Templeton student earns excellent rating at state

Templeton Middle School seventh-grader Alexandra Koelbl earned an excellent rating April 24 at the Wisconsin School Music Association State Music Festival held at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.

Performing as a flute soloist, Koelbl earned the rating by receiving excellent marks for tone, music interpretation, intonation, expression and articulation. She qualified for the state festival by receiving the highest rating possible at a District Music Festival held in March.

The festival featured student soloists and ensembles from throughout southeastern Wisconsin.