Paul Champion appointed Head of Groups at Sebastian River High School – Sebastian Daily

Paul Champion

Paul Champion has been appointed Director of Groups at Sebastian River Secondary School.

“Mr. Champion has served as Associate Principal of Groups for the past three years and prior to that was Associate Principal of Groups at Sunlake High School,” according to SRHS.

Champion graduated from Florida State University and marched for three years with the Carolina Crown Drum and Bugle Corps. He also spent the summer of 2014 as a performer at Busch Gardens in Williamsburg.

“I am pleased to announce that I will be taking over as Director of Groups at Sebastian River for the 2022-2023 school year! I am so excited to have the opportunity to continue the tradition of excellence at this wonderful program,” Champion posted on his Facebook page.

Champion is an active member of the Florida Bandmasters Association, the Nation Association for Music Education, and the Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia Fraternity of America.

Sebastian River High School is also looking to fill its Associate Director of Groups position and will be posting the position soon.

“If you know someone or are interested in the position, please do not hesitate to contact me at [email protected]. Having held this position until just a few days ago, I can confirm that this is an incredible position with many benefits, including the opportunity to work in a supportive school district with wonderful students” , added Champion.


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