnson High School, Sacramento, Calif.
Hirschi High School, Wichita Falls, Texas
HL Richards High School, Oak Lawn, Ill.
Hoover High School, Fresno, Calif.
Hopkins High School, Minnetonka, Minn.
Hunters Lane High School, Nashville
Huntsville High School, Huntsville, Ala.
Ingraham High School, Seattle
Jackson Central-Merry High School, Jackson, Tenn.
James Monroe High School, Fredericksburg, Va.
Jefferson Davis High School, Montgomery, Ala.
Jefferson High School, Daly City, Calif.
Jefferson High School, Rockford, Ill.
Jefferson High School, Tampa, Fla.
Jeffersontown High School, Louisville, Ky.
John Ehret High School, Marrero, La.
John F. Kennedy High School, Chicago
John Marshall High School, Rochester, N.Y.
John Tyler High School, Tyler, Texas
Joliet Central High School, Joliet, Texas
Jonesboro High School, Jonesboro, Ark.
Joplin High School, Joplin, Mo.
Kingston High School, Kingston, N.Y.
Kirkwood High School, Kirkwood, Mo.
La Crosse Central High School, La Crosse, Wis.
Landstown High School, Virginia Beach, Va.
Largo High School, Largo, Fla.
Lawton High School, Lawton, Okla.
Lee High School, Midland, Texas
LeFlore Magnet High School, Mobile, Ala.
Liberty-Eylau High School, Texarkana, Texas
Lincoln High School, Lincoln, Neb.
Lincoln High School, Sioux Falls, S.D.
Lloyd Memorial High School, Erlanger, Ky.
Madison High School, Portland, Ore.
Magruder High School, Rockville, Md.
Mandarin High School, Jacksonville, Fla.
Mankato East High School, Mankato, Minn.
Manual High School, Pioria, Ill.
Matoaca High School, Chesterfield, Va.
McKinley High School, Niles, Ohio
Melvindale High School, Melvindale, Mich.
Memorial High School, Madison, Wis.
Meridian High School, Sanford, Mich.
Midpark High School, Middleburg Heights, Ohio
Mitchell High School, Colorado Springs, Colo.
Modesto High School, Modesto, Calif.
Monroe High School, North Hills, Calif.
Moore Traditional School, Louisville, Ky.
Morris Hills High School, Rockway, N.J.
Muncie Southside High School, Muncie, Ind.
Muskegon Heights High School, Muskegon Heights, Mich.
Naples High School, Naples, Fla.
Neshaminy High School, Langhone, Pa.
New Bedford High School, New Bedford, Mass.
New Brunswick High School, New Brunswick, N.J.
New Hanover High School, Wilmington, N.C.
Newtown High School, Elmhurt, N.Y.
Niles West High School, Skokie, Ill.
Nimitz High School, Irving, Texas
Norristown Area High School, Norristown, Pa.
North County High School, Glen Burnie, Md.
North High School, Eau Claire, Wis.
North Little Rock — East High School, North Little Rock, Ark.
North Olmsted High School, North Olmsted, Ohio
Oak Grove High School, Hattiesburg, Miss.
Oak Leaf High School, Orange Park, Fla.
Oakland High School, Murfreesboro, Tenn.
Okemos High School, Okemos, Mich.
Oklahoma Centennial High School, Oklahoma City, Okla.
Osbourne High School, Smryna, Ga.
Oscar Smith High School, Chesapeake, Va.
Ozen High School, Beaumont, Texas
Paramus High School, Paramus, N.J.
Parker High School, Janesville, Wis.
Plano East Senior High School, Plano, Texas
Plantation High School, Plantation, Fla.
Portage Northern High School, Portage, Mich.
Portsmouth High School, Portsmouth, N.H.
Poughkeepsie High School, Poughkeesie, N.Y.
Ramsay High School, Birmingham, Ala.
Rochester School of the Arts, Rochester, N.Y.
Rogers High School, Toledo, Ohio
Romeo High School, Romeo, Mich.
Roseville High School, Roseville, Calif.
Sarasota High School, Sarasota, Fla.
Saugus High School, Saugus, Mass.
Seminole High School, Sanford, Fla.
Sickles High School, Tampa, Fla.
Silverado High School, Victorville, Calif.
Simon Rivera High School, Brownsville, Texas
Soquel High School, Soquel, Calif.
South Dade Senior High School, Homestead, Fla.
South Hagerstown High School, Hagerstown, Md.
South Mecklenburg High School, Charlotte, N.C.
St. Petersburg High School, St. Petersburg, Fla.
Standley Lake High School, Westminster, Colo.
State College Area High School, State College, Pa.
Stivers School for the Arts, Dayton, Ohio
Taft High School, Woodland Hills, Calif.
Tennyson High School, Hayward, Calif.
The Colony High School, Lewisville, Texas
Thomas R. Proctor High School, Utica, N.Y.
Timken High School, Canton, Ohio
Tosa West High School, Wauwatosa, Wis.
Troy High School, Troy, Mich.
Tupelo High School, Tupelo, Miss.
University City High School, St. Louis
University High School, Waco, Texas
Valley High School, West Des Moines, Iowa
Victor Senior High School, Victor, N.Y.
Vineland High School, Vineland, N.J.
Waggener High School, Louisville, Ky.
Waterford High School, Waterford, Conn.
Wayne Memorial High School, Wayne, Mich.
West Mesa High School, Albuquerque, N.M.
West Vigo High School, West Terre Haute, Ind.
West York High School, York, Pa.
Western High School, Las Vegas
Westover High School, Fayetteville, N.C.
Westport High School, Ocala, Fla.
Wichita North High School, Wichita, Kan.
Wichita Southeast High School, Wichita, Kan.
Wilkinsburg Senior High School, Wilkinsburg, Pa.
Willow Glen High School, San Jose, Calif.
Wilson High School, Portland, Ore.
Withrow International High School, Cincinnati
Ygnacio Valley High School, Concord, Calif.